David Tirman (email Council Member Tirman) - David Tirman moved to Truckee with his wife Lorna and their two daughters from the Netherlands in the year 2000. After having spent most of the prior decade working in Europe, David was hired as the Project Manager for the development of the Village-at-Northstar and the Northstar Highlands master plan. David is currently serving as a development manager 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 business administration at the University of California, Irvine. He also did international undergraduate study in Quebec, Canada and in 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 as Chair of the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association. David has been on the Town Council since 2016 and has served as Mayor (2019) and Vice Mayor (2018).
In his leisure time, David enjoys cycling, Nordic skiing, and running on our area trails with his golden retriever.