Prior to joining Roscoe in 2016, Derek served as Executive Vice President for Cardinal Group, a Denver based property management company, where he led and developed a technology driven road-map with business alignment to support growth, innovations, automation and integrations. Beforehand, Derek served as Vice President of Information Technology for Campus Advantage and was Director of IT at American Campus Communities. During his tenure at these student housing focused companies, Derek created each of their IT departments infrastructure. His experience in the student housing and property management industry tracks the industry's exponential growth from its earlier days. Derek has served as a member of the Technology/Improvement Committees at Texas State University and at California State University, as well as served as a School Board Trustee at his local school district.