Mr. Mejia is responsible for overall accounting and finance operations, including all reporting, budgeting and treasury functions. Before transitioning into a career in real estate investments, Steve was the former Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Northwestern Mutual – San Diego. He was responsible for overseeing all aspects of the finance department and business operations for San Diego, La Jolla, Carlsbad & Hawaii offices. The San Diego Business Journal has named Steve as finalist for their CFO of the Year award for 2016, 2017 and 2018. In his spare time, Steve is the Co-Chair of the Azusa Pacific Football Alumni Association “Champions Club”, President of the San Diego Chapter of Association of Latino Professionals For America (ALPFA), Mentor to Student Ambassadors at Junior Achievement and is involved in the local support of the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation and other local nonprofit organizations. Born and raised in Encinitas, California, Steve received his MBA from Azusa Pacific University, as well as his BA in Business, with an emphasis in Web and Information Technology. Steve and his wife, Amanda, reside in San Diego with their daughter, Morgan. Outside of work Steve enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and playing sports.