Some of his significant projects with KPRS Hawaii include the Waikele Outlets renovation, construction of the Saks Fifth Avenue at the International Marketplace, and the new Appetito Craft Pizza and Wine Bar at the Ohana East Hotel in Waikiki.
Kip started his career with Hawaiian Dredging before becoming the manager of the Hawaii office for Kajima Construction. At Kajima, Kip was involved with projects such as the Kamehameha Schools Big Island campus, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, and the University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine.
Kip holds a Civil Engineering degree from Arizona State University. He was born and raised in Hawaii, enjoys playing a number of sports and regularly coaches baseball.