Scott Frankel

Co-President, Principal

As Co-President and Principal of Frankel Building Group, Scott Frankel has strategically concentrated his efforts in the areas of construction, operations, and overall client experience. He has made great strides in changing the public perception regarding green building and spearheaded FBG’s campaign to present the “value-added” benefits of green technology and the efficient use of energy and sustainable resources in building custom homes.

Scott began his career working at Newmark Homes as a Construction Superintendent building starter homes, predominantly in the Pearland area. He then went on to work as a Construction Manager for a new building company called Lindenwood Homes, which was later acquired by John Lang Homes. Scott joined Frankel Building Group in a full time capacity in 2006.

Scott is a Graduate Master Builder and a Master Certified Green Professional. He was the first Master Certified Green Professional in Texas and the second in the country. Under Scott’s leadership, Frankel Building Group has committed to building every new home to the USGBC LEED for Homes Certified Standards.

Scott’s dedication to Green Building has earned him recognition as a “Green Hero” by the USGBC’s Texas Gulf Coast Chapter and the Houston Business Journal in 2011 at their Inaugural Green Legacy Gala. In 2015, Scott was named the “Green Advocate of the Year” by the Greater Houston Builder’s Association.

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) named Scott as the 2016 “Best in Green (BIG) Young Professional of the Year.” He is currently serving on the National Association of Home Builders’ Green Building and Sustainability Subcommittee and will represent that committee as an advisor to the NAHB’s Education Committee on green building subject matter.

In 2012, Scott was named to the “40 under 40” class of both Houston Business Journal and Professional Remodeler. Most recently, Scott was named to the 2016 Professional Builder Magazine’s “40 Under 40.”

Scott is a sought-after industry speaker and has served as keynote and panelist for groups such as the Professional Builder Magazine’s “40 Under 40” Executive Summit and was a presenter at the Thought Leader Session for young professionals at the International Builder Show.

Scott is married to Dara Frankel and has two wonderful children named Will and Hunter. Scott, a third generation home builder, attended The Kinkaid School and went on to receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science with a minor in Business from the University of Texas at Austin. Scott and Dara support several local charities and organizations like including the Evelyn’s Park Conservancy and the Houston Zoo.

If you are looking for a top custom home builder in Houston TX, contact Scott today.


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