Ross A. Higginbotham
Ross Higginbotham serves as Career Director of the Fitzgerald Institute for Real Estate. As Career Director, he aids students seeking internships and full-time roles in real estate and assists employers and real estate firms seeking to recruit and hire Notre Dame students. Prior to Notre Dame, Ross worked as an infrastructure program manager at Amazon Web Services in Seattle, Washington, where he planned the deployment of commercial data centers worldwide. Prior to AWS he was an account manager with Trane in Atlanta, Georgia, where he worked with a number of players in the world of commercial real estate while assisting corporations in maintaining, controlling, and improving their building HVAC system strategies. Ross served in the US Navy for six years as a work center supervisor and sonar technician. He earned his B.S. in Agricultural Engineering from Purdue University and his M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.