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Michael Sher

Chief Financial Officer

Michael Sher is the Chief Financial Officer of GK Development, Inc. Michael joined GK bringing more than 30 years of experience including public accounting, specializing in audit, tax, and consulting services within the real estate industry. His long-term experience includes managing the audits of large real estate portfolios encompassing all asset classes; privately offered real estate syndications and entities with troubled loan and real estate-owned portfolios. Prior to joining GK, Michael was a partner with McGladrey LLP and served as the Chief Financial Officer of a multifamily real estate developer, Mesa Development Corporation based in Chicago, Illinois. Mesa Development has developed over $400,000,000 of multifamily real estate. As CFO, Michael was responsible for all aspects of the finance department including; the reporting process, investor and lender relations, treasury, tax and compliance. Michael’s education includes a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master’s of Science in Taxation from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. Michael is a Certified Public Accountant and member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society.