Christopher E. Mellen, CPM, ARM
Senior Vice President
Christopher Mellen joined The Simon Companies in 1996 and has more than 30 years of experience in property management overseeing all property types. He currently supervises critical operations of The Simon Companies. In addition, he is a Certified Property Manager, an Accredited Residential Manager and a licensed Massachusetts Real Estate Broker.
Mr. Mellen was the 2016 International President of The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and has previously served as a regional Vice President, Vice Chairman of the Education Committee and as an Executive Councilor. At the local level, Mr. Mellen has been active in IREM’s Boston chapter, holding every officer position including President in 2004. He has been named Certified Property Manager of the Year, is a member of IREM’s Academy of Authors and has been selected on numerous occasions to contribute to the New England Real Estate Journal’s Real Estate Executive of the Month series.
He is also on the Faculty of Boston University, Northeastern University and the Institute of Real Estate Management. Mr. Mellen holds a BBA in Real Estate from Temple University and a MS in Management and a Graduate Certificate in Project Management from Boston University.