Scrafano Architects

Jayne Amelia Larson first worked with Scrafano Architects many years ago after her move to Los Angeles from the east coast. She went on become a working actress, independent producer, and author of the New York Times bestselling nonfiction book, DRIVING THE SAUDIS (Simon & Schuster, 2012) and the award-winning play on the same subject. She has happily returned to SA to continue her small contribution to a valuable and burgeoning company.

Additionally, she was VP of Development at entitled entertainment
and on the producing teams of several award-winning films and plays. She also served as literary manager and part of the acting company of the award-winning theater group, The Wilton Project. Drawing on her extensive training and experience, she has taught communication and acting workshops at many universities including Cornell, NYU, and U-Cal Northridge.

She is a regular volunteer, writer, and mentor with the Virginia Avenue Project in Los Angeles that provides arts education to children from elementary through high school.

  • Cornell University, B.A.
  • Harvard University Graduate School of Arts – American Repertory Theater
Favorite Author
Walker Percy, maybe.
2 Truths and a Lie
I like wide-open spaces but rarely enjoy them. I love color. I am not afraid of heights.
Favorite Color
Pink, sometimes muted so as not to annoy others
Favorite Artists
Cezanne, Monet, Manet, and those other Frenchies.
Favorite Food
Lobster, Asparagus, or Bread and really good Butter if it’s my final meal