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{ Photo of Robert  Burris } Robert Burris
Affiliated Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (916) 837-9525

rbrtburris@yahoo.com

Bob Burris is President and CEO of the Burris Service Group (BSG) in California and is an Affiliated Consultant of KMK Consulting Company. BSG is a full service consulting practice providing advisory services in economic development, strategic economic research, real estate site strategy, management, and institutional growth.

Burris, Robert
Affiliated Consultant
(916) 837-9525
{ Photo of Robert J. Calcaterra, D.Sc. } Robert J. Calcaterra, D.Sc.
Senior Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (314) 854-1335

rjcalc@mac.com

Bob Calcaterra, through his 20-year professional relationship with the President of KMK Consulting, regularly serves as a Senior Consultant with the firm on various projects across the U.S. where his experience and expertise provide a competitive differentiation and advantage.

Calcaterra, D.Sc., Robert J.
Senior Consultant
(314) 854-1335
{ Photo of Gregory E. Elam } Gregory E. Elam
Affiliated Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 442-8397

gelam@STEPresources.com

Gregory E. Elam is an Affiliated Consultant to KMK Consulting Company. Greg is also the founder of STEP Resources. He has more than 24 years of experience as an executive and consultant in utility operations, large deal structuring, strategic planning, contract negotiations, and utility infrastructure to name a few.

Elam, Gregory E.
Affiliated Consultant
(513) 442-8397
{ Photo of Noah R. Frient } Noah R. Frient
Affiliated Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 445-8415

mfrient@gmail.com

Noah R. Frient is an Affiliated Consultant with KMK Consulting and the President of Frient Consulting Group, LLC. He regularly advises clients on organic growth and acquisition strategies, and has experience working in the consumer products, manufacturing, and financial services industries.  

Frient, Noah R.
Affiliated Consultant
(513) 445-8415
{ Photo of Kenneth P. Kreider } Kenneth P. Kreider
Senior Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 579-6579
FAX: (513) 579-6457

kpkreider@kmklaw.com

Ken helps clients structure and close major transactions involving the acquisition, development, finance or disposition of real estate. His diverse experience with tenant in common syndications, complex IRC 1031 transactions, real estate taxation, building and preservation code matters, and rail/utility rights of way is instrumental in achieving superior results in a variety of client transactions. 

Kreider, Kenneth P.
Senior Consultant
(513) 579-6579
{ Photo of Carey  Kuznar } Carey Kuznar
Affiliated Consultant

TEL: (513) 254-0129

careykuznar@yahoo.com

Carey Kuznar is an Affiliated Consultant in the P3 and Not for Profit Solutions practice group of KMK Consulting. Carey brings over 14 years of fundraising experience to the table, including a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications, public relations and media relations.

Kuznar, Carey
Affiliated Consultant
(513) 254-0129
{ Photo of Shannon D. Lawson } Shannon D. Lawson
Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 579-6455
FAX: (513) 579-6457

slawson@kmklaw.com

Shannon is a member of our incentives negotiation team. Shannon is also a member of KMK's Business Representation & Transactions Group. There he focuses his practice in the areas of commercial finance, mergers and acquisitions and business planning. 

Lawson, Shannon D.
Consultant
(513) 579-6455
{ Photo of Geoffrey G. Leder } Geoffrey G. Leder
Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 562-1403

gleder@kmklaw.com

Geoff represents a variety of corporate, individual and non-profit clients in all aspects of the development, disposition, acquisition, leasing, finance, and construction of commercial real estate. Geoff has experience in advising clients in the structuring and documentation of all facets of transactions, including new markets tax credit and historic tax credit financing. 

Leder, Geoffrey G.
Consultant
(513) 562-1403
{ Photo of James J. McGraw, Jr. } James J. McGraw, Jr.
President & Chief Executive Officer
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 639-3968
FAX: (513) 579-6457

jmcgraw@kmkconsulting.com

Jim is the President and Chief Executive Officer of KMK Consulting. Jim is also a Corporate Partner of Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL, the parent of KMK Consulting. Jim’s clients include national and international firms in the areas of real estate, financial services, manufacturing, energy, healthcare, and technology. He has been actively involved in business and related client consulting for over 35 years.

McGraw, Jr., James J.
President & Chief Executive Officer
(513) 639-3968
{ Photo of Stuart L. Rogel } Stuart L. Rogel
Advisor

TEL: (813) 334-2683

stuartrogel@gmail.com

Stuart L. Rogel is an Advisor with KMK Consulting, and he is the former founder, president, and chief executive officer of the Tampa Bay Partnership. 

(813) 334-2683
{ Photo of Thomas G. Seward, Jr. } Thomas G. Seward, Jr.
Director, Corporate Location Strategy
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 639-3970
FAX: (513) 579-6457

tseward@kmklaw.com

Thomas G. (TG) Seward, Jr. is the Director, Corporate Location Strategy for KMK Consulting. His background is in business development, including, but not limited to business attraction, site selection, incentives negotiation and corporate compliance and worked closely with State agencies to reduce time, cost and risk for his clients.

Seward, Jr., Thomas G.
Director, Corporate Location Strategy
(513) 639-3970
{ Photo of Mark E. Sims } Mark E. Sims
Senior Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 579-6966
FAX: (513) 579-6457

msims@kmklaw.com

Mark is our Tax Specialist. Mark works primarily in the federal income tax, business planning and healthcare areas. Mark's federal tax practice involves individual, corporate, S corporation and partnership tax planning, including like kind exchanges and real estate transactions.

Sims, Mark E.
Senior Consultant
(513) 579-6966
{ Photo of Steven A. Spalding } Steven A. Spalding
Senior Consultant

TEL: (502) 744-8115

sspalding@bellsouth.net

Steven Spalding is a Senior Consultant with KMK Consulting. His 30 years of experience include leadership roles in developing research parks and bio-incubators as well as strategic and physical planning initiatives for chambers of commerce and local governments.

Spalding, Steven A.
Senior Consultant
(502) 744-8115
{ Photo of P. Andrew Spoor } P. Andrew Spoor
Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 579-6481
FAX: (513) 579-6457

aspoor@kmklaw.com

Andrew is a principal member of our site selection and incentives team working regularly with our largest national clients. He is a key participant in all issues related to the financing of real estate and industrial developments. 

Spoor, P. Andrew
Consultant
(513) 579-6481
{ Photo of Richard D. Spoor } Richard D. Spoor
Senior Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 579-6424

rspoor@kmklaw.com

Dick Spoor provides support as a Senior Consultant to both the Economic Development Solution Group clients as well as the corporate clients of KMK Consulting, utilizing his vast experience and knowledge in the areas of government and private activity bond issues and general municipal law. He is also a partner of Keating Muething & Klekamp, PLL where he has an extensive practice in bond and municipal finance, real estate financing, real estate taxation, commercial loan structuring, and government affairs.

Spoor, Richard D.
Senior Consultant
(513) 579-6424
{ Photo of Richard G. Stevie } Richard G. Stevie
Affiliated Consultant

TEL: (513) 479-1235

rg.stevie@yahoo.com

Dr. Richard Stevie is an Affiliated Consultant with KMK Consulting and is Vice President, Forecasting with Integral Analytics.

Stevie, Richard G.
Affiliated Consultant
(513) 479-1235
{ Photo of Thomas M. Tepe, Jr. } Thomas M. Tepe, Jr.
Senior Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 639-3947

ttepe@kmklaw.com

Thomas M. Tepe, Jr. is a Senior Consultant with KMK Consulting Company and a Partner with KMK Law. Tom has extensive experience in real estate development, zoning, and land use planning, working with numerous national and regional property owners and real estate developers.

Tepe, Jr., Thomas M.
Senior Consultant
(513) 639-3947
{ Photo of Joseph L. Trauth, Jr. } Joseph L. Trauth, Jr.
Senior Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 579-6514

jtrauth@kmklaw.com

Joseph L. Trauth, Jr. is a Senior Consultant in the Government Affairs Solution Group of KMK Consulting and a Partner with KMK Law. Joe has extensive experience in real estate development, zoning, and land use planning.

Trauth, Jr., Joseph L.
Senior Consultant
(513) 579-6514
{ Photo of Daniel P. Utt } Daniel P. Utt
Senior Consultant
1 E. 4th Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati Ohio 45202
TEL: (513) 579-6564
FAX: (513) 579-6457

dutt@kmklaw.com

For more than 30 years, Dan Utt has helped real estate owners, developers, investors, landlords, tenants and lenders navigate the issues and considerations associated with real estate and general business law matters.

Utt, Daniel P.
Senior Consultant
(513) 579-6564

KMK Consulting is a national leader in economic development and related business consulting. Our team has worked in more than 120 markets across the nation, helping public and private clients plan and execute projects to improve heir competitive advantage.

A hallmark of our team's strategy is to achieve unprecedented collaboration across business, community, and political groups, as well as to help our clients navigate complex processes and resolve difficult issues.