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J. Marshall Peck, President

Marshall Peck founded InterPark in 1997 with Michael Prussian, and capitalized and built it into the largest owner/operator of private parking garages in the U.S. Prior to InterPark, he was a Managing Director of Security Capital Group (“SCG”) with responsibility for operating oversight of strategic investments in public and private U.S. real estate operating companies. Additionally, he served on the Boards of Regency Realty, Storage USA and CarrAmerica. Prior to joining SCG, Mr. Peck was a member of the Management Committee of LaSalle Partners, a global real estate firm providing investment and transaction services to major public and private institutions. He served as a Board Member and Chairman of the Pension Real Estate Association. During his tenure with LaSalle, Mr. Peck was responsible for operating groups in both the services and investment business, as well as initiating, capitalizing and investing a series of partnerships that invested in urban parking facilities throughout the United States. Prior thereto, Mr. Peck held various marketing and management positions in the data processing division of IBM Corporation. Mr. Peck received his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Michael Prussian, Chief Investment Officer

Michael Prussian is Chief Investment Officer of InterPark and has over 30 years of experience in the parking industry. Prior to forming InterPark with Mr. Peck, Mr. Prussian served as President of General Parking and 326 S. Wells Corporation. During his tenure with General Parking, he served the firm in a number of capacities beginning in 1971, including positions of Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Under his leadership, the Company grew by over 300 percent. From 1980 to 1992, Mr. Prussian remained an Officer and Director of General Parking and was actively involved in strategic planning and all major operational decisions. Mr. Prussian has been a member of the National Parking Association Board of Directors and holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan.

James Mueller, Chief Operating Officer

Jim Mueller is Chief Operating Officer of InterPark, with responsibility for all parking operations and commercial activity encompassing over $250 million in operating revenue. His responsibilities also include Digital Marketing and annual Capital Budget/spend. Prior to joining InterPark, Mr. Mueller was Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Revenue Management for Hertz International, based in London.  In this role, Mr. Mueller also led the company's international commercial strategy, customer service, and mobility initiatives.  He previously worked for over 20 years in aviation including roles as Senior Vice President Global Sales for Etihad Airways based in Abu Dhabi and Vice President Asia/Pacific for United Airlines, based in Tokyo, Japan.  Mr. Mueller has an MBA from the University of Minnesota and a BA in Economics from St. John's University in Minnesota.

Andrew Runge, Chief Financial Officer

Andy Runge joined InterPark as Chief Financial Officer in 2011. Previously Mr. Runge served as Senior Vice President Finance for General Growth Properties, a publically traded real estate investment trust. During his time at General Growth Mr. Runge lead the 30+ member Financial Services group responsible for all financial analysis, management reporting, lease administration and external supplemental financial reporting. Additionally he was a member of the deal team that was responsible for the financial restructuring of General Growth Properties which culminated in a successful $2.3 billion post restructuring equity raise. Prior to joining General Growth Properties, Mr. Runge was the Chief Financial Officer of Wind Realty Partners (formally known as CMD Realty Investors), a private real estate investment company. During his tenure at Wind/CMD he directed a team of finance and accounting professionals responsible for banking, accounting, financial reporting, portfolio analytics and risk management. Mr. Runge has over 20 years of experience in commercial real estate finance and accounting, and holds a BS from the University of Illinois/Chicago and an MBA in Finance from Loyola University.

Sarah A. Fisher, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Sarah has been in the parking and real estate industry nearly her entire 13-year legal career. In her role as General Counsel, Sarah is responsible for overseeing all legal, regulatory and compliance matters associated with the company and operations. Sarah has experience both in private law firm practice and in-house. She earned her B.A. from the University of Iowa and her Juris Doctor from the Georgetown University Law Center. Sarah is an active board member of the National Parking Association, the Near Airport Parking Industry Trade Association as well as the Airport Ground Transportation Association.

Roberts Higgins, Senior Vice President - Human Resources

Rob Higgins is a Senior Vice President of InterPark and has responsibility for Human Resources, Labor Relations, Payroll/HRIS and Environmental Health and Safety activities for InterPark. Mr. Higgins has over 20 years of Human Resources management experience and joined InterPark in April 2006. Prior to joining InterPark, Mr. Higgins spent 16 years in HR leadership roles with Fortune 500 and privately held transportation manufacturing and services companies including Lockheed, Duchossois Industries and Trinity Industries, working with large represented and non-represented employee populations. Mr. Higgins received his B.A. from the University of Illinois at Champaign. He is a certified mediator and has served in several board positions for the Chicago Chapter of the Disability Management Employers Coalition.

Jennifer Giedt, Senior Vice President - Finance

Jennifer is a Senior Vice President of InterPark and has responsibility for debt and equity financing activities on the company’s owned portfolio. Additionally, she underwrites new acquisitions and developments, and assists with leasing of the retail portfolio. Ms. Giedt has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience spanning nearly all asset classes. Prior to joining InterPark in 2019, Ms. Giedt spent 9 years at U.S. Bank underwriting and originating project and corporate level debt for owners ranging from local developers to national, publicly traded REITs. Prior to that she held positions at Ventas and Northwestern Mutual Life, underwriting both long-term and construction debt, as well as acquisitions and developments. Ms. Giedt received her BBA from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Andrew R. McLaughlin, Senior Vice President - Acquisitions

Andy McLaughlin is a Senior Vice President of InterPark and is responsible for Acquisitions, including new developments such as the 847-space parking investment in the Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital campus in Philadelphia. Additionally, Mr. McLaughlin has acquired garages that have been condominium interests in commercial office towers, hotels, residential buildings, as well as fee simple garages and surface lots. He has led InterPark's effort to privatize government and medical center parking assets with taxable and non-taxable funding. Prior to joining InterPark in 1998, Mr. McLaughlin was with General Parking in Chicago and led the development and construction of several Loop self-park garages. Mr. McLaughlin's parking experience dates to 1982 when he joined General Parking with responsibilities for project management, claims administration, parking operations, construction management, garage design/development, and new business. Mr. McLaughlin has an MBA from DePaul University and a BS in Finance from Northern Illinois University.

David Nelson, Vice President - Information Technology

David Nelson is the Director of Information Technology for InterPark and has been with InterPark since 2001. Prior to joining InterPark, he was a Senior Information Technology consultant with Ernst & Young. At InterPark, Mr. Nelson has led the company through a number of industry-leading technology initiatives including the development of custom software used to integrate disparate parking equipment software to InterPark’s centralized accounting and financial reporting systems. He has managed InterPark’s development of a customer focused suite of web and mobile applications, making technology a competitive advantage and a growth driver for InterPark. Mr. Nelson has 15 years of experience in application development and network/security, and holds a BS in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering from the University of Wisconsin/Madison.