Mr. Cushman is Partner and Chief Compliance Officer with Oakwood Real Estate Partners, a Denver based real estate private equity firm. Mr. Cushman is jointly-responsible for fundraising and all real estate investment decisions related to the firm’s extensive multifamily, office, retail, office, hospitality, senior housing, and land holdings throughout the US.
Prior to co-founding Oakwood, Mr. Cushman was a Vice President at Oakwood’s predecessor, Parkwood Real Estate Partners. Parkwood invested in over $1 billion of real estate in 64 properties nationwide. Before joining Parkwood, Mr. Cushman was Sr. Vice President of Development for Bancroft Capital. Prior to moving to Colorado, Mr. Cushman worked for Louis Dreyfus Property Group and its affiliates in California and New York which specialized in the development of Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and office properties.
Mr. Cushman holds an MBA from the University of Denver Daniels College of Business and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Mr. Cushman is on the Board of Directors of the University of Colorado Real Estate Center and Career Advisory Center. He is also a mentor with the University of Colorado Professional Mentorship Program as well as a volunteer and sponsor of The Ability Experience, a charitable organization benefiting persons with disabilities. He resides in Littleton, Colorado with his wife and two children.