Trammell S. Crow
CROW FAMILY FOUNDATION
3526 Arrowhead Drive
Dallas, Texas 75204
EARTH DAY TEXAS
3839 McKinney Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75204
PERSONAL: Trammell S. Crow is the President of the Crow Family Foundation, which operates and manages The Trammell and Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art. He is Founder of Earth Day Texas, “the world’s largest Earth Day celebration,” a year-round initiative and exposition which teaches visitors, businesses and school children the benefits of green living and environmental sustainability. He is the father of Nathan, Margaret, Daniel and Isabella.
ACADEMIC: Bachelor of Arts, Economics, Yale University, 1974
Honorary Degree, Doctor of Humane Letters, Paul Quinn College, 2011
HONORS: 2016 Global Green Award
Mr. Crow was honored at the 20th anniversary Global Green Awards in Los Angeles in recognition of his work in advancing sustainable and resilient communities to best support Earth’s natural systems, stem climate change, protect human health and improve livability for all.
BUSINESS: Crow Family Foundation/President
Prior to assuming his present responsibilities, Mr. Crow held various other positions within the Crow family businesses. He began his career as a warehouse leasing agent in Denver. He transferred to Houston and developed residential subdivisions and leased retail space. In Dallas, he joined the development team of the signature Anatole Hotel and worked at Dallas Market Center, expanding its exhibition and retail space by over 2 million square feet. By 1985, he had developed the Dallas Communications Complex, the Studios at Las Colinas, INFOMART and the Dallas/Fort Worth Teleport. From 1986 to 1993, Crow was Chief Executive Officer of Trammell Crow International, overseeing the Brussels International Trade Mart (the largest in Europe) and developing additional trade marts in Asia.
PREVIOUS: Dallas Market Center Company/Chairman of the Board
The Dallas Communications Complex/The Studios at Las Colinas
INFOMART, a high-tech facsimile of the Crystal Palace built in London in 1851
Trammell Crow International/Chief Executive Officer
Trammell Crow International developed:
China, Shanghai Mart
France, Paris Bercy Expo
Japan, Kobe Fashion Mart
- Board of Directors – Crow Collection of Asian Art
- Founder – Earth Day Texas, Inc.
- Board of Directors – Million Acre Pledge
- Board of Directors – Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
- Board of Directors – ConservAmerica
- Co-Founder – Texas Business for Clean Air
- Co-Founder – Texans for Clean Water
- Board of Directors – Future 500
- Board of Directors – Space Center Houston
- Board of Directors – American Renewable Energy Institute
- Advisory Board – The Trust for Public Land North Texas
- Advisory Board – Environmental Defense Fund Texas
- Advisory Council – Texas Land Conservancy
- Development Board – University of Texas at Dallas
- Board of Directors – Asia Society of Texas, Houston
Paul Quinn College
Dallas County Community College District Foundation
Trinity River Improvement Association
Clinton Global Initiative
The Explorers Club
McKinney Avenue Contemporary
Population Media Center
Log Cabin Republicans
Devil’s River Gang
Mr. Crow is a long-time supporter of the Texas Conservation Alliance, the Nature Conservancy of Texas, Texans for Lawsuit Reform, Log Cabin Republicans and the League of Conservation Voters. He supports various nonprofit organizations active in family planning, education, the environment, community initiatives and political causes.
Mr. Crow’s hobbies include rock collecting and sharing his love of music, art and reading.