Tom McCargo

Co-Founder & Partner

Tom McCargo is Co-Founder and Partner of Urban Villages, where he focuses on the long-term effects of developments on neighborhoods, leads the Asset and Property Management divisions, and provides strategic guidance on all acquisitions and development projects.

He also serves as President of Graham Realty Company, a diverse real estate business based in Pittsburgh whose activities include investment, development, property management, leasing, and ownership.

Inspired by the quality of architecture, materials, scale, and massing, Tom prioritizes fewer well-done projects that improve communities. He served as chair of the Sports & Exhibition Authority in Pittsburgh from 1995 to 2003, and led the design competition and execution of the new David L. Lawrence Convention Center. A graduate of the Entrepreneurial Management Program at Carnegie Mellon University, Tom earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont.