Scott J. Ward, CFA
Vice President, Commercial Finance Group
Scott Ward joined Mid-North Financial Services, Inc. in 1996 where he was an owner, and joined Draper and Kramer, Incorporated upon its acquisition of Mid-North in November 2004. Mr. Ward has over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate in Chicago and the Midwest, having spent five years with the Equity Group. He has financed over $1 billion in real estate during his career. Mr. Ward graduated from the University of Missouri with degrees in both Finance and Real Estate. He has served on the Finance Advisory Board there since 1993 including as its Chairman and was awarded the School’s highest honor. He is a past President of the CFA Society Kansas City as well as a licensed Illinois Real Estate Broker. Married with 2 children, he has coached multiple youth sports teams, owns a certified organic farm, and has finished 5 marathons.