Tom Scott, a principal and partner, has been practicing architecture, interiors, and planning for over 30 years.​ Tom has served as principal-in-charge on many of Scott/Griffin Architects high profile projects.  His experience includes the design of commercial and retail developments, housing, hotels, single family homes, and corporate office environments... 


SGA takes a sustainable approach when initiating design. We take a variety of design issues and look at how our solutions can enhance the environment. Our LEED certified associates collaborate with environmental design professionals in order to provide our clients and end users with sustainable design.  We strive to achieve structures that promote healthier living through efficient design utilizing recycled materials, low VOCs, daylighting/dimming, refrigerant management, reduced heat-island effect, and community connectivity.  


To provide professional and comprehensive design services to our clients that is responsive to the specific needs and program requirements, resulting in the highest level of design, engineering and planning services.  Our company mission is to listen to our clients' needs and be attentive, responsive and relentless in the pursuit of quality work, on time and on budget.


Based in Waltham, Massachusetts, Scott/Griffin Architects is considered among the most energetic and experienced retail architectural firms in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Our retail clients extend throughout the northeastern United States. SGA builds long-lasting relationships with clients based upon careful listening and strong communication. We take great pride in being a full-service firm offering architecture and engineering maintaining an industry-leading, high level quality of service to clients.  



Building Information Modeling is the premier design technology tool. Scott/Griffin Architects has been utilizing Revit (BIM) for over a decade now. Designing with BIM from the initial design stage of a project allows us to produce, coordinate, and react to design challenges and solutions at a more productive pace.  BIM allows us to innovate and design in 2D/3D form while giving our clients the opportunity to review realistic architectural renderings of their projects.


Members of the American Institute of Architects AIA, the Boston Society of Architects BSA, the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards NCARB, and the U.S. Green Building Council LEED