Frank Oddo Chairman
Born and raised in Kansas City, Frank Oddo graduated from MU and completed a tour in the U.S. Air Force before founding City Wide Maintenance in 1961 and Oddo Development in 1965. Frank has started numerous successful companies that are still in operation. He is a licensed real estate broker in Kansas and Missouri and has won several awards including, the Apartment Association of Kansas City. He belongs to the World Presidents’ Organization and is a past-chairman of the local chapter. Ernst & Young recognized Frank as Entrepreneur of the Year in 1999. A devoted family man, he and his wife take pleasure in traveling. He enjoys hunting and fishing with his sons and skiing with his grandchildren. An avid golfer, Frank hit his first hole-in-one in June of 2013.
Rick Oddo President
Rick joined the family business in 1987 and serves as President of Oddo Development. Rick is a graduate of Kansas State University with a degree in Engineering, Construction Science and a graduate of the Executive MBA program from the Harvard Business School. He is actively involved in the construction management of both commercial and residential development within the company and is a licensed real estate broker in Kansas and Missouri. He is an active member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and serves as President of the Heartland Apartment Association of Kansas City. Rick has been the recipient of several owner and developer awards in the Kansas City community. He enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, snow skiing and tennis in his free time.
Jeannette Cox Vice President of Operations
Jeannette Cox joined Oddo Development in 2002 and is Vice President overseeing development and operations for residential, multi-family and commercial real estate. Ms. Cox has over 15 years of successful experience in development and property management with particular strengths in leadership, owner/manager communications and company strategies.
Ms. Cox is actively involved in local and national apartment association leadership and serves on the executive board for the National Apartment Association and is Chairman of the 2017 National Education Conference. Ms. Cox is Region Vice President for the National Apartment Association and an appointed member of 2017 Strategic Growth Task Force. Ms. Cox earned a bachelor degree in Business Administration, holds her CAPS certification through the National Apartment Association and graduate of the NAA Lyceum. She is also the recipient of several Association Awards and President’s Awards, including Management Executive of the Year and honored with the F.L. Oddo Leadership Award.