Our Team

 

Andrew Osterlund, AIA, CDT, LEED AP

Principal
Architect: North Carolina, South Carolina, Wisconsin, Tennessee (inactive), NCARB Certified.
Education: Virginia Tech, Bachelor of Architecture

Andrew has lived and worked in Architecture in Raleigh since 1998, building and drawing from a broad base of project experience. Recent work on city-scale mixed-use developments has required extensive coordination and affinity among city, client, tenant, and technical demands. Team-oriented work sessions during design and construction have resulted in excellent built work, with amicable and profitable conclusions for all parties involved. Andrew has experience in all phases of architectural service, including feasibility studies, programming, design, systems coordination, construction documents production, specifications, multi-prime contracts, public bidding, field construction administration, and LEED certification.


Kristen Osterlund, AIA, Ÿ LEED AP BD+C

Principal
Architect: North Carolina
Education: Virginia Tech, Bachelor of Architecture

      • Kristen began working in Raleigh in the field of architecture in 1998 and became licensed in 2005. She has experience in managing public and private projects through all phases of design and construction. Kristen builds a strong relationship with clients by maintaining open communication among team members.  Kristen enjoys the challenge of combining a fresh creative approach for each project with the technical details of materials selection and building envelope design.


Ashley Sessoms, NCIDQ

Interior Designer
Education: Meredith

Ashley’s diverse experiences working with various architects, contractors, and clients make her a great asset to our team. She works on all phases of interior design, starting with programming and moving all the way through to project completion. Meeting client expectations and finding the best solutions for each unique project, she enjoys helping clients find a vision for their space and using her creative talents in order to make that vision become a reality.


Jordan Ryland

Lead Designer / Project Manager
Education: North Carolina State, Architecture

      • His background in carpentry lends a unique perspective in the design process, and his reading habit keeps us focused on better design.  Managing multiple projects in the office, from restaurant fitups to large apartment developments.


Rebecca Schoon

Architect Intern
Education: Winthrop University, BFA; UNC Charlotte; Masters of Architecture

        • Immediately essential to the office as she helps us learn Revit, but also a trusted design adviser to clients.  Her background in interior design is an asset as she works on projects ranging from clubhouses to restaurants.

 

 


Kate Sanford

Office Manager/Bookkeeper                                                                                                         Education: FGCU, MBA: Florida Southern College, B.S. Accounting

Kate is a CPA with experience in both public and corporate accounting in a variety of industries. She is currently pursuing her N.C. Real Estate License.

 

 

 

 

 


Giulio Giannini

Summer Intern

Giulio is a rising junior in Architecture at the NC State College of Design.  He is working on a range of projects from website updates and drafting, to conceptual design work.

 

 

 

 

 

Engineering

We have excellent relationships with local engineers, including Site, Structural, and Plumbing-Mechanical-Electrical.

Possibly hiring …

  • Intern Architect, 0 – 3 years experience.  Posted on Indeed.  Stop in and meet us for coffee.