Scott Beck has helped finance billions of dollars of high-profile projects throughout the country. He also was instrumental in the development and design of Trophy Club, a 2,400-acre master planned city. Legacy projects are his passion; hence his vision for the 430-acre Dallas Midtown, which includes the $4 billion redevelopment of Valley View Mall. Beck previously was associate vice president at JP Morgan Chase and Co.’s "Lab Morgan," where he focused on new business formation and corporate strategy for the bank globally. Prior to that, he was a member of SG Cowen’s leveraged finance group and a senior auditor at Ernst and Young LLP. Beck received a master's of accounting from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin, where he also completed his BBA. He's a member of the board of directors of United Texas Bank and is president of Beck Properties Trophy Club. He also serves on the boards of various educational and charitable organizations.