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Real estate developer

Donald Francis Scalessa, American Real estate developer.


Scalessa, Donald Francis was born on August 13, 1942 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Cataldo Francis and Florence Elizabeth (Giovanonni) Scalessa.


Graduate, LaSalle University, Philadelphia, 1969.


Real estate manager, Safeway Store Inc., Washington, 1967-1972; real estate manager, Grand Union Stores, Elmwood Park, New Jersey, 1972-1975; real estate director, A&P Tea Company, Montvale, New Jersey, 1975-1980; real estate director, Marshalls Inc., Boston, 1980-1984; real estate vice president, Hooker Barnes, Atlanta, 1984-1986; real estate vice president, Jamestown Properties, Atlanta, 1986-1988; real estate vice president, Kern & Company, Atlanta, 1988-1990; with, Mark Development Company, Atlanta, since 1990.


Deputy sheriff Southgate Glen Burnie, Maryland., 1971. Director Southgate Community Association, 1971. Trustee Atlanta Lyric Opera Company, 1976-1977, Asolo OperaGuild, Sarasota, Florida, 1974, Scalessa Memorial Scholarship Fund, Washington, since 1986.

Member International Council Shopping Centers, Maryland. Track & Field Association (trustee, director since 1985), Druid Hills Club (Atlanta), Columbia Club (Washington).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, the Arts.


Married Emily Jean Stefano, July 29, 1942 (divorced 1983). Married Rosemary Testa. Children: Donald C., Stefanie Annual.

Cataldo Francis Scalessa

Florence Elizabeth (Giovanonni) Scalessa

Rosemary Testa

Emily Jean Stefano

Donald C. Scalessa

Stefanie Annual Scalessa