As Lake|Flato’s Director of Operations, Scott brings strong leadership and oversight to human resources, finance, management and business operations, ensuring that internal processes maximize the firm’s capabilities and growth capacity. He is committed to establishing an outstanding business culture supported by a sound financial and operational model to produce design of the highest quality. Scott’s attentiveness to organizational design and the alignment of process with organizational goals drives Lake|Flato’s success in an increasingly competitive marketplace.
Scott’s diverse background as an architect in both small firms and the world’s largest multinational engineering company (AECOM) combined with his experience launching and selling a start-up in the television broadcast industry informs his sophisticated approach to organizational design and operations. A graduate of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor of Architecture and the University of California, Los Angeles, with a Master of Architecture and an MBA, Scott is as passionate about road biking, mountain biking and track racing as he is about behavioral economics.