Navy F. Banvard, FAIA, Principal
Mr. Banvard is a founding principal of the firm and manages the daily activities of the firm. He is a recognized expert in the areas of landplanning, housing design and the creation of liveable communities. His work includes the design and management of over two hundred completed residential projects that have provided over sixty thousand homes for all segments of the market, including senior and affordable communities. To date, his projects have garnered over thirty design awards. In addition, Mr. Banvard has presented educational seminars to the building and design professions, and has served as an expert witness.
With 30 years of professional experience, Mr. Banvard brings an extensive background and insight into all phases of project design and delivery. He has worked directly with many agencies over the years. This familiarity with such a wide range of codes, interpretations, and procedures, ensures that each project he oversees encounters minimal difficulties and surprises.
He was awarded a Distinguished Alumnus Award from his alma mater in 2008.
Bachelor of Science, Architecture, Ohio State University
Licensed Architect – State of California
Licensed Architect – State of Colorado
Registered Architect – State of Texas
American Institute of Architects
International Code Council
American Planning Association
Congress for the New Urbanism
Building Industry Association
Pacific Coast Builders Conference
Urban Land Institute
Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce
Hollywood Chamber of Commerce