Educating Peace, The Meeting Room Tacoma, Washington
Single room meeting space adjacent to Peace Community Center to accommodate the expanding mission of their Hilltop Scholar’s Program
the DINING HALL @ Camp Parsons Brinnon, Washington
New dining hall for 600 scouts and adults inspired by heavy timber lodges and WPA structures. Replaces and references a dining hall that served campers for nearly 80 years. see more
Award of Merit – ENR 2015 Best Projects
Construction Award • Private building Under $10 million
ALTARING PEACE; Peace Lutheran Church Tacoma, Washington
A complete renovation of this 100 year old sanctuary. Historical statuary and back altar with integrated into a new design that responds to a more contemporary celebration.
JESUIT CHAPEL; Bellarmine Preparatory School Tacoma, Washington
Complete remodeling of the 1960s remodel of this 1926 residence chapel to bring it back to a more historical look and feel.
GATHERING TOGETHER; First Samoan Congregational Church of Tacoma Tacoma, Washington
New multi-purpose hall with kitchen, classroom, toilets and an office. It was designed in a tropical colonial style reminiscent of older Samoan structures. The irregular plan responded to the edge of a steep slope and wetland buffer along an adjacent creek.
EXTENDING PEACE; Peace Lutheran Church Tacoma, Washington
Peace Community Center Addition to historic neighborhood Peace Lutheran Church; fully accessible multi-purpose hall, offices, meeting rooms, classrooms, and kitchen.
PROVIDING ACCESS; St. James Episcopal Church Kent, Washington
A new elevator addition provide internal accessibility between the sanctuary and social hall below. A new tower, designed to harmonize with the existing tutor style, extended out of a storage room and slide along the vestry creating a fully accessible route.
EXTENDING SILENCE Addition; Tacoma Friends Meeting Tacoma, Washington
This ‘modern church from the 50s’ was missing a few important features when the Friends moved in. An addition extended out into the wooded back yard providing a small gathering space in a pre-fab yurt, a modest library, and a caretaker’s suite.
CASA GARY; Tacoma Catholic Worker Tacoma, Washington
This small 1898 residence was topped with a four bedroom upper floor addition that extended out to the required setbacks. The main floor was completely renovated with a couple bathrooms, kitchen/dining room and another 3 bedrooms into transitional housing with seven bedrooms.