Mary Jane Parker

Vice President Research

Mary Jane Parker joined the Raleigh-Durham team in January 2019 as a Research Analyst, providing research, reporting, and marketing support to advisory teams and senior management. MJ prepares local and regional market reports, and industry specific reporting on an as-needed basis.  She assists advisory teams with the preparation of BOVs, marketing materials and proposals.  MJ also provides recaps of major CRE happenings throughout the region in APG’s RDU News Roundup, posted regularly to Linkedin.  Feel free to connect with Mary Jane Parker on LinkedIn if you would like access to a downloadable copy.

Originally from the Berkshires in Massachusetts, MJ spent the previous 20 years working for a privately owned group of specialty finance companies, and has broad experience in commercial lending, credit underwriting, market research, and legal file and portfolio review.   MJ was directly involved in the credit underwriting and ongoing servicing of over $400 million in commercial loans, granted to land and resort developers operating in 16 states throughout the U.S.


What was your first concert?
Willie Nelson! At Tanglewood in the beautiful Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts.

Community Involvement

  • At APG, philanthropy and giving back to the community are of the highest of priorities.  MJ is active in the company’s designated team of employees known as the WeCare Team, which meets monthly to select causes and area non-profits to support. 
  • In her free time, MJ is also an active member and project leader with, serving a variety of local non-profits throughout the Triangle.