Staff

Alan Matheson

Alan Matheson is the executive director of The Point of the Mountain State Land Authority. He is charged with preparing for and overseeing the development of nearly 600 acres of state land called The Point. Matheson previously served the State of Utah as Executive Director of the Utah Department of Environmental Quality, Senior Environmental Policy Advisor to Governor Gary R. Herbert, and State Planning Coordinator.

Before joining state employment, Matheson worked in the private sector focusing on regional planning and law, serving as Executive Director of Envision Utah, founding Director of the Utah Water Project, shareholder in a Phoenix law firm, Senior Attorney and Environmental Policy Advisor for Arizona’s largest electric utility, and law clerk for a federal Court of Appeals judge. Matheson holds an A.B. in International Relations from Stanford University and a J.D. from the UCLA School of Law, where he was an editor of the UCLA Law Review. He has served on dozens of community and state boards and has consulted with several regions around the country on strategies to address the challenges of growth.

Scott Cuthbertson

Scott Cuthbertson is the operations director of The Point of the Mountain State
Land Authority. He is responsible for heading all operational aspects of The
Point. Cuthbertson comes from the management consulting industry where he
was a director in PricewaterhouseCoopers capital projects and infrastructure
group and a senior consultant at Booz Allen.

While in the private sector, Cuthbertson specialized in the management of major
capital investment programs as advisor to institutional investors, multi-national
developers, Fortune 5 technology firms and public sector agencies on projects as
large as $25B USD. His work spanned North and South America, Europe and the
Middle East. Cuthbertson received a B.Sc. degree from BYU, a Master’s degree
in Real Estate Development from Georgetown University, and an M.Sc. degree
from the University of Oxford’s Business School. He has served on multiple
boards and is a published thought leader in the field of real estate, infrastructure
and smart cities.

Steven Kellenberg

Steven Kellenberg is the planning director for The Point of the Mountain State Land Authority. He oversees planning efforts for The Point. An urban planner and designer with over 40 years of experience in new communities, mixed use town centers, business parks and large-scale development, Kellenberg brings a crucial level of expertise and leadership to The Point.

He heads Kellenberg Studio, a boutique planning and urban design firm that provides senior advisory services and utilizes affiliatons with other firms and practitioners to respond to unique town planning and redevelopment assignments. Prior to joining The Point, Kellenberg formerly served Daybreak Communities in Salt Lake City as well as Rancho Mission Viejo in California as a Senior Advisor as well as Irvine Company in Newport Beach as Senior Vice President.