Today's SPIRE Working Board steers all our initiatives.
Selected from a pool of extremely well-qualified candidates, they enrich our offerings and community with their individual successes, diverse perspectives + exemplary skills. Combined, they epitomize the whole is greater than the sum of its parts as they navigate the opportunities and challenges in our industry today and set us up to be the innovators of tomorrow.
All hail from Stanford, and all bring an eagerness to contribute. We are grateful to have these leaders at the helm charting our course.
Name: Travis Duncan
Bio: Travis Duncan is VP of Development at Deca Companies - a broadly opportunistic real estate development firm in San Francisco. Travis leads all aspects of development including entitlements, design, permitting, construction, and delivery across several asset classes: industrial, residential, office and self-storage. Previously, Travis was Assistant Vice President at Sares Regis Group of Northern California where he led the successful entitlement of Cityline Sunnyvale - a 36-acre mixed-use project one block from the Caltrain. Travis is on Board of Directors at SPIRE and Chairs the Innovation Committee in charge of the 2022 SPIRE Innovation Summit. Travis received his MBA from Stanford's Graduate School of Business, and his MS from Stanford's Civil Engineering department, focusing on Sustainable Design and Construction. He graduated magna cum laude from Santa Clara University and was a graduate of the University's Honors Program. Travis holds an E.I.T. certification and is a LEED Accredited Professional BD+C.