Vice President of Project Development

Rob joined Koman in 2015 in its project delivery group. 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, contractor bidding and negotiation, 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 challenged yet distinctive properties.

Prior to joining Koman, Rob was Vice President of Development at Clayco Realty Group and Optimus, both national real estate development concerns focused on commercial and multifamily initiatives. Having led $155 million in new, multifamily and student housing projects in the last five years, Rob brings significant owner representation leadership to Koman’s platform. Rob’s 25 years of experience also includes a substantial background in retail development having completed more than $700 million in projects while at May Department Stores and Westfield.


Bachelor of Architecture, University of Kansas

Professional Affiliations and Service:

Licensed architect in the state of Missouri since 1995
Member Architectural Review Board, Ladue, Missouri
Member St. Louis University High School Facilities Committee