Mr. Rowe was raised and educated in Colorado. Upon graduating with a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Southern Colorado in 1985 he moved to Southern California to begin his professional career. He moved to the Coachella Valley in 1987, opening the Palm Desert office of The Keith Companies and to start his family. He obtained his Engineering registration in the State of California in 1989. In 1995, Mr. Rowe joined the Land Development Consulting firm of The Winchester Group working on numerous projects in the Coachella Valley and Western United States. He joined MSA Consulting, Inc. in 2015 as Director of Business Development/Principal Engineer. Mr. Rowe brings over 28 years of Civil Engineering and Land Development experience specializing in large-scale master planned communities and their infrastructure design, construction and operations. His responsibilities include the design of Grading, Street, Water, Sewer and Storm Drain Improvements as well as insuring proper installation of the backbone infrastructure. Mr. Rowe has experience in all aspects of land development including acquisition analysis, master planning, entitlements, infrastructure design, infrastructure installation, construction management, contract negotiation, staffing and close out punch lists on projects ranging from individual home-sites or commercial corners to communities consisting of thousands of acres. In addition, he has successfully negotiated Development Agreements with Public/Private Partnerships, established Assessment Districts to benefit local communities, represented his clients in numerous public appearances and served as a professional witness on his clients’ behalf. He also has acted as local representative managing the developmental needs for out of state clients. Mr. Rowe’s projects have received numerous achievement awards and often set the standard for excellence within their communities.