Brett is the firm’s Studio Director and is responsible for establishing and promoting the high standards that define the firm’s culture and projects. He is adept at creative problem solving and in nurturing strong, collaborative relationships with clients and all members of a project team. Brett concentrates his designs on a contemporary expression of form and natural materiality, while incorporating a strong connection to a project’s site and landscape.
Brett began his 15-year career in architecture with a Master’s in Architecture from the University of Oregon; he continued his work in Boulder, Seattle and the greater San Francisco Bay area, including Carmel Valley, Ross and Healdsburg. His projects have been published in Luxe, Dwell, SF Chronicle and numerous online publications, as well as featured on several AIA Home Tours.
An avid skier and former ski instructor, Brett retains a love of the mountains that he fulfills with frequent hikes in the hills around the Bay. He also maintains an active lifestyle including cycling, lifting and yoga to balance out his love of the excellent lunch options in the Mission.