Stephen M. McClure

As CEO, Steve leads all aspects of The Spectrum Companies, implementing strategy, guiding team leaders, and overseeing the operations of its service lines: Asset Management, Capital Management, and Development.

A 20-year veteran of the company, Steve joined Spectrum’s commercial leasing team in 2004, then led its residential division for 10 years before being named Chief Operating Officer in January of 2017.

Steve was the key leader in forming Spectrum’s new vision to become an evergreen company and establishing our mission to “change lives by creating special places.” He is responsible for ensuring team members are aligned and focused on living our vision and mission daily.

Steve lives in Charlotte with his wife, Erin, their two children, Grace and Jack, and their dog, Bear.

  • Wake Forest University, Bachelor of Science, Economics
  • Duke University, Fuqua School of Business, Master of Business Administration
Professional Affiliations and Community Activities
  • 2023 President, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), Charlotte Chapter
  • Past President, North Carolina Board of Architecture
  • Member, Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • Member, National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC)
  • Member, Myers Park Presbyterian Church
Awards & Accolades
  • Charlotte Business Journal, 40 Under 40 Award, 2018
  • Business North Carolina, Power List, 2021, 2022, 2023
  • Business North Carolina, CEO of the Year, 2022
  • Charlotte Business Journal, Top 50 Newsmakers, 2022