Daren Fristoe is the Executive Vice President-Development for The Grove at Lee’s Summit. His responsibilities include overall project management, land development, communication, and community outreach.
He has professional experience at the executive level from a diverse range of industries and organizational sizes. His specific areas of responsibility have included leadership of community economic development initiatives, human resources, training and education, legal, corporate administration, operations, event management and marketing departments. His expertise focuses on project management, employee development, process improvements, compensation modeling, organizational design and corporate culture. Daren is a published author and experienced public speaker.
Active in the local community, he is a member of Rotary International (Lee’s Summit Rotary) and the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce. Daren is also the past chairman of both the City of Lee’s Summit Planning Commission and the Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri, and juris doctorate from the University of Tulsa College of Law.