Mr. Orser brings to the Board 30 years of experience in the homebuilding industry, many as as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company.
Per the Beazer Homes press statement, Orser will serve on the Compensation and Finance Committees of the Board of Directors.
The release goes on to say:
In July 2014, under his leadership, Weyerhaeuser completed the successful sale of the company for $2.8 billion to TRI Pointe Homes, Inc. Prior to that, Mr. Orser spent almost 25 years in various positions at Quadrant Homes, a leading private homebuilder in the state of Washington, including serving as President from 2003 to 2010. Mr. Orser is active in a number of other civic organizations, including serving as Vice Chair of the Runstad Real Estate Center Advisory Board at the University of Washington, and was recently appointed by the Governor to serve on the Washington State Affordable Housing Advisory Board.