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Associate Principal
Director of Civil Engineering & Transportation Planning
19 Years
Matt Butts

Matt Butts leads Mackenzie's Civil Engineering and Transportation Planning departments. In addition to managing infrastructure and sports and recreation projects and providing support to Mackenzie's in-house architects across a range of facility types, Matt frequently works as a subconsultant to outside architects on retail/mixed-use, regional planning, and educational projects. Matt was project manager and lead engineer for the award-winning Clay Street Pedestrian Plaza, noted for its innovative public-private partnership in the treatment of stormwater. He holds membership in the American Public Works Association (APWA) and American Sports Builders Association (ASBA). He recently served on Clackamas County's Economic Development Commission; other past appointments include the City of West Linn's Storm Water Advisory Board and Metro's Transportation Policy Alternatives Committee. Matt earned a B.S. in civil engineering from the University of the Pacific and an M.B.A. from St. Mary's College of California. He is the chair of Mackenzie's Profit Sharing Committee.

"John Wooden said 'Success is not final, failure is not fatal.' When you succeed, enjoy the moment then get back into it."

Featured Projects
Clay Street Pedestrian PlazaSW Barrows/SW Roshak RoundaboutOregon State University Student Legacy ParkClay CreativePortland Public Schools Athletic FacilitiesConcordia University Hilken Community StadiumRonler DriveWest Bay RoadGenentechB Street TrailRivergate Corporate CenterFred Meyer Prototype RolloutSpeedway Commerce CenterWings & Waves WaterparkDealers SupplyOur Lady of the Lake Catholic SchoolSafeway "Lifestyle" Prototype Rollout24 Hour FitnessSandy Transit CenterLuscher Community ParkThatcher Community ParkRegional Industrial Site Readiness ProjectRiverEast CenterVillage Baptist Church