Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Chip has oversight of operational excellence, client service delivery, and business development initiatives for Transwestern’s services business throughout California, Arizona, Colorado, Utah, Nevada and Washington. In this role, he ensures high performance, capitalizes on synergies and enhances client connectivity. Chip also serves on Transwestern's Executive Committee and Board of Directors.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Chip began his real estate career in 1985 with Trammell Crow Company and has been with Transwestern since 1991. He has held senior leadership positions that have included local, regional and national oversight for agency leasing, asset services, investment sales and occupier solutions. He has been instrumental in Transwestern’s geographic expansion and the establishment of a Young Professionals initiative that brings together the next generation of leaders through networking, idea exchange, business development and community service. In 2018, Chip spearheaded the framework for the company’s Strategic Account Management program, a highly structured, coordinated approach that offers top-tier clients deep business intelligence, customized research and targeted service offerings through a dedicated relationship manager and account management team.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

Chip is an active member of the following organizations:
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI) - Houston, Steering Committee
  • SMU Unbridled - Campaign Steering Committee for Houston
  • UH - Hines College Leadership Council
  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) - Houston, Past Board Member
He has received the following awards/recognition:
  • Commercial Property Executive, Service Executive of the Year (Popular Vote), 2018
  • Commercial Property News Annual Stars to Watch, 2002
  • Transwestern Founder's Award, 2001
  • Denver Business Journal's 40 Under 40 Award, 2000

EDUCATION

Chip has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, and is a licensed real estate professional in Colorado and Texas.