As Vice President of the Education Investment Group at EPR Properties, Mr. Sifford pursues the development and acquisition of education-based real estate across the country. With over 15 years of real estate experience, Mr. Sifford has helped make EPR Properties one of the largest owners of public charter schools in the U.S. and a recognized leader in the financing of educational facilities. Since joining EPR Properties in 2013, Mr. Sifford has more than doubled the Company’s total investments in their Education portfolio.
Prior to joining EPR Properties, Mr. Sifford served as a Senior Vice President at PNC Real Estate Finance. During his tenure at PNC, Mr. Sifford contributed to over $4B in loan origination and debt restructuring. Mr. Sifford holds an M.B.A in Finance and Strategy from Vanderbilt University and a B.A. in Business Administration and Sports Science from the University of Richmond.