Evan M. Yerega serves as the Treasurer for the real estate team. Prior to joining Boyd Watterson in July 2019, Evan was with KeyCorp for over ten years where he held various roles of increasing responsibility in the Finance, Treasury, Credit Risk and Commercial Real Estate groups. Most recently, he worked in the Income Property Group where he managed a $300MM portfolio of commercial real estate loans. Evan holds a BBA in Finance and Economics from Ohio University.
Larry Murphy is a Senior Analyst for Boyd Watterson’s real estate team. Larry joined Boyd Watterson Asset Management in May 2018. Larry brings 24 years of financials services and commercial real estate experience to BWAM most recently working as a Senior Analyst for KeyBank, focusing on loan origination for Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (“CMBS”) and Investor Placement executions. Larry also held underwriting positions in LaSalle Bank’s and Barclays Real Estate Capital’s capital markets groups structuring and financing more than $2.5 billion in CMBS transactions. He also has workout/asset management experience handling a $500 million commercial real estate portfolio. Larry received his BS from the University of Iowa.
Mark E. Montgomery is the Manager for Construction with Boyd Watterson’s real estate team. Prior to joining the company, Mark spent 15 years as Vice President/Associate Director of Project and Development Services in JLL’s Mid-Atlantic Region. At JLL, Mark was responsible for managing more than 8 million square feet of design and construction projects including commercial office interiors, data centers and ground-up construction for corporate, government and non-profit clients. Prior to JLL, Mark spent five years as the lead of CBRE’s Washington, DC Metro Project Management Group. He also held various space management and project management roles at Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation and MCI/WorldCom. Mark attended the Howard University School of Architecture and earned an AAS in Construction Management from Northern Virginia Community College.
Kevin M. Cleary is a Senior Analyst for Boyd Watterson’s real estate team. Prior to joining the company in 2018, Kevin was an Equity Research Analyst at Northcoast Research, where he focused on the industrial and building materials sectors. He holds a BA in Economics from Indiana University Bloomington and is currently enrolled in the CFA program.
Vince Leibold focuses on Program Management for Boyd Watterson’s real estate team. Prior to joining Boyd Watterson in 2020, Vince held positions in strategic program management at NORC at the University of Chicago. He holds a BS from Ohio University and a Project Management Certificate from Cornell University.