Prior to co-founding SmithJones Partners in 2008, Bobby was Senior Vice President with Archstone Smith and Ameriton Properties Incorporated in Denver where he was responsible for executing direct development and acquisition activity in the central U.S. as well as structured equity investments in the western U.S. During his 12-year tenure, Bobby was responsible for development, acquisition and joint venture investment activity of apartment and mixed-use communities in multiple markets in the central and western U.S. Prior to joining Archstone Smith, Mr. Smith was Senior Vice President of IBG Development, a Washington D.C. development company specializing in apartment, mixed-use, office, industrial and historic renovation/adaptive re-use projects. Prior to this, Bobby held positions with HCB Contractors (now the Beck Group) and Jordan & Nobles Construction. Bobby has been a board member of the Central Platte Valley Metropolitan District for the past 12 years and serves as a Counsel Member of the Urban Land Institute (Colorado) Multifamily Residential Counsel. Bobby received his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from Vanderbilt University and did his MBA studies at George Washington University.