Dean Strombom

Strategy Leader, Principal, Gensler

With a Gensler career spanning four decades and a portfolio of more than 50 million square feet,
Dean leads the planning and design of corporate campuses, commercial office buildings, workplace
interiors and mixed-use developments. He is the South Central Region's strategic advisor to several
of Gensler's practice areas, and a Houston office leader. A highly regarded workplace performance
specialist and frequent speaker at industry events across the U.S., Dean leverages his unique blend
of education in psychology, sociology and architecture to offer strategic real estate and design
insight. He has authored many industry articles over the years and is co-author ofThe Commercial
Real Estate Revolution. Dean is actively involved in the Houston chapters of several professional
real estate organizations, serves on the Board of the Houston Maritime Center, and is a member of
the Hines College Leadership Council at the University of Houston. Dean graduated from the
University of Houston's March program in 1980.