Anne Phillips
Principal, AIA, LEED A.P.

Anne has over thirty years of experience in the design and construction fields. She was a building contractor for 10 years previous to entering the architecture profession. Her background as a builder has proved to be a valuable base of knowledge for all aspects of the firm's work.

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Quade T. Gallagher
Project Manager

Quade brings years of diverse experience that includes universal design, design/build, and managing projects all over the country, including intricate commercial projects for national brands. A graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology, his education focused on holistic building, and the integration both of construction techniques and design intent. Coming from a working-class background, he deeply believes in the value of affordable and dignified
housing for all.

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Bennett Hart
Project Architect

Bennett is a Project Architect with a Masters in Architecture from the University of Oregon. He is a solutions-oriented team player with a passion for high quality housing for all. Recently, Ben has managed the construction phase of a high-rise senior affordable housing renovation and a new affordable family housing complex. 


Winston Win
Principal, AIA, LEED A.P., NCARB

Winston has over 20 years of experience specializing in the renovation and adaptation of existing buildings and campuses for the firm’s affordable housing and service organization clients. He is a recognized leader in the architectural business community, a current board member at AIA California and a past president of AIA East Bay.


Miry Kim
Project Manager

Miry is a licensed architect and graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology. With a passion for
providing equal opportunities for growing neighborhoods, her goal is to highlight local culture and invoke a feeling of community through the built environment. She is a versatile team-player with management experience including new construction, renovation, and historical preservation work.

Tomoko Hachisu
Studio Director

Tomoko is in charge of organizing and stream-lining the project drawings and associated data. She manages our staff of drafters and junior designers. 

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Avienna Vess
Job Captain

Avie’s interest in Architecture originates in the desire to create spaces that uplift the lives of those who live in or use spaces. This beginning led them to community organizing work, especially focused on housing and environmental justice reform. They hope to take steps toward positive progressive change and look to bring that change into the built environment we all inhabit.


Naomi Miyazaki-Boehm

Naomi is an undergraduate student working toward a degree in architecture at Smith College. Naomi has a background in community-oriented design and is passionate about inclusive residential initiatives. Outside of her studies, Naomi spends much of her time cooking, hiking, and drawing.