RICHARD A. SAVAGEAU

Chairman of the Nomination and Governance Committee

Biography

Mr. Savageau has served as trustee since 2009 and currently serves as Chair of the Nomination and Governance Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee.

Mr. Savageau’s expertise and experience in executive leadership, real estate development and accounting benefits the Trust and Board of Trustees.

Current Experience

  • Board Member – Dean Realty Kansas City
  • Board Member – St. John’s Hospital
  • Board Member – HD LLC Realty

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Science and Mathematics from North Dakota State University

Previous Experience

  • Butler Machinery: President (1986); Executive Vice President (1981-1986); Vice President and CFO (1979-1981) General Manager of I & I Division (1975-1977); Finance Manager (1970-1975)
  • General Motors Acceptance Corporation (now known as Ally Financial, Inc.): Finance Manager (1960-1965)
  • H. Robins Pharmaceutical: Sales Executive (1965-1970)
  • Trustee – Sterling Office and Industrial Trust (2016-2017)
  • Board Member – Associated Equipment Dealers
  • Board Member – F-M Credit Manager
  • Board Member – St. Anthony’s Parish and School
  • Board Member – Hospice of the Red River Valley
  • Board Member – Riverview Seniors Living Center
  • Board Member – Grow Parochial Fund
  • Served in the U.S. Army, Infantry Medical Corp.