President, Western Operations, Trammell Crow Company LLC

John Stirek is the chair of the OSU Foundation Board of Trustees. He currently serves as chair of the OSU Foundation Compensation & Talent Management committee and is also a member of the Executive committee, the Campaign Steering committee and the Committee on Trustees. He also serves on the College of Business Dean’s Circle of Excellence and Development Committee and the Athletics Leadership Advisory Committee. Mr. Stirek is President of Western Operations for Trammell Crow Company, one of the nation’s leading developers and investors in real estate. He has been with the company since 1986 and is a member of the company’s executive committee and operating committee and an associate broker for Oregon and Washington. Mr. Stirek is also a partner and co-founder of Rogue Venture Partners, a venture capital firm specializing in investments in startups and early stage companies in Oregon. He earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Oregon State University in 1982 and earned his master of business administration degree from Harvard Business School in 1986. Mr. Stirek received the College of Business Distinguished Business Professional award in 2009.