Mollie K. Ricker


Mollie is a Partner of Dostart Development Company, LLC (DDC), where she leads acquisitions, manages city entitlements, and directs the firm’s leasing, construction, and financing activities.  DDC is one of the Silicon Valley’s premier commercial real estate developers known for its local expertise, for its leadership in sustainability and transit-oriented design, and for the high quality of its projects and tenants.

Earlier in her career, Mollie was an investor with Francisco Partners, a technology- focused private equity firm, and worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs.

Mollie currently serves as President of NAIOP Silicon Valley. She is also a member of the national Industrial and Office Product Council and San Francisco Commercial Product Council for ULI, as well as Stanford Professionals in Real Estate (SPIRE).  Mollie also serves on the Board of The Representation Project, a nonprofit dedicated to ensuring all humans achieve their full potential, unencumbered by limiting gender norms.

Mollie received her M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and her B.A. in Economics and Latin American Studies, with Distinction, from Yale University.