Gordon Partners Team
Scott co-founded Gordon Partners in 2006 and oversees Developments, Acquisitions, and Leasing for the company. His additional responsibilities include coordinating financing for the company’s projects and executing strategies to re-position certain properties within the Gordon Partners portfolio. In his career, Scott has completed over 500 lease transactions accounting for approximately 1.5 million square feet of retail space. He has successfully led Gordon Partners in the completion of ground-up developments as well as in the identification and acquisition of under-performing assets for redevelopment throughout the state of Texas. Scott began his career at Levcor, where he specialized in project leasing, tenant representation, and land sales.
Scott is a graduate of Houston’s Episcopal High School and Southern Methodist University.
Matt is the President of Gordon Partners Management. He is also the development Project Manager representing Gordon Partners in over $30 million of construction – overseeing architects, engineers, budgets, construction, jurisdictional requirements and coordination with utility companies/districts. He has coordinated over 60 tenant build outs; including office, retail, medical and restaurants. Matt’s responsibilities also include asset management for Gordon Partners.
Matt is a graduate of The Kinkaid School in Houston and Southern Methodist University. He is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in the State of Texas. Matt served on the Board of Young Texans Against Cancer’s (YTAC) Houston Chapter from 2006-2011 and then as President of Young Texans Against Cancer’s Executive Board from 2011-2013.
Ryan holds a Master of Architecture from Tulane University and is an Associate member of the AIA. Ryan’s responsibilities at Gordon Partners include design, permit preparation and construction management. Ryan designed the $16 million, 100,000 sq.ft. Waterpoint retail center and master planned the adjacent Multi-Family tracts. He works with prospective tenants on space plans and produces construction documentation for tenant build-outs. Ryan also consults with tenants and their architects to modify corporate prototypes to fit within the architectural theme of the Center.
Ryan is a graduate of The Kinkaid School in Houston and earned a Masters of Architecture at Tulane University.
Doug’s primary focus is on development. The bulk of his efforts are spent developing freestanding properties for national retailers. Doug also brings years of experience in retail leasing and tenant representation, land acquisition and disposition services, 1031 exchanges and brokerage of income producing properties. Prior to joining Gordon Partners, Doug carried out retail project leasing at NewQuest Properties where he was also responsible for tenant representation services for several national retailers such as McDonald’s.
Doug is a graduate of The Kinkaid School in Houston and The University of Texas and he earned his Masters in Business Administration at Southern Methodist University.
Gary Phillips leads the management team responsible for property management and day-to-day operations of the company’s real estate holdings and other third party managed properties. Gary joined Gordon Partners with over twenty five years of managing, leasing and development experience in the commercial real estate industry. Gary is focus on being a service-oriented business professional who nurtures relationships with all facets of the industry. Recognized for creating and maintaining strong, long-term, positive relationships with institutions and practitioners that interface with commercial real estate management, including brokers, lenders, investors, tax and accounting professionals, tenants, and maintenance vendors.
Gary is a graduate of Texas A & M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in business. Gary is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management, where he earned his Certified Property Manager designation and is a licensed Texas Real Estate Broker.
Andrew joined Gordon Partners as a Leasing & Development Associate in January of 2013. In addition, he assists with much of the firm’s marketing efforts. Prior to joining Gordon Partners, Andrew worked as a civil engineer in Nashville, TN, and with a national architecture firm handling commercial and civic projects which included a $250MM sidewalk improvement project and commercial projects up to 320,000 SF. Andrew is a LEED Accredited Professional, has EIT certificates for Texas and Tennessee, has nearly completed his IDP for architecture and is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in the State of Texas.
Andrew graduated from the America School in London in London, UK. He earned a Civil Engineering degree from Vanderbilt University as well as a Master of Architecture and MBA degrees from University of Colorado Denver.
Karen joined Gordon Partners Management in 2015 as an Assistant Property Manager and Bookkeeper. She brings over 20 years of commercial property management and bookkeeping experience. Karen’s duties as an Assistant Property Manager include correspondence between landlord and tenant, property inspections and vendor relations. Her accounting responsibilities include all receivables and payables, record keeping, as well as, tax and insurance compliance. She is also a Notary Public.
Phillip joined Gordon Partners as a Leasing Associate in 2017. His focus is project leasing for Gordon owned properties and new developments. Prior to joining Gordon Partners, Phillip worked as a real estate agent for Austin City Realty securing housing and apartments to students in the University of Texas area. Phillip graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies and received minors in Real Estate as well as Business.
Nicole joined Gordon Partners in 2017 as an Assistant Property Manager. She brings 4 years of commercial and industrial property management experience. Nicole’s role as Assistant Property Manager includes landlord and tenant relationship, property inspections, reporting and vendor relations.
Nicole is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management. She is a CPM Candidate and in 2015 she served as the committee chair for the Community Involvement Committee. Nicole is also a licensed Texas Real Estate Salesperson and a Notary Public.