Portrait of Rob Quaempts, DBIA

Rob Quaempts, DBIA

President

Portrait of Rob Quaempts, DBIA

For over 25 years, Rob has developed an extensive background in long-term economic development and construction management. As President of Wenaha Group, a tribal member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indians, and a nationally recognized entrepreneur, Rob’s character exemplifies teamwork, transparency, collaboration, and integrity. Rob started Wenaha Group because he believes communities are strongest when they work together to achieve greatness. He has a genuine interest and skill set in successfully managing complex projects, navigating political and complicated organizational structures, reducing owner risk by understanding nuances in contract negotiation, and strategically aligning with clients’ needs. Rob’s years of experience managing construction and development for his Tribe has created a deeper understanding of the importance of protecting Tribal resources and sovereignty for each community. Rob’s humble leadership has grown the firm into a strong, financially sound company with a healthy, diverse, and incredibly talented team.