Ryan M. Downs

Chief Investment Officer

Biography

Mr. Downs has served as the Chief Investment Officer since 2020 and formerly served as the Trust’s President and Secretary. Mr. Downs has several years of experience in construction, finance, and strategic leadership that benefits the Trust.

Current Experience

  • Chief Investment Officer – Sterling Office and Industrial Trust, Sterling Multifamily Trust
  • Chief Investment Officer – Sterling Management, LLC
  • Board Member – TNT Kids Fitness

Previous Experience

  • President and Secretary – Sterling Office and Industrial Trust, Sterling Multifamily Trust
  • President and Secretary – Sterling Management, LLC
  • President – Thomsen Homes, LLC
  • Vice President – Business Integration & Finance at Nor-Son, Inc

Education

  • Bachelor of Aerospace Science in Aviation from the University of North Dakota
  • Master of Business Administration in Finance from St. Cloud State University
  • Certified Public Accountant Licensed in Minnesota