Ross Satterwhite – Treasurer

Ross, his wife Kerry and their two sons are full time Leland residents. Ross is a graduate of Colorado College and holds an MBA from the University of Michigan. He has 20+ years of investment, financing and operating experience in the real estate industry and presently runs Iron Bridge Capital, a private venture focused on real estate investing and advisory services. Previously, Ross was a Senior Executive Officer for Equity Office Properties, one of the largest real estate companies in the world. Earlier in his career he also spent 7 years with Citicorp in their Corporate Finance Group. Ross has been coming to Leelanau County for over 20 years (though he will quickly note his wife’s family has been coming to Leland for over 100 years!). Ross has been involved with the Conservancy for many years as a donor and advisor to its farmland preservation efforts. He brings a wide range of real estate, finance, structuring and business skills to the Conservancy board and a deep commitment to preservation and conservation.