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Scott Townes, Vice President

Scott Townes is the vice president of First Bridge Lending, overseeing the Southern California operations for FJM Investments.

Mr. Townes started his professional career as an Intelligence Officer in the Marine Corps, where he served two combat tours in Iraq. Following his military service, he spearheaded the development of a business that he scaled and managed for seven years that ultimately acquired and repositioned more than $1B of distressed residential assets nationwide. As the market recovered, Mr. Townes took over management of 3,000 multifamily and 1,000 student housing units.

Mr. Townes graduated with an MBA from UCLA Anderson and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer
Information Systems from James Madison University. He is a licensed California real estate broker.

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