ANIMAL

STUDIO

DAVID L. POTTS

PROJECT ARCHITECT

AIA, LEED AP BD+C

RESTAURANT/ RETAIL

STUDIO

ELIZABETH B. EAKEN

PROJECT ARCHITECT

RA, LEED AP BD+C

POLICE/ FIRE/ ADMINISTRATION STUDIO

SEAN E. BARBINA

PROJECT ARCHITECT

RA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C

ADAPTIVE/ REUSE

STUDIO

DOUGLAS G. FULLER

PROJECT ARCHITECT

AIA

AMANDA E. CARTER

PROJECT ARCHITECT

RA, LEED AP BD+C

TIMOTHY R. COERVER

 

PROJECT DESIGNER

LESLIE L. HYSELL

 

PROJECT DESIGNER

ERIC F. PROS

PROJECT ARCHITECT

RA, MBA

JACQUELYN B. SOJKA

INTERIOR DESIGNER

ASSOCIATE IIDA

HALLE A. MICHALAKES

 

INTERIOR DESIGNER

PATRICK C. MCCAFFERTY

 

ZOOLOGICAL FACILITIES DESIGN CONSULTANT

BRIDGET ADAMS TIPTON

INTERIOR DESIGNER

NCIDQ

SARAH E. MOSKO

 

PROJECT DESIGNER

MARCY L. JANUS

 

OFFICE  ADMINISTRATOR

HUNTER C. THOMAS-MILLS

 

TECHNICAL STAFF

JENNIFER L. ROEBUCK

INTERIOR DESIGNER

LEED AP ID+C

OUR  PHILOSOPHY

We are committed to providing clients with a method of bringing life to their ideas and, in fact, our design philosophy is: “Giving Shape to Your Vision”. In short, this means that we understand that these projects are not our projects, but are your projects. The patrons, employees, guests, and owners will be the ones to occupy and use the facilities once the work is completed.

CULTURE

DSA PRESS

CONTACT

LOCATION

CAREER INQUIRES

We are a dynamic and constantly evolving architectural firm. We are always interested in collaborating with talented individuals. If listed below, we have opportunities to contribute in a challenging and creative environment that is rooted in teamwork and collaboration.  Please submit your information and portfolio at any time to Jeffrey Meyers at jeffrey@dsarchitects.net

  • ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER

    Position Description

    DS Architecture is currently in the process of accepting resumes for the position of Architectural Designer.  Candidates should be capable of being part of a project team and have a strong understanding of projects from the conceptual design phase through the construction documents phase. Our environment encourages team collaboration, team excitement, and team personality to create successful projects.  A paramount attribute of any staff member is the ability to work in partnership successfully with the entire team and to have fun.

     

    Firm Profile

    Founded as a sole proprietorship by David L. Sommers in 1983, and joined by Jeffrey Meyers to form a partnership in 2010, the firm of DS Architecture has grown into a dynamic team of professionals committed to our work.

     

    We are a design led firm with a serious dedication to connecting with our clients with the goal of creating an exceptional experience and an exceptional product.

     

    Principal Architects David Sommers and Jeffrey Meyers lead our diverse team of 21 individuals which includes: 10 Registered Architects, 4 Interior Designers, 5 Project Designers and 2 Administrative Personnel.

     

    PROCESS

    We listen. Our early involvement in a project via site analysis, needs assessments and feasibility studies lays the groundwork for a project that meets goals of the budget, schedule, form and functional needs.

     

    We lead. We guide the discussion and promote the collaboration between all team members to produce a project we are all proudly invested in.

     

    We Innovate. Every project is unique. Reaching the optimal solution for each project requires a team committed to studying, assessing and developing the most efficient and enduring design.

     

    DESIGN

    Over the years, the firm’s breadth of experience in multiple disciplines of architectural design has led to the development of five project focused studios:

     

    Police/ Fire/ Administration

    Restaurant/ Retail

    Adaptive Re-use

    Animal

    Healthcare

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • Professional Architectural degree from an accredited university
    • Proficient in REVIT
    • Proficient in AutoCad

     

    Additional Qualifications (not mandatory)

    • NCARB certificate holder
    • LEED Accredited Professional

     

    Experience Requirements

    • Candidate must show strong competence in understanding methods and materials of construction technology and methodology
    • Candidate should have three or more years of experience working in a professional architectural firm completing Schematic Design drawings, Design Development drawings and Construction Document drawings
    • Willingness to be part of a “team approach” and have a cooperative attitude
    • Candidate should have a strong desire to improve his/her knowledge of the architectural design process as well as a goal of personal growth within both the technical and design aspects of this process

ANIMAL

ANIMAL

 

 

 

 

 

 

RESTAURANT/ RETAIL

RESTAURANT/ RETAIL

 

 

 

 

police/ fire/ administration

POLICE/ FIRE/ ADMINISTRATION

 

 

 

 

PORTFOLIO

Our firm is structured around four studios with focused design expertise in each specialty.

ADAPTIVE  REUSE

 

ADAPTIVE REUSE

 



 

TEAM

JEFFREY G. MEYERS

PRINCIPAL ARCHITECT

AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C

DAVID L. SOMMERS

AIA, NCARB

PRINCIPAL ARCHITECT

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