Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Ken serves as Senior Vice President for Healthcare Advisory Services in San Antonio, Corpus Christi and New Braunfels, Texas. He has overseen the agency leasing and property management of approximately two million square feet of medical office and ancillary buildings located on or near ten hospital campuses. Ken also provides tenant advisory services for healthcare institutions and independent medical groups. Included in his portfolio were eight medical office and ancillary buildings owned by Baptist Health System and outlying clinics and service centers throughout San Antonio and surrounding communities. Long-standing clients included Tenet Healthcare Corporation, Peripheral Vascular Associates, Colony Northstar, Emerus and Velocis. Ken also serves the Bexar County Hospital District, d/b/a The University Health System. In addition to leasing, Ken and his team provided 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.
 
Prior to joining Transwestern in July 1994, Ken served as director of physician relations 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. He 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.
 
Ken is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) as well as the San Antonio Board of Realtors. 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.
 
Ken is a designated Certified Property Manager (CPM®) and is a licensed Texas Real Estate Salesperson.