Known throughout the industry for her business acumen and solutions-oriented charisma, Mary Fedewa currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer.
Mary co-founded STORE Capital in 2011, has served as a member of its Board of Directors since 2016, and was named Chief Operating Officer in 2017. She was appointed President in September 2020 and ascended to Chief Executive Officer in April 2021. Mary has played a key role in the Company’s portfolio growth while leading all areas of operations.
Mary initially formed STORE Capital’s acquisitions team, providing our company with a distinct strategic advantage and leading the growth of demand for efficient net-lease capital solutions among middle market and larger companies. She brings extensive industry knowledge, passion for our business, and organizational expertise vital to our continued success.
Prior to co-founding STORE Capital, Mary spent several years investing as principal in single-tenant commercial real estate for private real estate companies. From 2004 to 2007, she was a Managing Director of Acquisitions at Spirit Finance Corporation, where she originated a significant volume of net lease transactions in a wide range of industries across the United States.
Mary also held a variety of positions within GE Capital, concluding as a Senior Vice President within the Consumer Finance Division. Throughout her GE Capital tenure, she held leadership positions within Mortgage Insurance, Private Label Financing and Commercial Finance, and served as a GE Quality Leader.