Michael is a creative problem solver who enjoys a challenge. With a healthy knowledge of codes and local policies, he is an apt steward of complex projects. He joined the firm in 2014 with an expertise in LEED certification, integrating sustainable practices into client work. A bridge builder and skilled manager, Michael is adept at embracing divergent perspectives in seeking consensus amongst project stakeholders. Whether he is working on mixed-used buildings, single-family residences, or medical suites, he brings enthusiasm and deft craft to the studio.

BArch, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Registered Architect, CA

Projects of Note

Awards and Honors

  • 2022 CH+D Award, Residential Architecture
  • 2022 Builder Magazine, Builder’s Choice Grand Award
  • 2020 CH+D Kitchen & Bath Awards, Large Kitchen
Our built environment should inspire and embrace us.”


Photograph by Andreas Levers. Minimalist hierarchy and proportion bely simplicity in a highly sophisticated structure.


Photograph by Tom Greenep. Nature subtly conceals a complex ecosystem with stunning beauty.


Photograph by cjreddaway. A beautiful marriage of minimalist modernism and local natural materials, the Vals Therme’s experiential design is a delight to each of one’s senses.