Jeff Russell


Principal, Project Manager


TEL: 415.931.8600


Spanning a 17-year career, Jeff has managed a spectrum of projects enriched by his managing strategies of clear communication and time management. With over 40 projects in key market areas such as healthcare, laboratories, and government facilities, Jeff knows a client’s time is valued, and his proven ability to effectively assess talent and formulate leading teams upwards of 35 persons has led to efficiencies in scheduling, elevated client satisfaction, and additional project referrals.  Always on the forefront of research to compliment the evolving nature of design in healthcare and science & technology, Jeff’s passion to bring optimal solutions to his clients’ projects is perpetual.  He sees a relational balance between project parameters and the valuable resources clients provide, delivering projects which are dually sensitive. Jeff’s clients see him as a fully accessible and indelible resource of technical prowess, representative of what the architecture industry needs more of today.

Jeff has held key management roles in the design of several healthcare projects including the build out of the existing third-floor shell space of Stanford University Medical Center’s Ambulatory Care Pavilion to accommodate a new Ambulatory Surgery Center. At over 65,000 sq. ft., the center features operating rooms, an interventional radiology suite, pre-op and post-op areas. His leading role in the renovation of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Surgical Department and Spinal Cord Injury Facility in Palo Alto involved the relocation of essential displaced program functions as well as the expansion of services lines to enhance veteran care. Jeff volunteers his time with Habitat for Humanity and is currently co-chair of the FCA Computer & Technology Committee.



Architectural Design, Healthcare, Arts & Culture, Laboratories, Institutional, Correctional, Behavioral Health, Commercial / Office, Senior Living, Master Planning, Project Management, Consulting


Professional Credentials

Registered Architect - California

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

U.S. Green Building Council, LEED Accredited Professional: Building Design + Construction (LEED AP)



Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, Washington University, St. Louis