About Us

Founded in 2003 in Effingham, Illinois, PRDI is a full-service real estate investment and development company that owns and develops commercial real estate throughout the United States.

For growing companies seeking to expand their retail presence, PRDI provides strategic retail expansion solutions and project management expertise for new development opportunities.

The combination of financial position and experience allows PRDI to move quickly to evaluate opportunities and make decisions. PRDI creates strategic partnerships to leverage resources to ensure project success.

Today, PRDI is actively purchasing distressed commercial real estate assets and notes.

The Team

Richard E. Workman, DDS - President

Dr. Workman is a 1977 graduate of Southern Illinois University and 1980 graduate of SIU School of Dental Medicine. He is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Group Practices, Chicago Dental Society, Illinois State Dental Society, Young President's Organization and 49'ers, World President's Organization, Clay City Excellence in Education Foundation, and Effingham County Community Foundation. He resides in Windermere, FL with his wife, Angie, and their four children: Jordan, Jared, Meredith and Madison. Learn more about Richard »

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Curtis Frost - Development Director

Currently Mr. Frost is responsible for reviewing new investment opportunities, oversight of existing portfolio, land acquisitions, distressed property acquisitions, oversight of architects & contractors, and assisting the Heartland Dental development team in site selection and Affiliations.

Prior to joining Professional Resource Development, Inc., Mr. Frost developed operational experience as Chief Financial Officer of a family-owned agriculture company. He also served as an Engineer for Hella North America, one of the world's top automotive suppliers. Mr. Frost holds a Masters in Business Administration from Eastern Illinois University. He also received a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville.

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Jonathan Brumleve - Controller

Mr. Brumleve joined Professional Resource Development, Inc. in May of 2010. A Certified Public Accountant, he was previously employed with Conner Ash PC in St. Louis, MO. Mr. Brumleve is responsible for management and oversight of all financial, accounting, and financing aspects of the business.

Mr. Brumleve holds a Masters in Business Administration degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree from Eastern Illinois University.

Jason Benline - Development Analyst

Mr. Benline is responsible for assisting Heartland Dental's affiliation team in real estate acquisition. In addition, he prepares analysis for new acquisition and development opportunities and is responsible for leasing tenant space in new developments and existing properties.

Mr. Benline holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Economics from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Prior to joining Professional Resource Development, Inc., he held positions in commercial lending at Midland States Bank where he gained valuable knowledge of commercial real estate and development.

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Tyler Frerichs - Real Estate Accountant

Mr. Frerichs joined Professional Resource Development, Inc. in October of 2014. His responsibilities include accounting duties, financial reporting, and lease analysis. Prior to joining Professional Resource Development, Inc, he worked as an Accountant for American Select Tubing, LLC in Mattoon, IL. Mr. Frerichs holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance / Accounting degree from Illinois State University.

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