Founder, Chief Executive Officer and President
Capital Thirteen LLC
Brigham Young University
B.A., organizational communications
University of California, Irvine
In June 2019, Mr. Stowell founded Capital Thirteen LLC, a company that specializes in advisory, real estate investment, and angel investing, and serves as the founder, chief executive officer and president. Previously, Mr. Stowell served as chief executive officer of Standard Pacific Homes from 2012 to 2015, during which time he oversaw the Ryland Group acquisition and merger resulting in the creation of CalAtlantic Group, Inc., one of the nation’s leading publicly traded homebuilders. He then served as executive chairman of CalAtlantic Group from 2015 to 2018 and oversaw the merger of CalAtlantic with Lennar Corporation, which made Lennar the largest homebuilder in the United States. Following the merger, Mr. Stowell retired as executive chairman of CalAtlantic and served on the board of directors of Lennar Corporation until April of 2021.
For almost three decades, having joined Standard Pacific Homes in 1986, taking on progressively more responsibilities and advancing through higher positions, Mr. Stowell has contributed to the achievements that distinguished Standard Pacific Homes as an industry leader.
Prior to Standard Pacific Homes, Mr. Stowell worked at The Irvine Company in product development and market research where he identified product positioning and market conditions for new master planned communities and was responsible for negotiating land sales with outside builders.
Mr. Stowell currently serves on the executive committee of HomeAid America and is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board at University of California, Irvine’s Merage Business School. He also serves on the board of directors at Toll Brothers and First Point Volleyball Foundation.
Pacific Life Responsibilities
Mr. Stowell is a director of Pacific Mutual Holding Company and serves on the Governance and Nominating Committee and as chair of the Talent Development and Compensation Committee.