Who We Are


Todd D. Saunders / FarWest Companies

Mr. Saunders leads FarWest's overall day-to-day project/asset management and operations. He also focuses on building FarWest's professional networks, sourcing acquisitions opportunities as well as designing, entitling, branding and marketing FarWest's assets.

He has twenty-five years of experience leading both the institutional and entrepreneurial aspects of acquisition, financing, development, and disposition for more than $1.5B of horizontal and vertical development projects located in California, Utah and Hawaii. 

Mr. Saunders expertise includes extensive master-planned and single-asset development leadership in commercial office, high-rise residential, hospitality and TOD mixed-use projects – both in urban and resort locations. 

His core skills include identifying, negotiating, and managing private and/or public partnerships with domestic institutional and foreign capital partners as well as local, state and federal government agencies.

Mr. Saunders earned a business degree in Marketing and Finance from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He and his wife Marsha live in San Francisco and have two grown children, Aubrey and Cody. Mr. Saunders has a passion for skiing, climbing, and photography.

E: tsaunders@farwestdevelopment.com