Trae Rigby is the vice president of Saunders Commercial Development, bringing more than 15 years of private real estate development experience. In his role, he manages Saunders’ real estate development while maintaining close relationships with industry and community stakeholders. In addition, he leads the company’s development strategy, operations and business development opportunities.
Before joining Saunders, Rigby worked was Chief Development Officer (CDO) for McWhinney Development. In this role he displayed effective leadership overseeing the development of all asset types including urban, mixed-use and hospitality projects. As CDO Trae annually oversaw the development of $500 million worth in new projects while building a $1 billion backlog of future development projects.