DAHLIN Architecture Planning
Donald Ruthroff, AIA, Director of Neighborhood Residential Architecture, has been with Dahlin Group Architecture Planning since 2000 with a career spanning nearly 30 years. Demonstrating his commitment to the building industry, Don represents Dahlin Group through his service on the South Bay Regional Policy Committee of the BIA Bay Area Chapter and attendance at BIA North State Chapter programs. Don has served as a judge for The Nationals, the McSam Awards (Dallas), and MAME Award programs in Houston and Phoenix. Don is also serving on the SMC Board of the BIA Bay Area.
As an architect, Don's experience includes design and project management for custom and builder-custom homes, single and multifamily residential developments, community planning, and assisted living facility projects. His project, Sunset Walk in Issaquah, Washington, has received the Gold Nugget Grand Award / Multi Family Housing Project - under 15 du/ac; BALA Silver Award / Neighborhood; and The Nationals Silver Award / Best Architectural Design of a Multi-Family Community.
In 2016, Don was named Director of Neighborhood Residential Architecture for the firm and in 2017 was named Principal. Don holds a Bachelor of Science from California Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo and a Master of Building Science from the University of Southern California. Founded in 1976, Dahlin Group is led by a management team of twelve principals and 150 professionals; including architects, planners, designers, illustrators, animators, and administrators.
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