DLR Group appoints 2 as group managing principals

DLR Group has appointed two architects as group managing principals.

Pamela Touschner, FAIA, is the firm’s California Region Leader and a member of DLR Group’s Board of Directors. Peter Rutti, AIA, is DLR Group’s chief design officer and advisory member of DLR Group’s Board of Directors. Both are members of the firm’s 15-person executive leadership team, which manages the operations for the firm’s 1,600 design professionals and 33 global locations.

Touschner joined DLR Group in 1993, was named a principal in 2000, senior principal in 2012, and California Region Leader in 2018. In this role, she leads 290 employee-owners and manages operations for the Los Angeles, Riverside, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, and Sonoma offices representing more than $75 million of revenue.

Rutti joined DLR Group in 2012 as a principal. Based in Phoenix, he was named Southwest Region Leader in 2017, responsible for operations in Colorado Springs, Denver, Las Vegas, and Phoenix. Rutti was appointed a senior principal in 2020, and chief design officer in 2022.





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