Gen. William Lyon

FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN EMERITUS: WILLIAM LYON HOMES

50 + years homebuilding … now retired from day-to-day at eponymous firm … 100K+ homes built in Western U.S. on his watch … ex-commander USAF Reserves … community leader, philanthropist … backs veterans … helped OC Rescue Mission buy Tustin apartment units for vets … vintage car collector … long-time friend + former business partner of George Argyros, OC 500