SCA Architecture, an architectural firm formerly known as Smith Consulting Architects out of San Diego, California, has promoted Milos Makaric to the position of director of design. Makaric joined SCA Architecture in 2013 as a project architect and has contributed considerably to the firm’s reputation for designing clean, functional, and aesthetically pleasing commercial spaces. Makaric earned his Engineer of Architect Degree from the University of Belgrade Faculty of Architecture in Belgrade, Serbia. He is a licensed architect in California and a LEED® Accredited Professional
SCA Architecture has also announced that Mark Langan has been elevated to the position of president of SCA Architecture. Langan has been employed at SCA Architecture for more than 30 years, serving as vice president since 2009. He has been integral to the firm’s steady growth and success, having served as vice president-in-charge for many large, prestigious projects.
In his new role as president, Langan will continue to oversee projects ranging from office, manufacturing, research/development, retail, life sciences, and healthcare while also overseeing daily operations of the business. He will apply his 33 years of experience in the architectural field to mentoring and developing other staff members at the firm. Langan received his Bachelor of Architecture Degree from California Polytechnic University at San Luis Obispo. He is a licensed architect in California and a LEED Accredited Professional.
SCA Architecture has also promoted Arati Rangaswamy, a 27-year veteran of the architectural design industry, to director of operations at SCA Architecture. In her new role, Rangaswamy oversees, leads, and manages the daily operations of the firm in terms of staffing and workload. She directs risk management measures related to the firm’s project contract obligations, supervises the implementation of operational strategies and goals, and ensures the quality and production standards of the firm are being met for all design and contract documents.