Jen Merill

Jen Merill | CJM Development Group | Draper UT

Chief Financial Officer

Jennifer Merrill is the Chief Financial Officer of CJM Development Group. She has over 23 years of experience in corporate finance and accounting and over 17 years of experience with multifamily real estate. Jennifer has been actively involved in strategic business planning for the group. Her main responsibilities are to oversee all aspects of corporate finance and to contribute in strategic business planning as an executive within the organization. She is heavily involved in structuring new construction deals and assisting with acquisitions and dispositions. As part of her responsibilities at CJM Development Group, Jennifer oversees the acquisitions and dispositions of the company’s portfolio of assets. At one point in her career she oversaw the acquisition and disposition of a portfolio of assets held by Goldman Sachs, generating healthy returns for the portfolio.

She began her career in real estate development with the Millwood Companies in 2001 after completing her undergraduate work in Business/Accounting at the University of Utah. While working with the Millwood Companies she went on to earn a Masters of Professional Accountancy from the University of Utah and later worked for Deloitte & Touche in Los Angeles, CA. Upon gaining valuable public accounting experience, she returned to the Millwood Companies to continue her career in real estate until her employment with CJM Development Group.