Steve Dostart


Steve is the President and Founder of Dostart Development Company, LLC (DDC). Prior to founding DDC, he was a Partner at the Mozart Development Company. Steve is a leader in Transit-Oriented Design and in utilizing the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards for efficient and sustainable design. He has overseen the development and acquisition of nearly three million square feet of commercial properties in Redwood City, Palo Alto, Mountain View and Sunnyvale to serve as the corporate homes of professional service and technology oriented clients.

Earlier in his career, Steve worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs in New York, for the Trammell Crow family at the Trammell Crow Company in Dallas and for the Centre City Development Corporation in San Diego.

Steve is a trustee of the Menlo School, chairs the Civic Center Advisory Committee for the Town of Atherton, and is a  member of the Stanford Real Estate Counsel, the Policy Advisory Board for the Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics and the Grand Boulevard Initiative. He was previously the Past President of NAIOP Silicon Valley, a national board member of Reading Partners, a member of the Leadership Council of New Schools Venture Fund and the Management Board at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar. He also graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard College.