Vice President of Development
Rob joined KDG in 2021 as part of the development team. Rob is responsible for all development activities from concept to occupancy, including site selection, due diligence, acquisition, zoning/permitting, management of all A&E activities, construction relationships, and owner representation activities to insure on-time/on-budget delivery. Rob has a proven track record in leading projects that achieve investment goals within distinctive properties.
Prior to joining KDG, Rob was Vice President of Development at Cullinan Properties, a national real estate development firm focused on commercial and multifamily initiatives. Having led large scale mixed-use developments over the last several years, Rob brings significant owner representation leadership to the KDG platform. In addition to his office and multifamily experience, Rob’s 30-year career includes a substantial background in retail development, having completed more than $700 million in projects while at May Department Stores and Westfield.
A life-long St. Louisan, Rob enjoys photography, fishing, hunting, working out, and traveling with his two sons, Alex and Ethan, and wife, Diane.
Bachelor of Architecture, University of Kansas
Licensed Architect, State of Missouri since 1995
Member, Architectural Review Board, Ladue, Missouri
Member, St. Louis University High School Facilities Committee
Board Member, Patriot Training Foundation
"As investors as well as creators and stewards of the built environment, we have a responsibility to design and build with passion and purpose."