Scott P. Kelsey, FAIA


Scott Kelsey is the managing principal of CO Architects and has focused his 35+ year architectural career on medical and health sciences, research, teaching, healthcare and civic facilities across the country. He is nationally recognized for his expertise in the New American Medical School, where he has helped develop and implement new models for schools of medicine and health sciences. Scott brings to his work a passion for imagining learning and research environments that support new pedagogies, technologies and interdisciplinary engagement. He presents at national forums such as Tradeline, the American Institute of Architects and the Society for College & University Planning, and he is currently the chair of the Global Design Alliance and is on the Dean’s Advisory Board for the University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts. Scott received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Oregon.



American Institute of Architects, Fellow

Society for College & University Planning

Global Design Alliance


Project Kaleidoscope

Dean’s Advisory Board, University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts