From nationally-branded hotels to expanisve business parks, Woodbury
approaches each project with the same level of detail, collaboration, and vision.
Building upon the organization's legacy of integrity, innovation, and expertise, Woodbury's principals continue to raise the standard of real estate excellence through active leadership of international trade organizations and projects such as the University Mall redevelopment in Orem, Utah, The Meadows in American Fork, UT, the University of Utah Research Park
and one of the largest Enhanced Use Lease agreements in history at Utah's
Hill Air Force Base.
Orin R. Woodbury
Orin R. Woodbury
Orin Richards Woodbury serves as Chairman of the Board of Woodbury Corporation and, for over forty years, has overseen all accounting and tax matters for the organization.
Mr. Woodbury spent the early years of his career working in property and construction management.
He enlisted in the Navy during WWII and served as a Naval Aviator and flight instructor.
Upon his return to civilian life in Salt Lake, Mr. Woodbury worked as a loan officer for Home Benefit Building Society, obtained his Real Estate License, worked for Woodbury Corporation and founded Practical Building Company, a residential construction business.
He also holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Utah.
This knowledge and expertise of development and construction management was crucial as Mr. Woodbury
was called upon to serve as Vice President of Construction loans for Richards Woodbury Mortgage
He eventually became President and Chairman of the Board of the Mortgage Company and continued to work with Richards Woodbury Mortgage until it was sold in 1985.
In 1970, Mr. Woodbury assumed the position of Chief Controller and Treasurer of Woodbury Corporation.
Aside from his distinguished professional career, Mr. Woodbury served as a Mission President for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Hawaii, on the Church Real Estate Investment Committee, and for thirty-three years on the Board of Directors of the Deseret Trust Company.