Scott Cornelius, Assoc. AIA, AIAS, is a vocal advocate for change in design education and in the field of architecture. Through his work for a healthier and more positive learning and teaching culture, advocacy focused on architectural curricula and policy, and dedication to mentorship and belief that design students will shape our society, Scott works to empower students to shift the narrative surrounding architecture and the built environment.
Scott is serving as the 2021–2022 National President of the American Institute of Architecture Students in Washington, DC. Originally from Canyon, Texas, Scott received his B.Arch from Oklahoma State University in 2021.