David Tirman (email Mayor Tirman) - David Tirman and his wife Lorna moved to Truckee with their two daughters from Amsterdam, the Netherlands in the year 2000. After having spent much of the prior decade living and working in Europe, David was hired as the Project Manager for the development of the new Village-at-Northstar and the Northstar Highlands master plan. David is currently serving as a project manager on several development projects in the Truckee-Tahoe area for a real estate investment, development, and operations firm.
David began his career as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Philippines working on economic empowerment programs. He is a licensed architect, a member of the American Institute of Architects, the American Planning Association, and the Urban Land Institute. David received Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Architecture degrees from the University of Arkansas and pursued graduate study in the MBA program at the University of California- Irvine. He also did an international undergraduate study in Canada and France.
David has been actively engaged in the community through the Truckee Rotary Club and has served as a Neighborhood Champion for the annual Truckee Day Town clean-up effort since inception. He has served on the Truckee Planning Commission and several local boards including the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association.
In his leisure time, David enjoys cycling and mountain biking, Nordic skiing, and running on our area trails with his two golden retrievers.