My firm designs residential and commercial projects for clients in northern California, each one a unique response to site and purpose. We strive for finely detailed craftsmanship while paying close attention to budget and schedule.
The design process must embrace human aspects of architecture (beauty, scale, function, and comfort) in order to create meaningful spaces for people. It requires personalized collaboration and it's extremely important to listen. The Shared Vision process results in a built environment entirely reflective of a client's character and personality.
PRINCIPALOriginally from Maryland, Robert studied architecture and fine art at the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence. In 1993, he became a project architect in Telluride, Colorado and for the next seven years helped create an array of custom residential and commercial projects before co-founding One Architects, Inc. A registered architect in Maryland, Colorado and California, Robert moved his young family to California in 2000 and launched his Sonoma studio in 2003. A lifetime artist, Robert enjoys sketching, painting and creating sand sculptures with his family when they're on vacation! He lives in Sonoma with his wife, Tiffany, and their two sons, Garrett and Matthew.
PROJECT COORDINATORAlden is a licensed Architect who has practiced for over twenty years throughout the San Francisco Bay area. He combines carpentry experience and design talent to create a strong expertise in design development and detailing. His career collaborations cover a wide range of project types including residential, community, institutional, hospitality and mixed-use projects.
PROJECT MANAGERKevin is a project manager and designer with 20 years of experience in residential and commercial projects. He is skilled in custom residential architecture with an emphasis on interior and exterior detailing, millwork, cabinet design and product selection.
While practiced in the complexities of commercial lighting, Kevin has a special talent in the nuances of residential lighting design and fixture specification. His ability to spearhead a task and keep the bigger project picture coordinated is extremely valuable.
PROJECT MANAGERCory is a 2011 graduate in Design Technology from American River College, beginning his career in the architectural field. Cory's ability to learn quickly and stay on task makes him a valuable part of our team and shows his promise.
PROJECT MANAGER / INTERIOR DESIGNCarol is a graduate of the Interior Design program at Oregon State University. Her experience with interiors projects has helped us grow our own interior design department, while her eagerness to learn furthered her knowledge of the architectural side of design. Carol's attention to detail and ability to multi-task makes her an integral part of our team.
ACCOUNTING / HUMAN RESOURCESTiffany tackles the bookkeeping and Human Resources in the office, drawing on her background in the hospitality industry. When she is not in the office she can often be found in her art studio.
OFFICE MANAGER / ADMINISTRATOR Dawn is one of our newest team members. She brings over 20 years of administrative experience to her role as office manager. She is new to the architectural world and is enjoying watching each project's transformation from the beginning to the end. On the weekends, you can find Dawn and her husband cheering on their two boys at various sporting events.
DRAFTSPERSONTina uses her experience in web and graphic design to help guide her work in architectural drafting. In her free time, Tina is an artist specializing in abstract painting, she also teaches herbal classes and makes her own herbal products.