’79 BA, Northern Arizona University
Jeff was born and raised in Phoenix, and upon graduating from NAU with an accounting degree, Jeff joined the “Big Eight” accounting firm of Touche Ross & Co. (now Deloitte). After obtaining his CPA, he entered into the commercial real estate field and worked as a licensed salesperson for six years. In 1988, Jeff joined the consulting division of the “Big Five” accounting firm of Coopers & Lybrand (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers) where he was Senior Manager for nine years. In 1997, Jeff joined CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm and is currently the Senior Managing Director of the firm’s Financial Consulting Group. He is a former member of the Valley Partnership Board and Past-President of the Phoenix Chapter of the International Association of Corporate Real Estate Executives (now CoreNet Global). Jeff enjoys golfing and traveling. He and his wife Mary live in Tempe and have two children, John and Christine.