Deborah Scott is the founding principal of Scott Shields Architects located in Toronto, Ontario and Electric Bowery located in Venice, California. Her 40 plus years of experience has allowed her to gain knowledgeable insight to provide consulting services on heritage projects including conservation, heritage building renovations and additions, architectural assessments, repurposing and restoration, as well as zoning approvals in heritage areas. Her current work specializes in mixed use residential and daycares in urban areas within Canada and the US. In the past, Deborahs work focused on award winning school design, laboratory/healthcare projects, innovative retail and commercial building updates. Deborah fulfills her passion for vintage buildings by providing architectural design services for updating and preserving heritage homes and their landscapes.