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David M. Fields

NMAH Board Alumnus; Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, Sunset Development Company

David Fields is a lawyer and corporate executive currently residing in the San Francisco Bay Area. Since 2014, Fields has served as Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel of Sunset Development—developer of Bishop Ranch, home to 600 companies with more than 30,000 employees along with retail, entertainment and planned residential in East Bay San Francisco. 
Prior to Sunset, Fields was Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer at Bayer Properties, a national real estate developer located in Birmingham, Alabama. He joined Bayer from the Irvine Company in Newport Beach, California where he served as Vice President and General Counsel for a leading division of one of California’s largest privately held companies.  Fields has served on a number of national, state, and regional boards during his career and currently serves as a board member of EastGroup Properties and as a board member and chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of CBL Properties.
Fields earned his B.A. from Yale University and his J.D. from Harvard Law School.