“I’m excited to bring my experience to Greenworks Lending and to lead the effort to make C-PACE more recognizable in Ohio.”

Chris Ellis

Business<br />Development Director, Ohio

Chris’ Greenworks Story

Chris is the Business Development Director, Ohio at Greenworks Lending.  Chris has over twenty years of experience in commercial real estate, including working in areas of accounting, asset management, acquisitions, dispositions, underwriting, financing and investor relations.  Prior to Greenworks Lending, Chris was Vice President, Investor Relations at White Oak Partners.  Additionally, Chris spent eleven years with Washington Prime Group, formally Glimcher Realty Trust, as Senior Director, Investments, where he sourced new acquisition opportunities, oversaw the financial underwriting function, managed the relationships with joint venture partners, and oversaw financial projections on development and redevelopment opportunities.  He also spent 10 years at Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS), in the Real Estate Accounting and the Real Estate Investment Division, where he managed several portfolios totaling over $1.5 billion in market value consisting of various property types.

Chris received his MBA from The Dauch School of Business at Ashland University and his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from The Ohio State University.  He is also a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in Ohio.