Mary Cunningham is President and Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Deferred Exchange Company, one of the nation's oldest and largest providers of Qualified Intermediary services to investors seeking to structure tax-deferred exchanges under IRC Section 1031. Mary is responsible for a team of professionals who are dedicated to providing Qualified Intermediary and Exchange Accommodation Titleholder services to attorneys, accountants, real estate and tax professionals nationwide.
Mary's expertise comes from her direct involvement with tens of thousands of tax-deferred exchanges across a diverse group of assets over a 20+ year period. Mary earned her B.S. in Finance from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and is a 1996 graduate of the American Bankers Association National Graduate Trust School and holds the Certified Exchange Specialist® designation. Mary is actively involved in the Federation of Exchange Accommodators (FEA) the national trade organization for qualified intermediaries. Mary currently serves on the FEA Executive Committee.