The firm is managed and directed by O. Russell Worley, AIA, a Texan. Born in Dallas, raised in Houston, Russell first attended Texas Christian University before graduating from The University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Architecture and Rice University with a Master of Architecture.
Prior to establishing O. Russell Worley, Inc. / Architects, in 1980, Russell’s architectural experience included ten years with two well-established Houston firms: 3D/International (Neuhaus + Taylor) and Lloyd Jones Brewer and Associates. While there, his various responsibilities ranged from Project Director for numerous commercial projects to Construction Architect for several of Houston's tallest, high-rise office buildings.
Russell and his wife Sharon live in Avalon Place along with their faithful yellow lab, Hattie.
President, Avalon Property Owners Association
River Oaks Area Representative, Super Neighborhood Council within the Upper Kirby District
Past Member of the Board of Directors, The Briar Club
Past Member of the Board of Directors, Upper Kirby District Foundation
Member, St. Luke's United Methodist Church