David’s career in the real estate development industry spans over two decades. David’s work for two national retailers early in his career ingrained in him a retailer’s perspective on store operations, development, and delivery. This instilled a sensitivity to clients’ needs that has helped shape him as an effective retail developer.
Before joining Regency, David founded a real-estate development company specializing in retail development and held senior leadership positions with a national real estate development company. As Managing Director for its west coast division, he grew this division into one of the largest single-tenant retail developers in the West. Prior to that, he served as the company's Executive Vice President/Chief Development Officer heading up its national development and construction operations.
David holds a BA in Economics from Emory University. He serves and has served in leadership positions in several industry and community organizations: ICSC, ULI, USGBC - Gulf Coast Chapter Board Member, Davis Sunrise Rotary President, Davis Downtown Business Association - Past Board Member.