Edward Morgan serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Taylor Builders, based in Truckee, CA. Mr. Morgan has 25 years experience in accounting, financing, financial reporting, and strategic planning for mountain resort real estate developments and operations. He previously served as Vice President and Corporate Controller for Mountainside Partners, the developer of and asset manager for Crescent Real Estate’s (Ft. Worth, TX) $1 billion communities in the North Lake Tahoe region. Crescent was the owner and developer of Old Greenwood, Gray’s Crossing, the Village at Northstar, Mountainside, the Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe and the Tahoe Mountain Club. Prior to Mountainside Partners, Mr. Morgan served in accounting and finance roles for East West Partners in Vail, Colorado and North Lake Tahoe. He was involved with all debt, equity and public financing for the company’s California developments. He also managed cash, forecasting, audits, tax, human resources and technology for the company.
Mr. Morgan serves on the Board as Treasurer and on the Investment Committee of the Tahoe Mountain Resorts Foundation which supports many educational, cultural, and environmental initiatives in the Truckee/Tahoe region and awards college scholarships to local students annually. He has also represented the developer on many homeowner association boards through the years.
Mr. Morgan began his career in the management training program at Saatchi & Saatchi Worldwide in New York City and worked in accounting and finance roles for Vail Resorts, Inc. and Kensington Partners before beginning his tenure with East West Partners.
Mr. Morgan has a B.A. from Colgate University in Hamilton, NY and earned his Master of Accountancy (MAcc) from the University of Nevada, Reno.