Architects Orange Announces New Partners

Architects Orange welcomes new partners Steve Gaffney and Jeff Rabbitt. As partners, Gaffney will lead the Multifamily Studio while Rabbitt will advance the work of the firm’s Restaurant Studio. Architect Orange’s leadership team is comprised of some of the most trusted and most accessible professionals in the industry. Gaffney and Rabbitt represent the character and quality of service on which our firm was built


Steve Gaffney- Partner of the AO Multifamily Studio

Steve Gaffney has more than 30 years of experience in Multifamily, Mixed-Use, Commercial and Hospitality projects. A respected leader within the AO family, Gaffney personally invests in every project, bringing with him a deep well of design expertise, to ensure project integrity and client success. With the unparalleled support of his team, Gaffney and AO’s Multifamily Studio have generated an impressive portfolio of award-winning work.


Jeff Rabbitt- Partner of the AO Restaurant Studio

Jeff Rabbitt has nearly three decades of experience in Commercial architecture. For the last six years, his primary focus has been creating, designing and building the firm’s Restaurant Studio from the ground-up. Today, AO’s Restaurant Studio has a robust portfolio of inspired projects that range from Starbucks to Panda Express stores, showcasing Rabbitt’s deeply rooted philosophy that his team’s success is one as great as their clients’ satisfaction.