Rob Paver, President
Rob is a skilled technology professional with 12 years of project management and construction experience in the student housing industry. As CampusConnect’s president, he directs company strategy and business development, as well as oversees the design and management of client IT implementations nationwide. Prior to CampusConnect, Rob was the director of technical services at American Campus Communities, the nation’s largest developer, owner, and manager of high-quality student housing. He oversaw the IT integration of more than 100 acquired properties totaling 65,000 beds across the United States. He also managed the design, implementation, and delivery of more than 30 student housing developments with over 25,000 beds. During his tenure, Rob developed a platform that maximizes service value while effectively tracking residents’ satisfaction and costs.
Rob began his career at Apogee, the nation’s largest provider of innovative on-campus residential networks, where as technical operations director, he developed standard procedures for determining potential project value and market expansion opportunities, along with the management skills required to handle major projects, such as the telecommunications infrastructure retrofit of a $6-million, 5,500-bed university.
With the vision to maximize budgetary goals while meeting residents’ expectations, Rob has built stalwart long-term relationships with numerous student housing owners, developers and higher-education institutions. He has a bachelor of arts in business administration from Southwestern University.
Shellie Corley, VP of Strategic Development
Shellie is vice president of strategic development at CampusConnect. As a key member of the senior management team, she helps to drive the corporate strategy by increasing organizational efficiencies and overseeing new partner services. She also leads CampusConnect’s portfolio management initiatives.
A respected veteran in the student housing sector, Shellie brings a unique skillset and deep industry expertise from more than a decade of working in real estate and telecommunications. Prior to joining CampusConnect, Shellie forged corporate partnerships with multifamily owners and management companies across conventional and student housing verticals as vice president of partner solutions at Refuse Specialists. She has also held the roles of regional vice president at a premier fiber-optic amenity company focused on residential and hospitality properties; major account executive at Qwest Communications (now Centurylink), a Tier 1 Internet Service Provider; and direct sales manager at Nextel Communications (now Sprint).
Shellie is passionate about the student housing industry, and takes great pride in going above and beyond to deliver cost-effective solutions to clients. She enjoys engaging and leveraging existing connections for the mutual benefit of the client and the team, resulting in enduring business relationships and vendor alliances.