John C. Terando is Senior Vice President, Western States Division, at Griffin Living.
Based in Calabasas, California, John oversees the development and operations of Griffin Living projects in the Western United States and raises capital and structures joint ventures for Griffin Living projects across the country.
John has held principal and senior executive positions in several real estate development firms and is responsible for leading a multi-regional company from inception to over $200 million in annual revenues. Throughout his career he has helped structure over $1 billion of debt, equity, and permanent financing for real estate projects. He has also overseen the day-to-day management operations for numerous types of projects, including single and multi-family residential homes as well as age-restricted, assisted living, and memory care communities.
Prior to his real estate career, John held business management roles at 3Com, IBM, and Arrow Electronics.
John holds a BA in Political Science from UCLA and an MBA from San Diego State University and is a licensed California real estate broker.