Specializing in project management, Ken has overseen development and redevelopment activities for REDICO for more than 11 years. He is at the forefront of several of REDICO’s current projects, including Village at Bloomfield and 10 & Schoenherr. He has also managed several large past developments, such as Gateway Marketplace, the largest retail development in the City of Detroit in over 25 years, and the mixed-use Dearborn Town Center project, which was named the Urban Land Institute Development of the Year. Ken also led the relocation of the Legal Aid Public Law Firm and the ground-up development of the Romeo Commons Retail Center.
Earlier in his career, he led the Superfund environmental restoration of the highly contaminated Otis Air National Guard Base site, the design of the 1.1 million square feet Union Pacific headquarters in Omaha, and he directed 10 construction managers to provide tenant improvements to a 10 million square foot office portfolio in southern California. Prior to joining REDICO, Ken held leadership positions at Hines Interests in Chicago, Illinois, Texas, and The Irvine Company, based in Newport Beach, California.
Ken has a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, a Master of Civil and Environmental Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an Master of Science in Real Estate Science and Urban Land Economics from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and the Wisconsin Estate Alumni Association.