Chief Operating Officer & Sr. Vice President, Development

Scott Kern is the Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Development at Poag Shopping Centers. As COO, Kern works to foster effective communications throughout the organization and enhance corporate culture. Kern also oversees all of the Company’s development and construction projects from pre-development through grand opening including entitlements, design and construction oversight as well as ongoing Tenant Coordination. Previously, he worked for Oliver McMillan, a San Diego based mixed-use developer and was Director of Construction for the West Region of Brixmor Property Group, a REIT that owns a national portfolio of grocery anchored shopping centers. Earlier in his career, Scott worked for 3rd Works, TrizecHahn Development, and Lend Lease Development. Scott earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Design from San Diego State University in San Diego, CA.