A 30-year veteran of pioneering master-planned communities, Dougall Agan is a founding partner of Stirling Development. A leader in industrial, office, retail and community development, Dougall has been responsible for more than $3 billion dollars in development activity on large-scale projects in Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino and San Diego Counties.
Dougall obtained degrees in economics and business psychology from Claremont McKenna College. Throughout college and his career in real estate, Dougall has sought to challenge the norm and to look beyond challenges to see infinite possibilities. Dougall’s fearless approach to his work and willingness to tackle the most complex challenges are emblematic of Stirling’s portfolio, and in turn has created enduring development projects and master planned communities. Dougall’s “can do” attitude is contagious, and is shared by the Stirling team and their similar fierce love and loyalty for what they do and the opportunity to leave a lasting real estate legacy.
As an active member in the real estate community, Dougall has served on the Advisory Board of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Southern California Chapter, in 1998 he served as the President for the Orange County Chapter of NAIOP, and he also had previous involvement with the Inland Empire Economic Partnership (IEEP), in which he helped create awareness for the Inland Empire North. Dougall has also been honored with appointments to various high-level leadership committees focused on supporting California’s economic growth. At Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s invitation, he was appointed to the California Protocol Foundation, a group of executives committed to promoting California’s economy and positive business climate. Dougall was also named Chair of the Media/Communications Committee for the Southern California Leadership Council.
Family means everything to Dougall, which is evidenced by his enthusiasm for and dedication to his wife and children and their interests. Dougall also has a strong commitment to those who have served in the military, and his long-held patriotism and ongoing support to the military has fueled Stirling’s investment into veterans’ programs in southern California.