As Director of Development for the Dallas VanTrust office, Chris McCluskey’s primary responsibilities include the identification, evaluation and execution of development and build-to-suit opportunities in VanTrust’s primary asset classes within the Texas market. Additional duties include coordination with municipalities, lease negotiations and management of architects, engineers, consultants and contractors.
Prior to joining VanTrust, Chris was a Project Manager in the Land Development department at Jacobs Engineering. In his tenure there, he was responsible for the oversight and direction of engineering designs, due diligence, feasibility packages and completion of surveying services for a variety of product types.
Chris has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration degree with a minor in Real Estate and Finance from Southern Methodist University. Chris is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas and is currently registered as a LEED Accredited Professional with expertise in the design and construction phases of green buildings.