Mixed Use & Multifamily
Creating holistic neighborhoods
More and more, people want their everyday experiences to happen in clustered communities that offer access to diverse amenities and resources. One thing is clear: Neighborhoods must deliver on this widely demanded live-work-play promise. Working with developers to provide affordable living options unique to their community.
From urban condos and apartments, to curated commercial hubs and hip restaurant rows—our expertise runs the gamut, packed with the features people crave most: bustling food scenes, a mix of quality housing and commercial businesses, outdoor patios and gardens, pedestrian-friendly plazas, and more.
Historic + Adaptive Reuse
Shaping our cities one project at a time.
Our team is dedicated to excellence. We utilize expertise and passion to create innovative solutions for our clients.
Principal | Chairman of the Board
Burt Pinnock’s passion for design has created award-winning work for countless communities, from historic sites and cultural institutions to forward-thinking companies and inspiring foundations. With a firm grasp on contextual design, Burt’s work is rooted in the belief that architecture can provide solutions and change to cultural challenges. His approachable attitude and friendly smile have opened many doors as both a speaker and design leader. He is the Chairman of the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Art and Architectural Review Board and is the cofounder of Storefront for Community Design, among many other volunteer engagements. For Burt, architecture and design isn’t a job; it’s his personal contribution to the wellbeing and vitality of our communities.
AIA, LEED AP
As an avid outdoorsman, Alan transforms his zest for excitement and adventure into inspired ideas as principal and architect in our banking and retail studios. His ability to creatively approach issues from many angles is a breath of fresh air for banks and organizations looking to reinvent their brand experience. It’s this enthusiasm that’s led Alan to speak at both regional and national conferences, helping companies of all sizes on their trek toward better understanding changes in customer demographics. He is passionate about bridging the gap between generations, truly understanding and valuing each for what they have to offer.
Associate | Studio Director
Architect and Project Manager Angelo Phillos brings more than 25 years of experience in corporate, higher education, cultural/civic, hospitality, and wellness projects. His solution-based approach to design leadership and congenial teamwork attitude make Angelo a favorite among his clients. Attention to detail and a love of purposeful material selections mean Angelo’s projects are both aesthetically and functionally superior.
T.K. has nearly 30 years of experience designing electrical systems for hospitality, corporate, retail and government clients. His guiding philosophy—to engineer with intent—steers clients toward budget-friendly solutions that work for the long haul. T.K. is a leader in the electrical engineering industry, staying actively involved in the National Society of Professional Engineers. A diehard football fan who loves a good tackle, T.K. knows the value of keeping an eye on the prize.
Associate | Studio Director
Eric Haley believes that integrated design approaches are simply good for business. As a mechanical engineer and Studio Director, Eric leads collaborative teams to deliver comprehensive solutions where form and function are equals. A powerful advocate for sustainability, Eric works closely with clients to help them understand not only the environmental benefits of going green but the financial savings they’ll see over the lifetime of their systems, making sustainability measure achievable for all. A renaissance man who loves tennis, cooking, and Star Wars, Eric brings an approachable and relatable perspective to his work on complex systems for projects large and small.