John is known for being approachable, thorough, and keeping a sense of humor through the life of a project. A Virginia native, John received his Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Tech and studied in Europe and China. He began his career in New York City’s high-end residential design-build market. Mindful of architecture’s master builder tradition, he has also performed construction management on large commercial projects. Regarding home design, John believes that a good house expresses values and lifts one’s quality of life.