SIOR - President
Kevin, the founding member of Jones Development, directs all phases of the company’s operations. Kevin has actively worked in the commercial real estate industry for nearly forty years. Since obtaining his real estate license in 1977, Kevin hasn’t looked back. By 1985, he developed his first build-to-suit project and in 1994, he established Jones Development, a real estate development company specializing in build-to-suit facilities for national clients. For the past thirty years, he has built this company, which has amassed nearly 15,000,000 square feet of industrial and commercial real estate with an aggregate value exceeding $1 billion. Kevin provides the fundamental direction and support needed for the continued growth of Jones Development while assuming total responsibility for each project, which involves him in all phases of the planning from inception to completion.
Kevin earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Kansas and is a member as well as Past President of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR). He is a licensed real estate broker in both the States of Kansas and Missouri. In 2013, Kevin was inducted into the Midwest Real Estate News Magazine’s Hall of Fame.
Outside of Jones Development, Kevin has served on the board of many civic organizations within the greater Kansas City metropolitan area including the American Royal, KC Friends of the Zoo and Greater Kansas City American Red Cross among many others. Along with his wife, Nancy, Kevin enjoys hosting get-togethers with family and friends and creating memorable experiences for his children and grandchildren.