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Managing Associate

Scott MacDonald

Scott MacDonald is a leader in FitzGerald’s quick turnaround analysis, test-fit, and design work for national retailers and franchises. His expertise in brand-conscious design has also put him in contact with FitzGerald’s workplace commissions in buildings across the country.

Scott has led multi-disciplinary teams to turn over tight deadline projects ranging from 5K-180K SF, including 1315 North Branch, multiple sites for online retailer Chewy, and several mixed-use projects.

Prior to FitzGerald, Scott spent time leading teams at NORR Architects and RGLA Solutions where he designed and coordinated hospitality and retail projects for national clients.


Bachelor of Arts and Architecture, University of Illinois at Chicago


Registered Architect, State of Illinois & State of Wisconsin
Construction Document Technologist, Construction Specifications Institute


National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)


6 Years @ FitzGerald

16 Years @ Total