Meet Our Studio Directors
What does your day look like at H/S?
Mentoring, quality control, specifications, putting out the occasional fire, and getting the work done.
What made you want to pursue a career in architecture?
I enjoyed drawings and building things, plus my father wanted me to be an engineer, so a little rebellion also.
What is it about your surroundings that inspires your work?
Nature as well as human nature.
Are there any architectural trends that excite or annoy you?
I enjoy reviewing all future trends but lean into timeless ideas.
Delgado Community College – Advanced Technology Center wins AIA New Orleans Commendation AwardAugust 3, 2022
On Thursday, July 14th, AIA New Orleans held its annual Design Awards ceremony. Each year their awards program accomplishes three simple yet invaluable goals: celebrate the best of this region’s architecture, recognize achievement in a broad range of architectural work,......
Holly & Smith Architects opens new office in LafayetteJune 21, 2022
Allons a Lafayette…The Heart of Acadiana! Holly & Smith Architects is returning to its roots! We are thrilled to announce that the firm has expanded to southwest Louisiana with a new office in Lafayette. Around 40 years ago, both H/S......
St. Michael Special School wins AIA New Orleans Merit AwardNovember 12, 2020
On Thursday, November 5th, AIA New Orleans held its annual Design Awards ceremony. Each year their awards program accomplishes three simple, yet invaluable, goals: celebrate the best of this region’s architecture, recognize achievement in a broad range of architectural......
St. Michael Special School, NTCC Livingston, and Bayou Blue House each win at the AIA Baton Rouge Rose AwardsNovember 10, 2020
On Thursday, November 5th, AIA Baton Rouge held its annual Rose Awards Gala, a competition recognizing and awarding outstanding design projects in various categories. While this year’s ceremony looked a little different going virtual, H/S celebrated from our very own......
St. Michael Special School wins Honor Citation Award at the AIA Gulf States Region 2020 Design AwardsSeptember 17, 2020
On Thursday, September 10th, architects from the Gulf States Region of the American Institute of Architects assembled via Zoom to celebrate the 2020 Design Awards. The honors program identifies built works of distinction and strives to promote the excellent work......