Tad Taube ('53, MS '57)
Tad Taube is Founder and Chairman of Woodmont Companies, a diversified real estate investment and management organization. Since its founding in 1963, the Company has been involved in the acquisition, development, and management of income properties exceeding $5 billion in valuation. Until its merger in 2013 into Cassidy/Turley, Woodmont’s holdings also included BT Commercial. Tad is President of the Koret Foundation and created Taube Philanthropies. He is a founder and advisory board chair of the Taube Center for Jewish Studies. He is a member of the Board of Overseers of the Hoover Institution and serves on its Executive Committee, and was founder and past chairman of the advisory board of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR). In addition, Mr. Taube’s family gave the principal gift to Stanford’s Taube Family Tennis Stadium and has supported Stanford’s new football stadium.