Bob oversees strategic planning, development and growth opportunities for Bria Communities and Century Group.
Bob has worked in the urban development field since 1988, both as a senior executive with real estate development companies and as a consultant specializing in navigating the complex public processes surrounding urban development issues and complicated land use challenges. He is trained as an urban designer and he has extensive experience combining effective public process, smart land use principles, leading-edge urban design techniques and financial discipline to add extra value to urban development projects.
Bob has a Certificate in Urban Design from Simon Fraser University and is Accredited by the Congress for the New Urbanism. He is a past President of Smart Growth BC and a past Commissioner on the Vancouver Planning Commission.
Bob volunteers his time in a governance capacity for a number of non-profit community organizations.