Dave Harrison

President |

Kansas City

 As President of VanTrust Real Estate, Dave Harrison is responsible for the leadership, management, and coordination of all the company’s vertically integrated disciplines.

In 2010, after ten years as vice president and general manager of Opus Northwest, LLC’s Kansas City office, Dave founded Caymus Real Estate, which in 2012 became VanTrust Real Estate. Dave has more than forty years of experience in the development and commercial real estate industries. He is skilled in the packaging and delivery of build-to-suit and speculative development projects, as well as real estate development consulting and value creation.

Dave graduated from Rockhurst University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. 

Awards & Recognition
  • Capstone Power Player of the Year 2022, Kansas City Business Journal
  • Rashford-Lyon Award for Leadership & Ethics 2024, Rockhurst University
Community Affiliations
  • UMKC Trustee Member
  • Real Estate Policy Committee Chair and Executive Committee Member, KC Chamber Board of Directors
  • Board Member & Executive Committee Member, Urban Neighborhood Initiative
  • Advisory Board, Saint Luke’s Health System Marion Bloch Neuro Science Institute
  • Board of Directors, Real Estate Charitable Foundation

Notable Projects

The Inn at Meadowbrook
Plaza Vista – Polsinelli Headquarters
Plaza Vista – Hotel Sorella
Northgate Distribution Center Building 1 – Amazon
New Albany BTS – CMH7
Meadowbrook Park Redevelopment
Imeson Building E – JAX7 – Amazon
Vantage North
The Pointe at Polaris
SkyCenter One – Tampa Airport
Frisco Station – The Offices One
Brookside 51
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