Executive Leadership

John Carter – Principal and CEO

John Carter is a founding Principal and Chief Executive Officer of Parkhurst Asset Corp. He is responsible for managing the assets of Parkhurst in line with its investment mandates. He sources, evaluates, and acquires target properties and oversees asset management once they are acquired.

John has over 15 years of experience managing his personal portfolio of apartment buildings as well as a number of joint venture holdings, and has done so successfully through all market cycles. He is proud to be part owner of one of the largest and most productive real estate brokerages in Edmonton, Alberta. From 2011 to 2014, John created and lead a multi-family sales division for a commercial real estate firm in downtown Toronto. Since 2002 he has transacted business volume with clients and his personal portfolio of over $85,000,000.

John was born in Victoria, BC and moved to Edmonton, AB where he attended Business School at the University of Alberta and subsequently received a Bachelor of Management from the University of Lethbridge.  John lived and worked in Toronto, ON. from 2010 to 2014. He is based in Edmonton, AB.

In addition to spending quality time with close friends and family, John enjoys regular world travel, mountain biking, basketball, golf, and multiple water sports. He gains great satisfaction when he negotiates a unique and profitable real estate deal, you speak in Excel, and when he can help others achieve their personal and financial goals.   Connect with John:


Service Providers


Keith Reed

Reed Pope LLP, Victoria BC

Keith Reed is a Partner at REED POPE LLP, a leading business law firm based in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. He offers top-tier service to a wide variety of clients involved in local, national, and international transactions and business dealings. He is trusted counsel to prominent entrepreneurs in British Columbia and Alberta, as well as to start-ups and emerging entities, family-owned businesses, charities, and not-for-profit organizations.



KRP Group

Tax Advisory

Neil Cockburn, CA, CFP, TEP

KRP Group

Neil specializes in providing business advisory services to owner-managed businesses and to not-for-profit organizations. These services include accounting, auditing, tax planning for corporations and individuals, assistance with financing, new business start-up, business purchase or sale and exit planning strategies, including estate planning and preparation of terminal and estate tax returns.


KRP Group Justin Rousseau, CA 

KRP Group

Justin’s focus is primarily in audit and assurance, where he works with a number of his firm’s public company, reporting issuer and regulated industry and owner-managed business clients, providing audit, taxation or business advisory services.


Property Management

Dianne Bollman, Property Manager

RE/MAX Commercial Capital Property Management

Dianne is a licensed property manager with RECA, the governing authority for property management within Alberta.  She has held a real estate and property management license in BC since 1994, and in Alberta since 2003. Dianne’s 15 plus years of direct property management experience include managing multiple portfolios consisting of hundreds of units for Boardwalk REIT, Midwest and Davies Management, before joining RE/MAX Commercial Capital Property Management.




Marilyn Sterling & Barb Steckly

Preferred Client Services Group Ltd.

A local Edmonton based firm with 12 professional bookkeepers lead by Barb Steckly. Marilyn is assigned to our files and ensures accurate and timely reporting to both management and investment partners.



Professional Affiliations


We are proud past owner members of this fine organization.  Their Mission:  The Edmonton Apartment Association brings together owners, operators and managers of residential rental properties. Working together, we promote professionalism, education and equity in all aspects of the Residential Rental Business for the benefit of industry members and tenants.



We are proud past members of this fine organization.  The Real Estate Investment Network (REIN) is:  An exclusive Membership Program which is dedicated to educating its Members about how, where and when to buy Canadian real estate. From networking with other active investors, to having direct access to leading-edge experts, it is simply the most complete program of its kind anywhere in North America.