30 Jan David Storrs
We regret to say that long-time board member, David Storrs, has passed away. Read the Dawn's tribute to him.
Durng his time on the Board of Oakcliff, David brought a career of expertise in investment management, consulting, and finance. After graduating from Yale University and Harvard Business School, David returned to Yale to become its first full-time endowment head. He then served as President and CEO of CommonFund, a consortium of 1500 colleges and universities managing $20 billion dollars in tailored stock and bond funds. In 1996, Storrs left CommonFund to launch Alternative Investment Group, which currently manages about $1.5 billion spread across 40 hedge fund managers and 300 investors. David was also an avid sailor who fell in love with match racing after trying it out at Oakcliff. He soon became a force to be reckoned with and was ranked #1 in the US match race rankings at the age of 72. He also won the US Match Racing Championship in 2017.