Dwight Knapp

Executive VP of Finance
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Overview

As the Executive Vice President of Finance, Dwight brings a long background of commercial real estate experience to Melvin Mark’s business operations. He leads a team of accomplished individuals and together, they offer a breadth of financial expertise for clients.

Dwight’s interest in real estate began back in high school and has grown into a 30+ year career with notable companies that include Forum Properties, Insignia/ESG, Guardian Management, and Colliers International. In 2013, Dwight joined Melvin Mark and immediately made a positive impression. He has a natural knack for both technology and financial systems and uses his skills to develop innovative solutions for each of his clients and business operations.

Dwight has experience working with office, industrial, retail, business park, mixed use, associations, and multi-family assets for lease administration, financial reporting, credit risk, cash flow planning, tax coordination, audit, and valuation. He’s especially detail-oriented and develops customized plans to help each client reach their goals. Whether it’s creating a budget, interpreting variances or analyzing a long-term valuation plan, Dwight expertly balances finance, corporate risk, information technology, and operations during the process. He’s continuously energized by the dynamic nature of commercial real estate and strives to create value in every asset.

Dwight was born and raised in the Portland area and enjoys the regional diversity of the coast, mountains, rivers, and lakes throughout Oregon.

Professional Experience

Dwight specializes in planning, developing, implementing, and managing financial systems for a variety of commercial real estate clients. He works to improve business operations and maximize value.

Education & Awards

Oregon Real Estate License
Certified Public Accountant, Idaho State Board of Accountancy
Bachelor of Science in Business (Accounting), Portland State University

Leadership

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - Member
Commercial Association of Realtors - past Member
MRI Users Group - past Member
Oregon Real Estate Agency, Property Management Legislative Advisory Committee - past Member