V. Fei Tsen

Founder, Managing Partner

Windflower Properties

Executive Board Officer, San Francisco Chair

As a developer and public official with experience in the nonprofit, public and private spheres, Ms. Tsen has more than 30 years of experience in building housing at all levels of affordability, civic projects, and large scale, mixed use developments. She is the President and CEO of Windflower Properties, a multi-family residential development company and President of Tsen & Associates, a real estate advisory firm. She was the Director of Real Estate for the Port of San Francisco, the Director of Redevelopment for the City of Emeryville, and a Commissioner of the former San Francisco Redevelopment Agency. She is currently President of the Treasure Island Development Authority that oversees the design and construction of infrastructure, streetscape, parks and open space for the former naval military base. Her expertise and leadership were critical in finalizing the design and financing for Yerba Buena Gardens and re-envisioning the San Francisco waterfront after the demolition of the Embarcadero Freeway. She has served on numerous Boards for arts, education and nonprofit community development organizations. Ms. Tsen was a recipient of the prestigious Loeb Fellowship, which the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University awards to outstanding designers and leaders who make our cities and natural environments more vigorous and sustainable.