Our People

In a business dependant on relationships, it’s important to know the faces behind the finances. John Petersen, Greg Wellington and David Schaffer were running the regional office of a leading nationwide capital market firm when they decided to join forces with Melvin Mark and create the Melvin Mark Capital Group. Between them, this trio represents more than 70 years of experience and $6 billion in real estate transactions. Their track record of success and service is second to none; their professionalism, expertise and genuine desire to help will quickly win you over.

John Petersen

Executive Director,

(503) 546-4778

Greg Wellington

Managing Director,

(503) 546-4779

David Schaffer

Managing Director, Production
(503) 546-4780

Joanne Hurd

Associate Director,


(503) 546-4543