Rob B. Gragg, CPM, Vice President and Asset Manager
Dean Stuart, CCIM, SIOR, Director of Marketing
Oliver Lawrence, Construction and Project Manager
Bryan C. Keller, CPA, Vice President of Finance
Rob B. Gragg, CPM
Vice President and Asset Manager
Mr. Gragg has direct responsibility for the asset management of Crown West's extensive real estate portfolio, including the due diligence for and acquisition of improved properties, new land-development projects, and oversight of the company's development and construction activities. He applies innovative yet practical operating approaches in assessing, coordinating, and resolving complex business, real estate, and construction management issues.
Prior to joining Crown West, Mr. Gragg held executive positions with several major commercial real estate companies including BetaWest, Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary of USWest, Inc.) and Pentzer Development Corporation (a wholly owned subsidiary of Avista Corp). His wealth of experience includes asset management of every property type, development, acquisitions, syndication, receivership, and consulting.
A Certified Property Manager, Mr. Gragg is past President of both the Inland Northwest and New Mexico Chapters of the
Real Estate Management
. Mr. Gragg has also served as a State President, Certified Instructor and Registered Lobbyist for the National Apartment Association.
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Dean Stuart, CCIM, SIOR
Director of Marketing
Mr. Stuart oversees the development and implementation of all Crown West marketing activities. In addition, he is responsible for the leasing activity of the 4.5 million square foot Spokane Business and Industrial Park.
His ability to build results-oriented, cohesive marketing and leasing strategies stems from more than 25 years of management, marketing and sales experience.
Mr. Stuart is both a CCIM and SIOR designee and holds a Bachelors degree in Business Administration from Eastern Washington University.
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Construction and Project Manager
Mr. Lawrence is responsible for construction and project management for Crown West's extensive real estate portfolio. He ensures that all capital projects, including new development, renovation, remodeling, infrastructure, and tenant improvements are delivered on time and within budget. His additional responsibilities include property management functions and tenant relations for nearly five million square feet of industrial, commercial and office space.
Prior to joining the Crown West team, Mr. Lawrence spent 12 years in facilities, construction and property management with Telect Inc. and InfoWorld Media Group. He is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) pursuing the CPM designation.
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Bryan C. Keller, CPA
Vice President and Accounting/Finance Head
Mr. Keller oversees Crown West's financial management, accounting and reporting functions, as well as the company's human relations department. Additionally, he is responsible for financial analysis of potential acquisitions, joint-venture opportunities, and property development and construction projects.
A Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Keller has over 28 years of experience in public and private accounting, tax analysis and financial reporting. He holds a CCIM designation and is a member of the American Institute and Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. Keller is a graduate of Linfield College and Portland State University, where he earned a Masters of Taxation.
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