Kelly McCarthy - Principal
Kelly McCarthy has practiced architecture in the Metroplex and the Pacific Northwest for the last 36 years. From his experience Kelly has acquired an in-depth knowledge of architectural design and construction systems. He has a long list of successful projects ranging in size and complexity from high-end residences to heavy industrial, and large-scale institutional, commercial and liturgical work. Kelly has completed many successful projects for numerous churches, the City of Dallas, Southern Methodist University, Dallas Theological Seminary and area educational/institutional facilities. Kelly’s comprehensive understanding of the building process has garnered awards from the American Institute of Architects, The Associated General Contractors and American School & University.
Kelly has a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Idaho, with continued study at the
University of London, England. Kelly is LEED certified and is involved in sustainable strategies planned for any proposed project. Kelly is a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and has architectural registrations in Texas, Idaho, Maryland, Louisiana, Georgia and Kansas.
Kelly's influence in every project provides continuity and responsiveness from a principal that is unmatched.
Jacob Vinson - Architect
Jacob Vinson has a variety of experience across all stages of the architectural process, ranging from schematic design to construction documents and construction administration. He has been involved in a wide range of project types, including civic, commercial, educational, liturgical and non-profit projects. Jacob’s experience allows him to effectively manage the documentation and coordination for all aspects of a chosen project. He is confident working across many mediums and software packages, from AutoCAD, Sketchup and Revit, to physical modeling, Photoshop and Illustrator.
Jacob has a Bachelor of Environmental Design and a Master of Architecture with a Certificate in Business from Texas A&M University. Jacob is a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and is a registered architect in the State of Texas.
Aldo Morales - Architect Intern
Aldo Morales has a wide range of experience within the architectural industry, from schematic design to construction documentation and construction administration. He is comfortable working with a range of software, including AutoCAD, Sketchup, Revit and Rhinoceros for modeling and documentation. He is also confident in post-production software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Lumion.
Aldo has a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and a Master of Architecture with a Certification in Urban and Community Design from Texas Tech University. Aldo is LEED AP BD+C accredited.
Kason Derks - Architect Intern
Kason Derks is knowledgeable and confident in a range of software, such as AutoCAD, Sketchup, Photoshop, and InDesign. He also has experience in digital modeling using software such as Rhinoceros and Revit, as well as physical modeling.
Kason has a Bachelor of Architecture with a Minor in Architectural History from Louisiana State University.