Mr. Gregor Smee, AIA

Smee + Busby Architects, P.C.

Contact Details

Smee + Busby Architects, P.C.
Knoxville, TN


Smee + Busby Architects was established with two people in 2004. Today, partners Gregor R. Smee, AIA and J. Scott Busby, AIA lead a staff of over a dozen talented people coming from a variety of design and technical backgrounds. While practicing at other firms, individuals in our office have worked on many different project types. Our responsibilities have included Rendering for fundraising, Programming, Site/Building Master Planning, Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documents, Bidding and Negotiation, and Construction Contract Administration and Close-Out. We continue to tackle a wide range of projects everyday, customizing ourselves for each new problem. We have design talent and experience…..what more could you ask for?


California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
Bachelors of Architecture
1984 To 1987

College of the Sequoias
Assoc. Arts
1982 To 1984

Point Loma Nazarene University
1980 To 1982

Job History

Smee Busby Development, LLC
January 2006 - present

Smee + Busby Architects
August 2004 - present


  • Accessibility Compliance
  • Architectural Design
  • Code Compliance
  • Construction Documentation: Drawings
  • Existing Facilities Surveys
  • Facility Evaluation Services
  • Furniture, Furnishings, and Equipment Installation Administration
  • Furniture, Furnishings, and Equipment Purchasing
  • Furniture, Furnishings, and Equipment Services
  • Historic Preservation
  • Interior Design
  • LEED Certification Services
  • Programming
  • Space Planning
  • Sustainable Building Design


  • Market Square District Association Board Member January 2011 - January 0001 Fellowship Evangelical Free Church; Knoxville, TN Elder Board Member January 2009 - January 0001 The WordPlayers President of the Board January 2008 - January 0001 Smee Busby Development, LLC President January 2006 - January 0001 Smee + Busby Architects President August 2004 - January 0001 YMCA - Lindsay Young Downtown Location Board Member January 2005 - January 2009


  • Several design awards for various projects including 4 Market Square (Cafe' 4 and The Square Room), Victorian Houses in Mechanicsville, and the Smee + Busby Office. The George A. Fuller Award for improved aesthetics to the Market Square District. Five (5) President's Citations from the AIA East Tennessee, 2002-2007.