Bob has a 25+ year career in the real estate industry and has held CFO or senior financial management positions with several large real estate companies including Meritage Homes, Walton Development and Management, MCO Properties, Sun State Builders and Cordillera. Mr. Laak has financed nearly $3 billion of real estate development projects and joint ventures located throughout the southern United States. Mr. Laak started his career in public accounting with McGladrey and Pullen (now RSM US, CPA’s). Mr. Laak holds an active CPA license and graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He is also a member of the American Institute of CPA’s and Urban Land Institute.