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Gary ClineAIA | NCARB Founding Partner hiked Mt. Fuji twice Read Bio

Gary Cline, AIA | NCARB

Founding Partner

Gary has over 36 years of experience in the architectural profession and the management of a design firm. As the Founding Principal and President of Cline Design, Gary is responsible for business management and development, while serving as Principal-in-Charge for many of the firm’s larger projects.

He is motivated to create opportunities for others by fostering a vibrant and thriving design environment. His passion for design excellence and bringing people together is proven through the firm’s 28 years of sustainability and success.

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Michael MesnardAIA Managing Partner | President thespian and all things dogs! Read Bio

Michael Mesnard, AIA

Managing Partner | President

Michael has over 30 years of experience (24 at Cline Design Associates) as a director, architect, and project manager in retail, office, industrial, institutional, and corporate facilities. His knowledge, understanding and participation in the development of numerous design projects has given him the ability to take design concepts, budgets and schedules safely through the construction process. By gathering information, listening to the needs of the owners and users, Michael facilitates open communication and understanding of each unique commercial and interior design project.

As the Director of the Raleigh Office and Commercial, Michael oversees each project team and ensures all projects maintain design integrity and are completed on time and within budget.

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Cari JonesAIA | NCARB Managing Partner | Director of Design | Architect Denver, DC, Miami, Vienna, Raleigh Read Bio

Cari Jones, AIA | NCARB

Managing Partner | Director of Design | Architect

Cari has over 27 years of architectural experience. With a passion for providing quality housing and mixed-use design solutions, Cari works with clients to create thoughtful, contextual communities. As the Director of Housing, she is responsible for managing several project managers, as well as overseeing the design process for housing projects in the firm and serves as Principal-in-charge for multiple multifamily projects from design inception to construction completion.

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John FeltonAIA | NCARB Partner | Design Director | Architect collects sombreros Read Bio

John Felton, AIA | NCARB

Partner | Design Director | Architect

John has over 32 years of experience including 24 years with Cline Design Associates. John has a passion for designing places that bring people together and build a sense of community. As Director of Design, John Felton plays a central role in the design of many of the firm’s mixed-use, residential, retail and urban design projects. He works with clients at the earliest stages of design, determining visions and goals for architectural character, and maintains an active role overseeing and directing the design team in order to ensure integrity of design throughout each phase of the process.

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Michael LattnerASLA Partner | Director of Landscape Architecture and Planning should have been a cowboy Read Bio

Michael Lattner, ASLA

Partner | Director of Landscape Architecture and Planning

Michael has over 35 years of Land Planning and Landscape Architectural experience. His expertise is diverse in the areas of planning including master planning large-scale developments, site planning small tracts, site analysis, feasibility studies, due diligence, rezoning and landscape architecture. He carries an understanding of the complexities of development and takes a realistic approach to design that promotes community and aesthetically relevant solutions.

As the Director of Planning for the firm, Michael manages a team of project managers and landscape architects, overseeing the design direction and integrity of Land Planning and Landscape Architecture projects. He actively mentors NC State University students and teaches a summer program at NC State University titled “The Office” to upper class men and graduate student at the School of Design.

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Orlando PizarroAIA, LEED AP Partner | Director of the Charlotte Office | Architect from Florida, but not Orlando Read Bio

Orlando Pizarro, AIA, LEED AP

Partner | Director of the Charlotte Office | Architect

Orlando has over 10 years experience in architecture. He has a specific expertise in high-rise and mid-rise multi-family, commercial and mixed-use projects. He is well-versed in all phases of a project including design, management, project scheduling and budgeting. Prior to joining Cline Design Associates, Orlando worked with the well-known Arquitectonica International based out of Miami, FL.  In his role as Project Manager, he has been the key contact the with client and consultant team, ensuring that the project runs smoothly, on time and within budget. Orlando recently transitioned to Director of the Charlotte Office.

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Jim ComptonAIA, LEED AP Partner | Director of Interior Architecture + Design crowd-surfed at a concert in Prague Read Bio

Jim Compton, AIA, LEED AP

Partner | Director of Interior Architecture + Design

Jim brings over 20 years of design, project management, and leadership experience to the team. His extensive and diverse portfolio includes mixed-use, municipal, office, healthcare, university, and recreation projects for developers and corporate clients. In his role as the Director of Interior Architecture, Jim manages multiple projects from concept design through construction. He also serves as a leader and mentor to the interior design team, involving team members early in the design process. Jim’s enthusiasm and tenacity are infectious and drive him to promote a collaborative, productive workplace.

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Joshua KarrickPLA, ASLA, AICP Principal | Director of Planning | Landscape Architect Read Bio

Joshua Karrick, PLA, ASLA, AICP

Principal | Director of Planning | Landscape Architect

Josh has over 20 years of experience in the industry and leads planning and design efforts for all of Cline Design’s offices. As a landscape architect and certified planner with a comprehensive background in site development, urban design, and land planning, his project experience includes municipal, transportation and affordable housing, as well as other government and state funded projects.

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Mark WardAIA Partner | Charlotte Studio Lead | Architect once ran a half marathon, unintentionally Read Bio

Mark Ward, AIA

Partner | Charlotte Studio Lead | Architect

Mark Ward serves as a firm Principal and Studio Director of the Charlotte office, overseeing a variety of project types including multifamily, mixed-use, office, and adaptive reuse. He is a recognized leader in the design and delivery of market-rate, affordable, and mixed-use projects. His keen insight and technical expertise position him as an asset to clients and a mentor to staff when delivering projects with varying levels of complexity. In addition to his design experience, Mark is responsible for increasing the firm’s expansion in the multi-family sector. He oversees Charlotte operations and manages project coordination, from concept to completion, to ensure well-designed, efficient and cost-effective solutions.

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Jason LettieAIA, LEED AP BD+C Partner | Practice Leader - Housing | Architect dapper by day, renegade biker by night Read Bio

Jason Lettie, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Partner | Practice Leader - Housing | Architect

Jason Lettie, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, a Principal and Senior Project Manager, oversees a diverse housing portfolio including senior housing, multi-family residential, mixed-use, and student housing. With expertise developed through the successful completion of thousands of residential units and millions of square feet of space, Jason has a passion for providing livable, sustainable communities. His extensive knowledge of building and accessibility codes, honed through experience with numerous jurisdictions, serve as a valuable asset during the project design and construction process. And as a LEED-accredited professional, Jason is instrumental in the development of sustainable strategies and the certification process on several of the firm’s key projects. Additionally, Jason served on the Executive Committee of the AIA Triangle Board of Directors, and plays an active role in supporting the NC architecture and design community.

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Lindsey KretchmanAIA, LEED AP Partner | Team Leader | Architect loves to drink sake while watching anime Read Bio

Lindsey Kretchman, AIA, LEED AP

Partner | Team Leader | Architect

Lindsey works tirelessly to ensure each project is delivered on time, within budget, and oversees every architectural aspect of the project. With nearly 15 years of experience as a project architect and project manager, she has built an extensive and diverse portfolio that includes mixed-use developments, office, affordable housing, mixed-income housing, and apartments. Her collaborative work ethic coupled with her drive, positions her as a team leader that mentors staff, provides guidance to consultants, and maintains the design vision of her clients.

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Brett PowellAIA, LEED AP BD+C Partner | Practice Leader - Commercial | Architect loves his white tennis shoes Read Bio

Brett Powell, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Partner | Practice Leader - Commercial | Architect

Brett Powell brings specific and extensive expertise in delivering large, complex projects with many stakeholders and consultants. He is adept at managing all aspects of projects from concept through completion, ensuring all parties understand your vision, expectations, and role in bringing your vision to life. In addition to managing the project team and developing design, Brett ensures that each project moves forward on schedule and within budget.

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Bryan JohnsonAIA, LEED AP BD+C Partner | Team Leader | Architect is his best self at the lake Read Bio

Bryan Johnson, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Partner | Team Leader | Architect

Bryan is shaping communities through project management and delivery. As one of the firm’s most tenured project managers, he has managed millions of square feet of new construction and renovation projects during his career including the 1 million-square-foot Peace development in Glenwood, The Station, Chatham Walk Condominiums, Glenwood Place Phase II, Academy Park Plaza mixed-use development and the Lakeview Tower & Villas. In addition to his work with clients, Bryan is a firm believer in elevating the project delivery process. He is the co-chair of the Revit committee where he has worked to streamline staff production by implementing continuing education opportunities and developing resources for designers across Cline Design.

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Carl WinsteadAIA, NCARB Partner | Chief Experience Officer | Architect wants to be a ski instructor when he grows up Read Bio

Carl Winstead, AIA, NCARB

Partner | Chief Experience Officer | Architect

Carl brings over 32 years of design and construction experience, including 24 years as a business owner, to the team. He has worked with a number of non-profit groups, government agencies, and university leadership on a variety of projects including housing, commercial, office, healthcare, and resorts throughout the US and internationally. He is a skilled team leader, designer, and facilitator with a passion for bringing people together in a collaborative environment to create design solutions that meet clients’ budgets and schedules and provide innovative and effective solutions to fulfill their needs.

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Logan LuzaderAIA, NCARB Senior Associate | Team Lead | Architect once ate 32 boiled eggs in one hour

Logan Luzader, AIA, NCARB

Senior Associate | Team Lead | Architect

Stephen Pritchard Partner | IT Manager married to a triplet

Stephen Pritchard

Partner | IT Manager

Michelle MoneySPHR Associate Principal | Human Resources Manager martial arts movie buff

Michelle Money, SPHR

Associate Principal | Human Resources Manager

Ashley MayAIA Senior Project Architect almost lost a hand...long story

Ashley May, AIA

Senior Project Architect

Steve LinebergerAIA Associate | Senior Architect | Business Development fish not textiles

Steve Lineberger, AIA

Associate | Senior Architect | Business Development

Dan RiderAIA, LEED AP BD+C, GGP Principal | Design Lead | Architect design snob, champion chili cooker

Dan Rider, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, GGP

Principal | Design Lead | Architect

Katie BurkeAIA Senior Associate | Architect | Senior Project Designer classically trained pianist for 14 years

Katie Burke, AIA

Senior Associate | Architect | Senior Project Designer

Martin Chavanne Senior Associate | Senior Project Designer lived with a ghost for 3 years once

Martin Chavanne

Senior Associate | Senior Project Designer

David BrownPLA, LEED AP Raleigh Land Planning Team Leader | Senior Project Manager | Landscape Architect

David Brown, PLA, LEED AP

Raleigh Land Planning Team Leader | Senior Project Manager | Landscape Architect

Jason LoucksAIA, NCARB Principal | Team Lead | Architect

Jason Loucks, AIA, NCARB

Principal | Team Lead | Architect

Andi GuptonAIA Associate | Senior Project Architect likes to collect postcards

Andi Gupton, AIA

Associate | Senior Project Architect

Robin Kullberg Associate | Chief Financial Officer yogi

Robin Kullberg

Associate | Chief Financial Officer

Kathy Roush Senior Staff Accountant “The Bachelor” binge watcher

Kathy Roush

Senior Staff Accountant

Kelly Reno Brand Manager lived in Wales, not like Jonah did

Kelly Reno

Brand Manager

Jill DavisCPSM, LEED GA Senior Associate | Director of Marketing rappelled down the 20+ story Hyatt St. Louis…no I didn’t get arrested

Jill Davis, CPSM, LEED GA

Senior Associate | Director of Marketing

Natalie Alexander Communications Manager has been pied in the face on Slime Time Live

Natalie Alexander

Communications Manager

Victoria Ellison Financial Coordinator almost fell off a cliff when ziplining in Honduras

Victoria Ellison

Financial Coordinator

Luis GuevaraAssociate AIA Project Designer this guy used to have long blonde hair

Luis Guevara, Associate AIA

Project Designer

Denise HoffmanNCIDQ Associate | Charlotte Interiors Manager ice cream connoisseur

Denise Hoffman, NCIDQ

Associate | Charlotte Interiors Manager

Whitney SheppardNCIDQ Associate | Interior Designer | Project Manager keep your beagles on a leash

Whitney Sheppard, NCIDQ

Associate | Interior Designer | Project Manager

Lee StarkeNCIDQ Associate | Interior Designer | Project Manager describes her perfect night as a bottle of wine with Tim Riggins

Lee Starke, NCIDQ

Associate | Interior Designer | Project Manager

Ana Cristina Acosta-FiggAIA Associate | Project Architect mother of two rising soccer stars

Ana Cristina Acosta-Figg, AIA

Associate | Project Architect

Kevin Williams Associate | Project Designer wrestled a shark on the shores of the Outer Banks

Kevin Williams

Associate | Project Designer

Caroline LawsonRA, NCARB, LEED GA Architect starts everyday with a poptart

Caroline Lawson, RA, NCARB, LEED GA

Architect

Elliot BuffPLA, LEED AP Associate | Raleigh Landscape Architect Team Leader aspires to be one of the four horsemen

Elliot Buff, PLA, LEED AP

Associate | Raleigh Landscape Architect Team Leader

Don Nicholas Architect eats really fast, faster than Orlando

Don Nicholas

Architect

Haley KennedyNCIDQ Interior Designer ain’t nobody like a homebody

Haley Kennedy, NCIDQ

Interior Designer

Jim Glugla loving the salt life

Jim Glugla

Catalina Jimenez Designer architect by day, seamstress by night

Catalina Jimenez

Designer

Carmen McClelland Interior Designer born in Spain

Carmen McClelland

Interior Designer

Scottie Littlewood Furniture Administrator lover of tiny things

Scottie Littlewood

Furniture Administrator

Jen Hocke Designer flipped an iceberg on a hike

Jen Hocke

Designer

Victoria Pike Designer ate termites in Belize (they were minty!)

Victoria Pike

Designer

Shawn Michael Designer welcome to the party, pal!

Shawn Michael

Designer

Ashley Thayer Project Manager OG of WFH

Ashley Thayer

Project Manager

Bang LeAIA Project Architect Nonnative Appalachian American. Nigh 12 stones and 2 ell with a hint of nước chấm.

Bang Le, AIA

Project Architect

Ryan Landis Designer runs on coffee and 90's music

Ryan Landis

Designer

Jennifer Kline-CagleNCIDQ Interior Designer | Project Manager coffee, coffee, coffee

Jennifer Kline-Cagle, NCIDQ

Interior Designer | Project Manager

Allison Schaefer CrewsAIA Senior Associate | Team Lead | Senior Project Manager | Architect traveled to Middle Earth

Allison Schaefer Crews, AIA

Senior Associate | Team Lead | Senior Project Manager | Architect

Corey Albrecht Designer | BIM Coordinator sour beer connoisseur

Corey Albrecht

Designer | BIM Coordinator

Taylor Pelzel Designer Lucille Ball is her patronus

Taylor Pelzel

Designer

Marina KyteNCIDQ Interior Desiger has donated her hair 6 times

Marina Kyte, NCIDQ

Interior Desiger

Kiersten Karch Designer campfires and peppermint patty smores

Kiersten Karch

Designer

Kelly SynnottRA Project Architect my husband and I have been curling for about two years. sweep hard!

Kelly Synnott, RA

Project Architect

Brittain Allison Landscape Designer III might take out the wraith tonight

Brittain Allison

Landscape Designer III

Amanda SkalikAIA, LEED AP BD+C Project Architect director of child development, anger management specialist, chief monster hunter and part-time monster

Amanda Skalik, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Project Architect

Kendal Walker Designer

Kendal Walker

Designer

Elizabeth Thariyan Project Manager terrified of roller coasters because of my fear of heights, but went skydiving and loved it!

Elizabeth Thariyan

Project Manager

Jon Oberheim Designer still thinks he's growing

Jon Oberheim

Designer

Madi CannonNCIDQ Interior Designer my dog almost tripped Adam Sandler once

Madi Cannon, NCIDQ

Interior Designer

Chance Williams Designer lives for one meal at a time

Chance Williams

Designer

Daniela Martinez Designer carries a bottle of salsa Valentina everywhere she goes

Daniela Martinez

Designer

Andrew Chesakis Designer an amateur woodworker and knife maker

Andrew Chesakis

Designer

Nathalie Slobodiuk Designer my two huskies are having a “Viking Wedding” this fall [2021]

Nathalie Slobodiuk

Designer

Phillip Chapman Designer

Phillip Chapman

Designer

Tim Georghiou Systems Administrator was part of a royal Ugandan wedding

Tim Georghiou

Systems Administrator

Jenna HorriganLEED BD+C Project Manager | Architect

Jenna Horrigan, LEED BD+C

Project Manager | Architect

Fritz Ababio Designer can't survive a day without music, forget food!

Fritz Ababio

Designer

Ellis Hudson Interior Designer loves maps

Ellis Hudson

Interior Designer

Miranda Dechant Interior Designer

Miranda Dechant

Interior Designer

Tim GriffinLEED AP BD+C Designer former zamboni driver at the local ice arena

Tim Griffin, LEED AP BD+C

Designer

Alyssa Allen Interior Designer

Alyssa Allen

Interior Designer

Sylwia Panek Designer spent a day on a movie set as an extra

Sylwia Panek

Designer

Libby Pelzel Designer has a life goal to own a 80lb Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese wheel

Libby Pelzel

Designer

Rachel North Designer 1 crunchwrap supreme combo, no tomatoes with a Baja Blast, extra fire sauce please

Rachel North

Designer

Jonna Roy Raleigh Office Coordinator

Jonna Roy

Raleigh Office Coordinator

Kellam Gaddy HR Coordinator

Kellam Gaddy

HR Coordinator

Darrin Williams Project Architect

Darrin Williams

Project Architect

Daniel Richard Project Architect

Daniel Richard

Project Architect

Lindsay FallertAIA Project Architect showchoir camps of America alumna

Lindsay Fallert, AIA

Project Architect

Alexandra Wagner Designer

Alexandra Wagner

Designer

Kelly Harris Interior Designer

Kelly Harris

Interior Designer

Robert Sims Designer a jack of all trades

Robert Sims

Designer

Courtney Cox Designer not the actress, but I do have friends and will be there for you

Courtney Cox

Designer

Eric WolfeASLA Landscape Architect | Senior Designer

Eric Wolfe, ASLA

Landscape Architect | Senior Designer

Patrick KennedyAIA Architect | Senior Project Manager

Patrick Kennedy, AIA

Architect | Senior Project Manager

Mark Delpierre Designer

Mark Delpierre

Designer

Ruth Anne Schelfe Procurement Manager Diet Coke…NEVER coffee!

Ruth Anne Schelfe

Procurement Manager

Audrey Krenitsky Senior Project Manager

Audrey Krenitsky

Senior Project Manager

Nathan Hayes Designer

Nathan Hayes

Designer

Sobieslaw Fedyk Project Designer

Sobieslaw Fedyk

Project Designer

Neha BaraskarLEED AP ND Urban Designer loves all things Bollywood, tacos and travelling!

Neha Baraskar, LEED AP ND

Urban Designer

Steve Wood Accounting Coordinator

Steve Wood

Accounting Coordinator

Kelsey Harris Charlotte Office Coordinator

Kelsey Harris

Charlotte Office Coordinator

Jeff Lape Landscape Architect

Jeff Lape

Landscape Architect

Nate Carter Designer

Nate Carter

Designer

Blair Steinmetz Designer

Blair Steinmetz

Designer

Susan Price Interior Designer | Project Manager once ate kangaroo and went scuba diving in The Great Barrier Reef... not at the same time!

Susan Price

Interior Designer | Project Manager

Ryan Smith Designer

Ryan Smith

Designer

Tia Garrison Designer went to high school with Moana (Auli’i Carvalho) AND the kid who played “teenage Aquaman” (Kekoa Kekumano) in the 2018 Aquaman starring Jason Momoa

Tia Garrison

Designer

Tyler Campbell Landscape Designer

Tyler Campbell

Landscape Designer

Abeer IbrahimAssociate AIA Designer

Abeer Ibrahim, Associate AIA

Designer

Amer Maroun Construction Administrator

Amer Maroun

Construction Administrator

Dominic Hannah IT Support Technician

Dominic Hannah

IT Support Technician

Michael Miles Designer

Michael Miles

Designer

Fang Zhou Accounting Coordinator

Fang Zhou

Accounting Coordinator

Ana Fernandez Procurement Assistant

Ana Fernandez

Procurement Assistant