About Us

Growing with Crawford Park Farming

CPF manages more than $50 million dollars of real estate assets for our investors who have invested through retirement accounts, corporate pension accounts, individual retirement plans as well as individual accounts. We invest in excess of $1 Million dollars monthly in private equity investments on behalf of our clients.

CPF oversees an annual cash flow in excess of $5 million supported with a staff of over 20 people. We provide; financial management, monthly reporting, property management, and construction management.

Our team of investment professionals and farm mangers has experience in managing direct framing operations and the development of permanent plantings. For each of our farm investments we monitor and assess the performance and a local experienced professional farm manager will provide the day to day management.

Mark F. Crawford – President

Mark Crawford, President, directs the property acquisitions, capital formation and structures the transaction specifics for each of the investments. He serves as the manager of the ownership entities that holds a Member share in each of the investments.

As an Agricultural Business Management major, he attended both California Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo and Pomona. Mark is a licensed real estate broker and holds an NMLS license.

Joanna Crawford- Vice President- Controller

Joanna Crawford is the Vice President at Crawford Park Financial, where she manages the finance and compliance functions. Prior to joining CPF in 2007 she was an SVP/Compliance with Countrywide Home Loans. During her 14 year tenure her roles included; HDMA, Fair Lending, and Internal Audit. She also practiced public accounting for several years at Price Waterhouse. Joanna has a BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin, and she is a CPA.