Our Team

Fairview serves as an investment manager to private real estate Funds, and offers investment advisory services to other privately held Funds and to separately managed accounts.  Our core investment objective in managing Funds is to provide our investors with positive, risk-adjusted returns with a focus on the protection of capital.

Click on a team member below to see their full bio.
//PRINCIPAL 
Nels Stemm
Nels Stemm
//PRINCIPAL
Nels Stemm is a co-founding principal of Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC and has led the firm’s investing and asset management activities for over 10 years. Nels has primary responsibility for the entire investment process of Fairview; including purchasing and originating loans, as well as managing real estate and working through distressed credits. Prior to Fairview, Nels was a development manager for the Kapalua Resort in Maui, Hawaii where he managed the development of multiple residential, retail, restaurant, and office properties. Nels holds a B.S. in Construction Management from the University of Washington.
//PRINCIPAL 
Carson Rasmussen
Carson Rasmussen
//PRINCIPAL
Carson Rasmussen is a co-founding principal of Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC. and has been involved in all phases of the firm’s development since its founding in 2011. Carson oversees fundraising activities on behalf of Fairview, as well as day-to-day operations of the firm, strategic planning, and new business development. Prior to Fairview, Carson was the head trader at Archon Capital Management, a private investment firm specializing in small to mid-cap equity investments. Carson holds a B.S. from the University of Washington and an M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.
//LOAN ACQUISITIONS 
Andrew Parker
Andrew Parker
//LOAN ACQUISITIONS
Andrew serves as an independent contractor to Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC providing support in sourcing, underwriting, and due diligence of potential acquisitions. Andrew worked at the Macquarie Group as a Managed Fund Specialist, where he excelled in building relationships with investors and advisors in the private banking industry. He specialized in financial analysis and modeling to support the development, implementation and promotion of various investment products. Prior to his work with Macquarie Andrew was a Logistics Officer in the Royal Australian Navy. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of New South Wales.
//DIRECTOR OF LOAN SERVICING 
Rosann Harris
Rosann Harris
//DIRECTOR OF LOAN SERVICING
Rosann serves as the Director of Loan Servicing for Seacrest Advisors, LLC "Seacrest", a wholly owned subsidiary of Fairview Partners, LLC, and sole servicer for each loan owned by Fairview managed Funds. Rosann has specialized in loan servicing and asset management for the past 30 years. Most recently Rosann worked as Assistant Vice President in the commercial loan servicing department at Homestreet Bank, responsible for oversight of a substantial loan portfolio. Prior to that, she spent time with Alliant Capital and Ned Eichler & Associates serving in a variety of capacities including, loan processing, closing management, servicing, and asset management.
//DIRECTOR OF ORIGINATIONS 
Ian McCarthy
Ian McCarthy
//DIRECTOR OF ORIGINATIONS
Ian joined Fairview in 2020 and focuses on loan origination and fundraising. Since managing the origination platform, Ian has generated ~$80m of new investments for our active funds. He also brings an East Coast outpost for Fairview, extending our reach and presence for new lending and investor relationships. Ian graduated from Kenyon College with a major in economics and concentration in Arabic language.
//SENIOR ANALYST 
Max Thornes
Max Thornes
//SENIOR ANALYST
Max serves as an investment adviser at Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC providing support to the asset management team in underwriting and due diligence. Max joined Fairview in the summer of 2014 as an intern primarily focused on real estate and credit analysis tasks for the acquisition team. Max graduated from the University of Washington Foster School of Business with a focus in Finance and Marketing. He also received his Sales Certificate at Foster under the guidance of Jack Rhodes. Max is a licensed real estate broker in Washington State. Max actively volunteers for the Rotary Boys & Girls Club of Seattle, Run to Win and Seattle’s St. Martin de Porres.  
//OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR 
Michelle Stevenson
Michelle Stevenson
//OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR
Michelle serves as the Marketing and Office Administrator for Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC in Seattle, WA. She brings over 12 years of experience in real estate and property management.  Seasoned in high-performance settings, Michelle also graduated with a degree in Media Design specializing in Marketing.
//INVESTMENT ANALYST 
Dominic Golob
Dominic Golob
//INVESTMENT ANALYST
Dominic serves as an investment analyst at Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC in Seattle, WA. He provides support with due diligence and underwriting of potential investments. Dominic graduated from University of Washington Foster School of Business with a focus in Finance and Information Systems. Dominic joined the Fairview team as an intern after graduating in the Summer of 2021.
//INVESTMENT ASSOCIATE 
Drew Engvall
Drew Engvall
//INVESTMENT ASSOCIATE
Drew serves as Investment Associate with Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC with a focus on business development and sourcing loan purchases. Drew joined Fairview from the CoStar land division where he helped grow the brand across five states in the Southwest. Prior to CoStar, he managed the administration of multi-employer pension and health trust funds with Northwest Administrators, Inc. in Seattle. Drew also worked for a mortgage bank after graduating from the University of Washington with a degree in economics.
//SERVICING ANALYST 
Snigdha Kumar
Snigdha Kumar
//SERVICING ANALYST
Snigdha serves as the Servicing Analyst for Fairview Partners Investment Management. She brings five years of retail banking experience with a background in commercial loan servicing at Seattle Bank and client servicing at Sound Community Bank in Seattle and AXIS Bank in India. She holds a master’s degree in business management.
//INVESTMENT ANALYST 
Weston Robison
Weston Robison
//INVESTMENT ANALYST
Weston serves as Investment Analyst working alongside the origination and acquisition teams at Fairview Partners Investment Management, LLC specializing in underwriting and due diligence as well as maintaining client relationships. Prior to Fairview, Weston worked in commercial real estate banking for Opus Bank, now Pacific Premier Bank. Weston graduated from USC Marshall School of Business with a focus in real estate finance and is currently attending Georgetown University’s Master of Real Estate program.