Roberta Irish
Board Member, Investment Committee Member

Ms. Irish has been active in commercial real estate for over 40 years, most recently as the chief financial officer for Transpacific Development Company for more than three decades. She is responsible for all financial and accounting activities of TDC’s projects including acquisitions and dispositions, as well as the daily cash management, accounting and legal, partnership, and office administration functions. Before joining TDC, she spent six years as vice president of Westgroup, Inc., a developer and manager of office buildings and hotels. In the course of her career, Ms. Irish has negotiated in excess of $3 billion in loans and joint ventures with a roster of lenders that includes Bank of the West, Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo Bank, Citicorp Real Estate, Inc., Prudential Insurance, Security Pacific National Bank, Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association, the AFL-CIO, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, the Public Employees Retirement System of the State of Ohio, New York Life Insurance and Lincoln National Life. She has been responsible for over 40 acquisition and disposition transactions involving in excess of $3 billion of real estate. 

Ms. Irish is a CPA and holds an MBA in Real Estate Finance from the University of Southern California. She is also a licensed California real estate broker. She has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Curci Foundation since 2006.