As President, Jason leads all aspects of KDG asset management and investment activities. Jason joined KDG predecessor the Koman Group as Vice President of Investments in 2008. He has since led $750 million in transactions as Managing Director and President, including CityPlace, Koman’s flagship mixed-use office campus, Clayton on the Park, a 213-unit luxury apartment high-rise, and Centene Plaza, a 485,000 square foot Class A office development in Clayton. Most recently, Jason has directed Koman’s focus into St. Louis’ urban core within its office and mixed use developments, including 280,000 square feet of adaptive reuse/historic rehabilitation and over $100 million in live-work-play mixed used investments.
Prior to moving to St. Louis and joining Koman, Jason was Vice President of private equity fund Strength Property Partners, specializing in urban real estate development investments throughout the greater Midwest. Jason also served as Chief Financial Officer for Connektiv Companies, an urban development firm specializing in mixed use brownfield projects, and was Financial Associate for Royal Oak, Michigan-based Milestone Realty Services.
Jason enjoys playing basketball and coaching his daughters’ hoops teams, and is an unapologetic University of Michigan sports fanatic.
MBA, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
MS in Urban Planning, Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, University of Michigan
BBA, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
Young Presidents Organization
Board of Directors, Pedal the Cause
Urban Land Institute
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