Stephanie Pearson


Over the past 12 years Stephanie’s executive search practice has been dedicated to real estate and related financial services sectors. Her extensive background and experience, including Partner with Heidrick & Struggles and Senior Director with Ferguson Partners, define how she partners with clients in formulating successful strategies for recruiting top-tier leadership talent. Throughout her practice Stephanie has worked with senior and C-level national leadership talent across all sectors of real estate, including the investment management and financial services and across all property types, including residential, commercial, industrial, and retail. She has completed CEO, CFO, and Board level search assignments for multiple clients representing a broad group of public and private real estate companies.

Her 15-year tenure as a residential and commercial developer (commercial office, single family, apartments, and senior housing communities) affords her a unique “insider’s” perspective. Stephanie received her B. S. in Business Administration, with a minor in Spanish, from the University of California, Berkeley. She pursued graduate studies in Innovation and Finance at the University of The Pacific. Community Commitment: The San Francisco-based educational opportunity organization of Omega Boys Club. She is also an active member of The Urban Land Institute and a member of the University of Southern California Lusk Real Estate Center. Personal Passions: Traveling with extended family in Italy and the perpetual study of the Italian language, hiking the trails of Marin County, skiing the Rockies and cooking family dinners.