Lobo Development Corporation
A UNM Regent-owned, non-profit corporation created under the University Research Park and Economic Development Act, for the purpose of facilitating non-traditional real estate development by way of collaborative and innovative approaches, which advance the goals of University of New Mexico.
Lobo Development STAFF
Administrative Operations Manager
Mr. Kelly Ward
Director of Business Development
Kelly Ward serves as the Director of Business Development for Lobo Development Corporation. He is responsible for leading real estate development efforts on various University of New Mexico owned properties, including South Campus and Innovate ABQ. Mr. Ward previously served in a similar role at Innovate ABQ. His professional experiences have involved the public sector with state and local government in New Mexico. Mr. Ward served in the NM Governor’s Office, Superintendent of the Regulation and Licensing Department, Deputy Secretary of Corrections, and as the Administrator of the Village of Los Ranchos. His private sector experience has been varied from public relations, investment due diligence, and planning a search for Amelia Earhart’s airplane in the South Pacific. Mr. Ward was raised in Northern NM and is a graduate of the University of New Mexico’s Anderson Schools of Management.