Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Ken serves as senior vice president for Healthcare Advisory Services in San Antonio, Corpus Christi and New Braunfels, Texas. He oversees the leasing and/or management of approximately two million square feet of medical office and ancillary buildings located on or near ten hospital campuses. Included in this portfolio are eight medical office buildings owned by Baptist Health System, ancillary support buildings such as the School of Health Professions, Regional Operations Center, Human Resources, Central Distribution Center, and outlying clinics and service centers throughout the San Antonio community. He oversees the leasing of MOBs on two hospital campuses in Corpus Christi and one in New Braunfels. Long-standing clients include Tenet Healthcare Corporation operating as Baptist Health System in San Antonio and Resolute Hospital in New Braunfels. Other prominent clients include four national healthcare REITS and two private equity groups. Ken and his team provide comprehensive property management including management of daily operations, lease administration, compliance with federal Medicare fraud and abuse statutes, owner and tenant relations, planning and construction management for building and tenant improvements, budgeting and financial reporting.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Prior to joining Transwestern in July, 1994, Ken served as director of physician services at the Bay Area Medical Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. As a member of the senior management team, he was responsible for all leasing and tenant build-out of the Bay Area Professional Plaza. He successfully leased 95% of all available space prior to the grand opening, and was responsible for all physician recruiting and physician contracting activities. He also directed the hospital’s public relations and advertising campaigns. He participated in the development of the hospital’s annual business plan and monitored activities to measure achievement of business plan objectives.
 
Ken served six years on active duty in the US Air Force in medical administration, and four more years in the active US Air Force Reserve where he cross trained as an Aeromedical Evacuation Technician (flight medic) and performed hand’s on patient care in the hospital setting as well as in flight.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

Ken is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), the San Antonio Board of Realtors, the Texas Hospital Association, and the San Antonio Medical Group Management Association. Ken has received numerous awards including Transwestern’s Employee of the Year, Management Employee of the Year, Building Team of the Year and Legendary Service Awards.

EDUCATION

Ken is a designated Certified Property Manager (CPM®) and is a licensed Texas Real Estate Salesperson.