Scott is the Senior Vice President of Dogwood Retail and Dogwood Management. He is responsible for the strategic direction of Dogwood Retail acquisitions & dispositions, underwriting, leasing, business development, and operations. Prior to starting Dogwood Retail, Scott served as Asset Manager for United Development Company (a real development firm in Southlake, Tx with $300+ million of managed equity). At United Development company, Scott directed the operations team, third party leasing teams, and instituted NOI growth initiatives across the portfolio of varying asset classes (retail, office, hospitality, self-storage, and shopping malls). Prior to United Development Company, Scott oversaw the operations of 2.1 million square feet of open-air retail centers throughout Dallas and Colorado for InvenTrust Properties (stock ticker: IVT). In his time at InvenTrust, Scott increased NOI by ancillary income initiatives, increased tenant satisfaction (measured by CEL surveys), lowered OPEX and CAPEX budgets through vendor negotiations, and implemented growth strategies with InvenTrust asset management.
Scott holds an MBA from the University of Dallas and a B.S. in Finance from the University of Texas at Dallas. Scott is a member of the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors and the International Council of Shopping Centers. Scott and his wife, Fiona, live in Dallas with their son, Grayson.