As Senior Director of Development Services for VanTrust’s Dallas office, Terry brings with him more than 40 years of real estate experience, including a broad range of roles from construction and development management to property management and facilities engineering. Terry works closely with marketing and management teams to present company capabilities in project management, construction management and development management throughout the Texas region. In his role at VanTrust, Terry helps identify opportunities for new investment and development, work to secure entitlements and approvals, develop preliminary concept plans, prepare project budgets and schedules and works closely with the owner, design and construction team to ensure project delivery to the owner as promised.
Prior to joining VanTrust, Terry spent nearly twelve years at Crestone Development Services as Senior Vice President of Construction. In his time there, he lead his project team through design, estimating, permit and construction phases, coordinated team meetings, managed project schedules and budgets, negotiated contracts and leases, and managed owner expectations for project performance.
Terry’s career began in Construction after receiving his Bachelor of Science at Oklahoma State University. He quickly moved up from field superintendent to estimator and project manager, giving him the foundation and unique perspective to make him a success throughout his career. He has traveled all over the United States, involved in projects such as rebuilding three shopping centers after hurricane Andrew, the renovation of a 36-story mixed-use occupied building in Philadelphia, and more.
Terry has been project manager for two developments that were awarded “Project of the Year”, one in Dallas and one in the San Francisco Bay Area.Download pdf