Scott Watson is director of real estate, and is responsible for a Greystar portfolio in the Portland, Oregon area. He currently oversees Portland-area new business development, assists with client acquisition and disposition efforts, and works with several apartment developers to help deliver new apartment projects. Active in the real estate industry since 1979, Scott holds expertise all facets of apartment, office and industrial property management, and development. Prior to its acquisition, Scott joined Riverstone Residential Group as vice president in 2003. Before that, he worked for the Irvine Company in Newport Beach, California, where he managed apartments and office buildings. After relocating to the Pacific Northwest in 1995 to pursue industrial management and development opportunities, he held senior real estate management positions with Harsch Investments and Naito Properties. He holds a bachelor of arts degree from San Diego State University.