Mark N. Sklar
Mark Sklar serves as Managing Director and Partner of DMB Associates, Inc., a private real estate investment and development company. The firm’s primary focus is the development of large-scale residential and mixed-use communities. They currently operate in Arizona, California, Utah and Hawaii. Mark is one of the original founders of DMB along with partners and friends, Drew Brown and Bennett Dorrance.
The three passions in Mark’s life in order of priority are family, community and work. He has previously served either as a Board Member or in a leadership role for the following organizations; Valley Big Brothers, Kivel Nursing Home, Phoenix Jewish Community Center, Ballet Arizona, ASU Foundation, Phoenix Jewish Federation, Council for Design Excellence at ASU, National Public Radio, KAET Channel 8 Community Advisory Board, the American Joint Distribution Committee, Phoenix Symphony and the Phoenix Jewish Community Foundation.
Sklar currently serves on the boards of Banner Health, Whispering Hope Ranch Foundation and the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute. More than almost anything, Mark loves spending time with his grandchildren Zander, Zoe, Caleb and Jonah (Thank you Michael and Debbie!) Mark has been married to his youthful and good-looking wife, Cookie for over 44 years. She continues to be, like she always has been, the best thing that ever happened to him.