David Lichtenger is an active real estate investor as well as a proven entrepreneur and executive with over 25 years of real estate and construction experience. He is currently the Managing Partner of both U. S. Residential Opportunity Fund LP and Intrepid Capital Investments. Prior to starting IFS (Design Build Company) in 1999, David was involved in various real estate development projects in New York City as well as founding and managing his own contracting company.
David has been active in many not-for- profits and associations including: Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research SIEPR (Advisory Board), Sheriffs’ Advisory Board of Santa Clara County, Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG), East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring (EPATT) Board Member, LifeMoves (formerly InnVision Shelter Networks) Board Member and The Triple "C" Foundation (Board & Founder). He was also the Chairman of the Scientific & Medical Research Facilities Working Group of the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM); David oversaw the bid process and award of over $300 Million Dollars to build twelve Stem Cell Research Facilities across California. The total project costs of these Stem Cell Facilities exceeded $1.1 Billion Dollars. David attended Rutgers University and Columbia University. David is the father of two adult sons, and resides in Palo Alto, California with his wife Sylvia.