Photograph of Robert Oppenheimer, Senior Associate at Little


Robert Oppenheimer

Senior Associate





An "innovative generalist" making a positive difference in the world as a shaper of built environments.

Robert brings over 30 years of hands-on experience in design, project management, and construction to Little. His expertise lies in urban architecture, sustainable design and construction practices, and understanding how neighborhoods and cities function. He's also passionate about staying up-to-date with the latest building technology and innovative ideas to make work more efficient.

In his career, Robert has worked on diverse projects, from urban planning to commercial development and revitalization efforts nationwide. He's had a hand in everything from residential buildings to schools, healthcare facilities, and even civic and retail spaces, showing his adaptability in different areas of the industry.

Robert is an active member of organizations like the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), where he stays connected with industry trends and continues to learn and grow.

Rhode Island School of Design

Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Fine Arts

Words of Inspiration

“"I've always been inspired by Jan Gehl's motto: "First life, then spaces, then buildings—the other way around never works."”

- Robert Oppenheimer