Mark Zeizel, CSDC’s Vice President, joined CSDC in 2013 and serves as a project manager for CSDC’s Turnkey Development Program in the Eastern U.S. Mark’s primary responsibilities include initial underwriting, & credit analysis, arranging project financing and overseeing development and construction management from predevelopment through project delivery. Mark also provides ongoing technical assistance to charter school clients during the early start-up years, and portfolio monitoring of all charter school clients participating in any of the organization’s programs.
Prior to joining CSDC, Mark worked for a DC-based real estate investment and development company with primary responsibilities in its Capital Markets/Acquisitions Group. During this time he participated in approximately $800 million of acquisitions and in the debt and equity structuring of a 2 million square foot commercial and multi-family portfolio. Mark started his career in the financial industry working in the fixed income group of a mutual fund company.
Mark is a CFA Charterholder and holds a Master’s of Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California and Bachelor’s of Arts with a Business Management concentration from Gettysburg College. Mark also serves as a member of the Board of Trustees for City Arts and Prep Public Charter School in Washington, D.C.