SmithGroupJJR has hired Scott Kreitlein, AIA, LEED AP, as leader of the Science & Technology Studio at its Phoenix office. He joins SmithGroupJJR from HDR, Houston, where he was science & technology principal.
Kreitlein, a 20-year architecture veteran, is recognized for his expertise in the design and planning of biocontainment and animal holding facilities, a specialty that will strengthen SmithGroupJJR’s Science & Technology Practice.
“Scott Kreitlein applies his unique set of skills and learned best practices to meet and exceed the expectations of clients. Simultaneously, he inspires team members to think outside the box,” said Brad Woodman, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Phoenix office director, SmithGroupJJR.
Kreitlein’s project experience spans the U.S. and overseas. Notable projects include those at the Tulane National Primate Research Center in Covington, Louisiana; the BSRB2 Zayed Building for Personalized Cancer Care for the University of Texas – MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston; and the Taiwan Center for Disease Control near Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.
Kreitlein earned a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Utah following a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design from Brigham Young University. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and is a LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Kreitlein is a resident of Mesa, Ariz.