Scott Arena | President
Scott holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Lewis and Clark College (1987). Following a passion for investment real estate he entered the multi-family field with Guardian Management in 1991. Starting at the site management level he gained experience at various sites, eventually managing the portfolio's largest property and then being promoted to portfolio supervisor in 1994.
In 1996 he joined GSL Properties, Inc. Initially a project manager for a large new construction project, he was promoted to portfolio manager in 1999, and a year later became Vice President of Management Operations.
Joining Quantum Residential, Inc in 2004, Mr. Arena has held the position of Executive Vice President and now holds the position of President. Overseeing corporate operations, client relations, and business development, Scott also maintains a portfolio of key client groups.
Committed to on-going professional development, Scott holds the CPM designation with IREM (earned in 2001) and the LIHTC Compliance Professional designation (Novogradac 1998).
Committed to community affairs and promoting professional development, Scott has served on the Board of Clark County YMCA (2006-2011) and is involved with Multifamily NW, the region's largest property management education/advocacy association representing over 160,000 units. Serving as a MFNW board member since 2012, Scott is on the Executive Council and 2015 Board President.
Scott enjoys being a Portland native, and resides in Lake Oswego, Oregon. He enjoys running, fitness, golf, illustrating children's books, and vacationing with his family.