Scott Rutledge, AIA, LEED AP

With over 35 years of robust expertise in the architectural industry, Scott is an accomplished professional specializing in residential and hospitality. Within AO, Scott provides design, entitlement, project management, and construction management services, and contributes significantly to both the multifamily and hospitality studios. Additionally, Scott brings valuable experience as a project manager for several telecommunication facilities, underscoring his adaptability and expertise in diverse project landscapes. 

From groundbreaking designs to innovative spaces, Scott has lent his creative touch to a myriad of projects like the Bacara Ritz Carlton in Santa Barbara, the Inn at The Mission, and the Treehouse in Los Angeles. 

Scott in three words:

Dedicated. Dependable. Resilient.



Associate AIA, LEED Green Associate


Santa Monica College – Associates Degree – Architecture & Construction Technology


AIA, National Green Building Institute, National Association of Home Builders