J. Scott Andrews
President, Melvin Mark Properties
On August 13, 2008 Portland City Council approved Scott Andrews as PDC Commissioner, replacing Sal Kadri on PDC’s board. He was elected Chairman in June 2009. Scott is president, Melvin Mark Properties. Melvin Mark Properties is one of Oregon’s leading commercial real estate companies, leasing and managing more than three million square feet of space. Scott supervises all leasing activity for Melvin Mark Properties and Melvin Mark Brokerage Company. He also oversees the company’s corporate marketing efforts and directly leases Crown Plaza and Union Bank Tower, two Class A buildings in downtown Portland.
Scott believes in being involved in the community in which you work and live.
He is past President of the Multnomah Athletic Club, past President and Chairman of the Board of the Oregon Sports Authority, and past Chair of the Portland Business Alliance. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for LifeWorks Northwest, Portland Mall Management Inc., and University of Oregon Foundation. He's a veteran soccer and basketball coach and has served on the Board of Directors for Cystic Fibrosis (he was named Board Member of the Year), Planned Parenthood, and Portland Youth Soccer Association.
Scott and his wife Linda have been married for 36 years. They have two sons, Peter, 30 and Paul 24 years of age. Both are graduates of Jesuit High School and Santa Clara University.