Gary W. Gustafson gustafson

Profile Updated: July 28, 2022
Gary W. Gustafson
Residing In: Novato, CA USA
Spouse/Partner: Sharon
Occupation: Commercial / Industrial Real Estate Broker
Children: Andrea Menschel
Lainie Tompkins
Grandsons: Kyle Menschel and Jared Menschel
Military Service: USN  
Class Year: 1963
Yes! Attending Reunion
Where did you go to 8th grade?

Belvedere/Tiburon- Del Mar School/Reed

What have you been up to since you graduated from Redwood?

Worked for Rockwell International on the development of the B-1 for the Air Force and then transitioned to the advance design group for the space shuttle.

Exited the world of engineering to sell real estate. Started my career with Frank Howard Allen where I became the manager of the Novato office and then helped open up the Sonoma County division. Left FHA to become VP / Regional Mgr for Valley Realty, a division of Berg Enterprises.

Co founded a investment syndication and development company in 1983 devoted to the development of mid sized office and retail projects for limited partnerships.

Currently I am the managing director of the San Rafael office of Sperry Van Ness Commercial Real Estate Advisors, a national real estate company.

School Story:

After two years at COM I still did not know what I wanted to do so I went to work for P.G.& E. for a year. During that time I became interested in Flying and decided to pursue a career in aviation starting with a degree in Aerospace Engineering.

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Jul 28, 2022 at 12:06 PM

Happy Birthday Bill. Seem like just yesterday we were taking class excursions on the trains
out of the rail yard in Tiburon.

Apr 06, 2022 at 5:03 PM

Happy Birthday Katherine.

Feb 04, 2022 at 3:20 PM

Happy Birthday Chris. If you were here I would take you to Sam's for a birthday lunch.

Dec 29, 2021 at 4:03 PM

Jim: Happy Birthday. Been a long time since we commuted to RHS with Coach.

Nov 02, 2021 at 12:16 PM

Alan Happy Birthday and congratulations to the 76 Club.

Jan 06, 2021 at 1:17 PM

HAPPY 76. Been a long time since we walked to Redwood or hitched a ride with coach.

Jul 06, 2020 at 12:36 PM

Jill: Sharon and I send a very Happy Birthday to you. Hope you had a wonderful safe, masked and distanced Birthday Bash.

Apr 04, 2020 at 6:00 PM

Toni: Happy belated Birthday Stay safe and well in these confusing times.

Jan 05, 2020 at 5:39 PM

Happy Birthday Jim. Been a lot of years.

Aug 05, 2019 at 3:16 PM

Bill: Time for the group to do have another get together at newly renovated Sam's.

Jul 02, 2019 at 2:04 PM

Alan: Long time since those days of glory at RHS. Hope you have a great 74th birthday.

Dec 29, 2018 at 11:24 AM

Happy Birthday Jim.

Aug 21, 2018 at 1:19 PM

Happy Birthday

Jan 09, 2018 at 3:58 PM

Happy Birthday Barbara.

Aug 04, 2017 at 1:14 PM

Happy Birthday Bill. Hope all is well with you.

Jun 28, 2016 at 12:37 PM

Happy Birthday Jill. Sharon and I wish you the very best on this special day.

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