Ronald A. Simms

Ronald A. Simms


Ronald A. Simms has been extensively involved in all aspects of commercial real estate development for over 35 years, having acquired, developed and managed approximately 3 million square feet of commercial real estate.  Currently, the Simms property portfolio operates in 14 cities nationwide.  The portfolio consists of high-end retail, industrial and data centers.  Mr. Simms practiced as an attorney and CPA prior to his full-time involvement in real estate.

Mr. Simms and his wife Dr. Vicki Simms were instrumental in launching the Simms/Mann UCLA Center of Integrative Oncology and the Simms/Mann Health and Wellness Center at the Venice Family Clinic, both free to all patients.  Mr. Simms is currently active on the Board of Governors at Cedars-Sinai Hospital, The Wallis Annenberg for the Performing Arts, and serves on the National Board of the FIDF.  Additionally, Mr. Simms also serves on the Board of the largest producer of ethanol in Canada.  Mr. Simms is deeply concerned about environmental issues.  As such, he has joined the Board of Trustees for Alaska, a group concerned with preserving the environment.