Senior Vice President, Leasing
As Senior Vice President of Leasing, Andy Cook co-directs Macerich's West region consisting of some of the company's highest-performing centers. His retail merchandising expertise includes the execution of deals in luxury and mainstream retail, as well as restaurants – a particular interest for Mr. Cook, who has travelled to Thailand for cooking school as well as attended The Culinary Institute of America.
Mr. Cook has been with Macerich for more than 20 years with direct responsibilities at multiple high-profile assets in Southern California, Colorado, the Pacific Northwest and the Bay Area. He played a leading role in the redevelopment of Santa Monica Place and The Oaks.
A San Diego native, Andy Cook earned a bachelor's degree in communication and political science from The University of San Diego. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.