Gary Balke

Gary Balke is the founder of Balke Brown Associates, a major real estate development firm in St. Louis. Recently retired, for close to 40 years he led the company in the development of millions of square feet of office, industrial, multi-family, and retail space.

Throughout his career he has held leadership roles in many organizations including St. Joseph’s Institute for the Deaf, Southwest Bank, and the St. Louis Art Museum. Gary, and his wife Pat, have been involved with MPA for almost 10 years spearheading education, development, and marketing efforts.