Meet Mary Cornelius

Mary Cornelius

Mary works directly with the CFO, and is responsible for managing the daily accounting functions for the Investment Real Estate Group of Companies (IREGC) including Investment Real Estate (IRE), Investment Real Estate Construction (IREC) and Investment Real Estate Management (IREM). Her responsibilities include providing key support and administration in banking and treasury, accounts payable and receivable, payroll support and financial reporting. She also works with and supports the Accounting Assistant, Tyler Jermyn.

Mary joined IRE with over 35 years of both commercial and residential real estate experience. Additionally, she has also been involved in various types of construction companies, implementing such processes as cost accounting and proper reporting for job profitability. Mary has also worked with new startup companies, has helped set them up on the federal level and followed through on all state and local municipality legalities. She has a thorough understanding of accounting practices with a good attention to processes, procedures and details, which will improve the accuracy of company financial reporting.

In her spare time, Mary enjoys spending time with her family and close friends. Motorcycle rides with her fiancé is one of her greatest pleasures. She loves to cook and bake, finding satisfaction in her guests or family thoroughly enjoying a meal. Mary is an avid reader and helps often with breast cancer fundraising and awareness. One of her most memorable experiences has been participating in the 2010 Susan G. Koman 60 mile 3 day walk.

Mary graduated Summa Cum Laude from Albright College with her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.

She is a member of the national Self Storage Association (SSA) and the Pennsylvania Self Storage Association (PASSA).