Reggie Kuipers was born and raised in Platte, South Dakota. He graduated from Platte High School in 2002 and decided to go to college to study business administration. In 2006, he graduated from the University of Sioux Falls with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with specializations in Finance and Marketing.
Throughout college and upon graduation, Reggie worked as an Independent Insurance Agent with Miller and Associates in Platte, South Dakota and Insurance Solutions in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He held Property/Casualty and Life/Health licenses.
In 2007, Reggie became licensed in real estate and began his real estate career with NAI NP Dodge in Omaha, Nebraska as a Commercial Property Manager. He managed over 750,000 square feet including several Class A office buildings and six (6) self storage businesses. Reggie joined Bender Commercial in May 2010 as a real estate advisor. In 2013, Reggie became a principal with Bender Commercial. He specializes in office and land transactions.
Reggie and his wife, Chelsea, welcomed their daughter, Tatum, in February 2015. They also have two dogs, Tillie and Sampson. In his spare time, Reggie enjoys golfing, reading and traveling.
Some of Reggie's notable transactions include:
- Get N Go
- Home Federal Bank
- Great Western Bank
- Service First FCU
- Family Dollar
- Bartlett & West
- Infrastructure Design Group
- J&R Auto
- First Savings Bank
- Skinner Financial Services
- Bierschbach Equipment
- Pinnacle Wealth
- Plains Commerce Bank
Reggie has also been involved in many Sioux Falls community activities and organizations. They include:
- Leadership Sioux Falls Graduate
- Young Professionals Network (YPN) Steering Committee
- Downtown Sioux Falls Advisory Committee
- Dakota Business Finance (Chair) Board of Directors