325 West Huron Street Suite 412 Chicago, Illinois 60654


John F. Siff, President
(312) 220-0051/ (312) 543-0134 (cellular)


Mr. Siff is the founding principal of PRA and is the company’s President and CEO. Mr. Siff has arranged, serviced, sold or purchased over $3 billion of real estate debt and equity during the last 35 years.

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Sandy Payne, Vice President
(312) 220-0053 / (312) 953-3298 (cellular)


Mr. Payne joined PRA in 1994. His responsibilities include supporting Mr. Siff’s loan production efforts as well as overseeing PRA’s growing loan administration, closing and servicing portfolio. Prior to joining PRA, Mr. Payne has worked in the real estate industry since 1974 with line responsibilities ranging from acquisitions to portfolio management.

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Albert E. Van Alyea, Managing Director
(312) 220-0054 / (312) 282-4565 (cellular)


As Managing Director and with over 18 years experience in the commercial mortgage banking industry, Alby Van Alyea's primary responsibilities lie in the origination, qualifying and underwriting of potential financings for Prairie's Correspondent Lenders.

Rosemarie D. Kern, Loan Servicing / Comptroller
(312) 220-0667


Ms. Kern joined PRA in 1998 to oversee day to day operations of the production and servicing companies. Additionally, she oversees all Investor reporting, the Annual Audit and year-end reporting functions.

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