Steven Straus Commissioner
Steven Straus is President of Glumac, a sustainable (MEP) engineering firm, founded in 1971 by Dick Glumac. In 1976, the firm incorporated as Glumac & Associates and in 2000, when the offices joined as one corporation, Steven became president of the company. The firm now has offices in Sacramento, Portland, Irvine, Los Angeles, Seattle, Silicon Valley and Las Vegas.
Since graduating from Berkeley in 1981, Steven has been passionate about environmental issues and design. Steven now leads a firm where all principals and associate principals are LEED® Accredited Professionals and are focused on and making a real impact on conserving our natural resources.
Mr. Straus was appointed to the PDC Board by Mayor Sam Adams and was sworn in on April 22nd, 2009.
Steven’s wife Marsha is a real estate broker and he has two teenage daughters, Stephanie and Jennifer.