Jim Sherman leads Beech Street’s seniors housing finance practice. During his 40-year career in the seniors housing and health care industry, he has advised clients and completed financings totaling hundreds of millions of dollars. These financings include conventional bank debt for new construction and acquisitions, bond financings, taxable and tax-exempt financings, Fannie Mae, and FHA guaranteed financings utilizing several of the programs for housing, health care and hospitals.
Jim comes to Beech Street from RED Capital Group, where he was senior managing director for seniors housing. Previously, Jim served as president and CEO of Churchill Estates, an assisted living provider, and was senior vice president of finance at CareMatrix, Inc. where he structured financings for the company’s aggressive development and acquisition plan. He also spent twenty-five years in public accounting as a health care consultant, including serving as the National Healthcare and Public Finance Partner at Laventhol & Horwath.
Jim is a recognized leader in the industry, having served on the boards of many professional organizations, including a term as president of the National Association of Seniors Living Industries.