Robert K. Jenkins Jr.
Senior Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Bob Jenkins is CEO. He is responsible for the development, implementation and monitoring of RCP’s’ investment and operational strategies. Bob was the founding CEO of Hampton Roads Ventures (HRV), a successful community development investment firm. As HRV CEO, Bob accessed a variety of community development finance initiatives to help finance important community economic development projects, in eight (8) states and the District of Columbia. Bob’s successes as CEO of HRV have been chronicled in numerous media articles, including the New York Times.
Prior to organizing HRV in 2003, Bob was Deputy Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer of the Norfolk Redevelopment & Housing Authority (NRHA). NRHA is the largest municipal community development agency in the state of Virginia. Bob commenced his professional career as an attorney with the US Securities & Exchange Commission where he developed significant expertise in federal securities laws, including those pertaining to both public and private offerings.
A graduate of Howard University and the George Washington University School of Law, Bob is licensed to practice before a number of tribunals including the US Tax Court and the US Supreme Court.