Development Advisor 


With over 25 years in commercial real estate development, Tom’s expertise and knowledge in all aspects of the industry is unrivaled.

As a founding member of Seneca Real Estate Group and Seneca Property & Asset Management in 2012, Tom and his staff managed properties in all asset classes and product types located throughout the nation. During his career, has developed, built, sold, and managed over 5,000,000 square feet of investment-grade properties.

Prior to Seneca, Tom was a partner at Preferred Development where he spearheaded the development of single-tenant, net-leased assets as well as multi-tenant retail centers…which included over 50 Walgreens projects. At Preferred, Tom was responsible for the financing of all projects as well as coordinating the cross-functional team efforts of in-house project managers and engineers to orchestrate all of the firm’s ground-up commercial development. Prior to joining Preferred, Tom was with Centrum Properties in Chicago.

At Seneca, Tom provides development advisory services for his clients’ projects nationwide. Through his experience as a commercial real estate owner and developer, Tom provides outstanding insight, service and sound financial advice for his clients. Tom’s vast experience in developing properties for his own account, and managing properties on behalf of his own portfolio make Tom uniquely qualified to handle most any commercial real estate advisory project. He welcomes the opportunity to advise and consult with property owners of all classes of properties nationwide.

Tom received a BS degree in Accounting from the State University of New York at Geneseo, and a post-graduate degree from the highly-accredited Masters program in Real Estate and Construction Management at the University of Denver. He is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in Illinois and a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).