The Office of the Architect (OA) provides an enterprise perspective and vision for the Architect of the Capitol and helps the agency navigate legal, political and regulatory requirements and challenges.

The Office of the Architect includes the Acting Architect of the Capitol, the Deputy Architect of the Capitol, the Chief of Staff, the General Counsel, the Legislative and Public Affairs Director and the Safety and Code Compliance Director.

Additionally, Equal Employment Opportunity Officials have a direct reporting relationship to the Acting Architect. The Inspector General and the Attending Physician operate independently and have administrative reporting relationships with the Architect.

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We serve in diverse roles applying both modern techniques and historical tradecrafts in the care and preservation of the Capitol campus.

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