Pete Noone (retired) was the Managing Director of SCB’s San Francisco office where he was responsible for the office’s overall operations and management. He served on the firm’s Executive, Finance, Operations, and Building Technology committees where he provided leadership and direction to firm-wide operational processes. Pete led SCB’s internal staff professional development and educational programs.
Pete’s responsibilities included team organization and assembly; contract review and fee negotiations; and overall project delivery strategy and execution. His counsel and organizational talents were instrumental at the beginning of projects, and his experience and expertise in construction administration were key components of SCB’s reputation as a firm that builds what it designs. In his more than 37 years at SCB, both in the Chicago and San Francisco offices, Pete supervised teams for numerous large-scale multi-family residential, mixed-use, and institutional projects nationwide. While in the Chicago office, Pete led teams on the award-winning restoration of the Nichols Tower as part of the historic Sears Catalog Facility in Chicago’s Homan Square; One Rincon Hill in San Francisco; The Legacy at Millennium Park in Chicago; and the Guglielmino Athletics Complex at the University of Notre Dame. Pete’s projects in California included the 399 Fremont and Solaire residential apartment towers in San Francisco; the First Hill/ Trinity Church condominium project in Seattle; and the Park Lane, Anaha, and Victoria Place condominium projects in Honolulu.
Pete received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Notre Dame and holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Pete served as a Director at Large, and Secretary on the AIASF Board of Directors, and continues to serve on the national Documents Committee of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). He now serves on the AIA Contract Documents Committee.