Thomas C. Brutting, FAIA
Principal Emeritus

Mr. Brutting retired in January 2020, but remains a valued resource for HKIT. He specialized in multi-family and senior housing during his time with the firm. Tom is a senior housing advocate, was founder and past Chair of the Northern California Design for Aging Committee. He served on the AIA SF Housing Committee and is past Chair of the St. Anthony Foundation Board of Directors. In 2013, Tom was promoted into the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects.

Colleges I’ve attended and degrees earned

Tulane University, Master of Architecture

Area of expertise

Senior & Multi-family Housing

Hidden talent

Photography and languages

An award I’ve won

AIA Fellowship

Architectural influences

Mies van der Rohe, Kevin Roche, Warren Platner, Marcel Breuer

How long I have been at HKIT

29 years