Dare Ruffin

Project Manager


The McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia
London School of Economics


Robinson Development Group: 2022 – present
Morgan Stanley: 7 years

Professional Experience

Dare Ruffin joined Robinson Development Group in 2022. Dare was previously with Moran Stanley in New York City for 7 years working in a variety of roles. Most recently, she was a vice president in loan originations for the Commercial Real Estate Lending Group, focusing on select securitized and balance sheet lending. Prior to that, she worked in a capital markets role for the CRE Lending Group. She began her career at the firm’s Securitized Products Sales Group as a distributions analyst.

Other Activities

Dare is an active member of the Hampton Roads community serving on the boards of Families of Autistic Children in Tidewater (FACT) and RiseVB. When she’s not at the office, you’ll find her adventurous spirit outside enjoying activities such as skiing, fly fishing, and piloting helicopters.