• Space Planning & Art Selection
  • Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment Selection


  • Biomass & Geothermal Systems
  • Active & Passive Solar Strategies
  • Eco Design & Net Zero Workshops
  • LEED & Earth Advantage Certification


  • Site Analysis & Conceptual Design
  • Master & Long-Range Master Planning
  • Capital Campaign Planning and Budgeting


  • Pre-Development Site Evaluation & Selection
  • Project Administration & Management
  • Due Diligence & Entitlement Research
  • Community Outreach Facilitation
  • Contractor Evaluation & Selection
  • CM/GC Process Implementation
  • Feasibility Analysis
  • Incentive Research
  • Program Development
  • Bond Issue Promotion
  • Educational Specifications
  • Facility Code & ADA Assessment
  • Branding & Graphic Design
  • 3D CADD Modeling & Virtual Reality
The judge’s comments regarding Scott Steele, the President of Steele Associates Architects, being selected as the winner of the “Emerging Leader” category.

“Scott demonstrates leadership qualities in energy innovation and sustainable design with a breadth and depth of work that is outstanding. He has a commitment beyond his own portfolio, and that speaks to a willingness to go above and beyond expectations. He is truly a leader in a market that is emerging in its reputation for energy efficient design.”

BetterBricks Awards (2007)