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Joe Samford

Corporate Support Services

Senior Vice President and Managing Director

Joe is responsible for providing investment services including sourcing and negotiating debt transactions for the Central and Western regions at JPI. He has been in commercial real estate finance for the last 34 years, holding various loan production positions with both management and client-facing responsibilities. Over the past 11 years Joe was employed with Regions Bank/AmSouth, and the previous 21 years with JPM Chase/Bank One/MBank. Prior to getting into commercial banking, Joe began his commercial real estate lending career with Lumbermen’s Investment Corporation. Joe holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from The University of Texas at Austin and is a Certified Public Accountant.