Dwight Capital, one of the nation’s largest and most prominent private commercial real estate lenders, has hired Ryan Miles as its Managing Director – Chief LEAN/Healthcare Underwriter.
Prior to joining Dwight Capital, Ryan was a Managing Director and Chief Credit Officer for Seniors Housing and Healthcare at Lancaster Pollard, a financial services firm based in Columbus, Ohio, which is now part of the broader lending platform, Lument.
Ryan has over a decade of experience in the commercial real estate finance industry, including credit analysis, underwriting and valuation. He worked in the underwriting department of a low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) equity syndicator before joining Lancaster Pollard in 2006. During his time at the firm, he gained significant expertise within a wide range of financing structures. Ryan has also worked directly with agents at Fannie Mae, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)/Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Ryan will be responsible for providing leadership and direction to the Dwight healthcare team throughout the underwriting process. He will also manage aspects of credit approval, loan underwriting and closing for all healthcare loan products. With his significant work experience and key industry relationships, Ryan will play an integral role in growing the healthcare business and will serve as a primary liaison to HUD’s Office of Residential Care Facilities (ORCF) for our firm.
Ryan received his Bachelor of Science in Business, with a focus in Finance, from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. He is approved by HUD to underwrite within MAP and LEAN programs and holds general securities and investment banking representative licenses (Series 7 and 79).