Trevor Calton is a veteran of Commercial Real Estate & Mortgage Banking since 1997, with extensive experience in mortgage banking, investment acquisitions, real estate sales, and asset management. In addition to commercial lending, he has also worked as a commercial real estate broker and the Director of Asset Management for the Housing Authority of Portland.

Trevor is also a Professor of Real Estate Finance at Portland State University, where he has been teaching in the Masters of Real Estate Development program since 2011.

Trevor is the recipient of numerous national and local community awards, including the prestigious United States Presidential Service Award, the Portland Business Journal 'Forty Under 40' Award, and many others. Trevor earned his Bachelors degree and MBA from the University of Oregon.


Vice President, Commercial Lending


Jeff Shindler has been a real estate investor and developer in Portland since 2012. He is a graduate of Portland State University's Masters of Real Estate Development program. With expertise in valuation, acquisitions and financial analysis, Jeff brings the experience and perspective of an owner / developer to lending and finance.


Jeff is an avid skier, mountain biker and scuba diver, and loves spending time with his daughter exploring the Pacific Northwest.


Vice President, Commercial Lending

Certified Public Accountant

Licensed Principal Real Estate Broker


Monique Lum has worked in finance and accounting since 2001. She has experience as a commercial real estate broker, she owns and manages her own investment properties, and she has developed a condominium project. Her work as an accountant includes business valuations, reviews & taxes, managerial accounting, and contract CFO services. 

She enjoys studying the real estate market and recently graduated from the Masters of Real Estate Development program at Portland State University.


Vice President, Residential & Commercial Lending

Project Management Professional
Bilingual English/Spanish


Jason Bluth is a graduate of Arizona State University and uses his residential and commercial lending experience to provide a full-service approach to meet customer needs.  Jason is a 20-year veteran of Intel Corp and Nike, where he led many projects, developed business models, and conducted financial planning and analysis.  He is bilingual in English and Spanish and is a certified Project Management Professional.  


Jason’s strengths include his analytical skills, project management leadership, and his ability to integrate broad-scope projects in all areas of lending to meet both your short and long-term business needs.


Vice President, Commercial Lending


Michelle Swan started her career in commercial real estate with a prominent national commercial brokerage firm, specializing in both private-client and institutional-level multifamily investment property sales. She now focuses on commercial lending and other financing for a wide variety of multifamily and other commercial clients.


In her spare time, Michelle enjoys traveling, camping, whitewater rafting, and investing in real estate.


Operations Manager

Jade is coming to Evergreen Capital with 12 years of Administrative & Operations experience. After completing the Masters program at the Aesthetic Institute of Portland, she spent the last six years in sales and Medical Aesthetic Consulting & Practice Management. Jade lives in Portland's Irvington district with her husband and their 4-year old cat named Franny. She keeps herself centered with a passion for health & wellness, skincare, education, strength-training, and cooking.


Financial Analyst

Gregory Battis is a financial analyst with experience in equity research. Gregory brings strong problem solving and analytical skills to the team. He is also a finance and economics student at Portland State University.

When Gregory is not working or studying, he enjoys traveling the globe and playing chess.

Interested in joining our team? Contact us to inquire about career opportunities.