Team

Team

Inspired. Curious. Travelled. Connected.
This is DesignARC.

Our goal has always been to have a diverse team with diverse talents and interests.

While we share a sharp focus for the end result – beautiful, functional, purposeful architecture – our inspirations come from many different places, experiences and interests. And we use this to find new ideas, provoke fresh thinking and maintain an insightful understanding of the world around us.

Meet The Team

Mark Kirkhart  AIA | NCARB

Architect, Principal

Los Angeles & Santa Barbara

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Dion McCarthy  AIA | NCARB

Architect, Principal

Los Angeles

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Mark Shields

Senior Design Director, Principal

Santa Barbara

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Andy Alper  AIA

Architect, Partner
Senior Project Director

Los Angeles

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Raymond Urruty

Partner
Interior Design Director

Los Angeles

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Kevin Dumain  AIA

Senior Project Architect, Associate

Santa Barbara

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Doug Myhr  AIA

Architect, Senior Associate

Los Angeles

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Thomas Hashbarger  AIA

Senior Project Architect, Associate

Santa Barbara

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Yu-I Chan

Project Designer, Senior Associate

Los Angeles

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Mina Ash

Office Coordinator
Interior Design Assistant

Santa Barbara

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Maddy Brachvogel

Intern

Los Angeles

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Melisa Cinarli Turner  LEED AP

Senior Project Manager

Santa Barbara

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Glen Deisler

Senior Project Architect

Santa Barbara

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Lori Fuller

Controller
Administrative Manager

Santa Barbara

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Jaeson Greer  LEED AP

Senior Project Architect

Santa Barbara

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Matt Gries  AIA

Architect

Santa Barbara

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Delia Guarneros

Senior Project Designer

Los Angeles

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Brian Johnson

Graphic Designer

Los Angeles

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Brianna Knudsen  CID

Interior Designer

Santa Barbara

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Lloyd Malear

Senior Residential Project Manager

Santa Barbara

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George Mansour

Project Designer

Santa Barbara

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Francisco Martinez

Project Designer

Los Angeles

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Kevin Murphy

Project Designer

Santa Barbara

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Briana Plascencia

Office / Library Assistant

Santa Barbara

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Will Rivera

Architect

Santa Barbara

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Janet Robertson

Administrative Manager

Los Angeles

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Colton Stevenson

Project Designer

Los Angeles

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Shannon Sullivan  LEED AP

Senior Project Designer

Los Angeles

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Jodi Sutton  CID

Interior Design Director

Santa Barbara

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Onur Tasan

Project Designer

Los Angeles

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Jim Van Order  LEED AP

Architect

Santa Barbara

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