Vice President for Business Development
David Braden is responsible for coordinating all business development efforts among the Servitas development teams, construction teams, and management services teams. David focuses on creating dynamic student-life environments driven by stakeholder and institution objectives. He provides intuitive guidance for administrators, owners, and related stakeholders throughout project completion and success of the partnership.
As a transformative leader in public/private partnerships within higher education for the past 18 years, David has been actively engaged within many different campuses including Ohio University, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, University of Alabama-Birmingham, Syracuse University, and California State University San Marcos.
Before joining Servitas, David served as Vice President of Management Services at EdR where he also held numerous leadership positions with Allen & O’Hara- EdR’s predecessor company. For the past seven years, David has worked with Capstone On-Campus Management as a Regional Vice President. He has worked with P3 transactions valued more than $1.2B since starting one of the nation’s first at the University of Louisville in 1999.
MA in Student Personnel Services in Higher Education, Eastern Kentucky University
BBA in Marketing and Business Management, Eastern Kentucky University