With over 35 years of commercial real estate finance experience, Kevin O’Grady, senior vice president and managing director, provides financing solutions to commercial real estate developers and owners for all types of income producing properties including office, apartments, hotels, industrial, large-tract mixed-use development, and retail. In his combined experience, Mr. O’Grady has been responsible for the development of approximately 10 million square feet of commercial projects, over $19 billion in financing, and 6 million square feet of commercial office leasing.
Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Mr. O’Grady served as a partner, senior managing director and founding member of Cohen Financial’s Equity Practice where he was responsible for the origination, structuring, and placement of equity and debt. Before Cohen Financial, Mr. O’Grady served as a director for L.J. Melody & Company and at Aztec Group, Inc. as a managing director. Prior to these positions, Mr. O’Grady was a senior officer with Atlantic Gulf Communities, as well as held senior officer positions at Robert Trent Jones Development, Ahmanson Development, Turner Development, and CSX Development.
Mr. O’Grady earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland).
Beyond the Company, Mr. O’Grady is a licensed real estate salesperson in the state of Florida.