Clemson University, Bachelor of Science in Design (yes DESIGN), 1990    WEBSITE ANSWER “Architecture was the perfect fit for me. It combines art, science, math and requires both high creativity and analytical thinking.” (barf)  ACTUAL ANSWER “I took a test in high school that said I should be an architect. It was either that or accountant.”    WEBSITE ANSWER “Every project is my dream project. I enjoy providing people with new, exciting space to live and work.” (another barf)  ACTUAL ANSWER “The one that makes me the most money.”    The Jesus and Mary Chain “21 Singles”  That song doesn’t exist. But I always thumb drum and head bob to Kitchens of Distinction “Drive That Fast”

Clemson University, Bachelor of Science in Design (yes DESIGN), 1990

WEBSITE ANSWER “Architecture was the perfect fit for me. It combines art, science, math and requires both high creativity and analytical thinking.” (barf)

ACTUAL ANSWER “I took a test in high school that said I should be an architect. It was either that or accountant.”

WEBSITE ANSWER “Every project is my dream project. I enjoy providing people with new, exciting space to live and work.” (another barf)

ACTUAL ANSWER “The one that makes me the most money.”

The Jesus and Mary Chain “21 Singles”

That song doesn’t exist. But I always thumb drum and head bob to Kitchens of Distinction “Drive That Fast”

About Rich

Job Title: President and Principal
Passed the tests? Check.
Colorado Architect License No. 401887

Richard founded Kestrel Design Group, in 2012 out of his desire to create a more customer-focused design firm that was centered on the needs and goals of the client. As a licensed architect with over 25 years of experience in the industry, the past 17 years focused on the commercial interiors market, he has a broad range of experience having completed projects for a variety of companies and organizations in the fields of energy, education, technology, biomedical/pharmacology, financial, legal, communications, insurance, and economic policy research, with project sizes from 500 sf to well over 100,000 sf.

Second Calling: Record Store Owner (don't even ask how many records he has)

Currently Listening To: Lush

Drinking: Ballast Point Blackberry Sour Wench

Reading: The Race to Discover Our Earliest Ancestors by Ann Gibbins

Manufactured in: Denver, Colorado