Brian demonstrates outstanding design excellence and leadership in his work advancing complex programmatic demands, rooted in a rigorous performance-based design process. His involvement with numerous high profile and complex landmark design projects, and deft combination of both time-tested and innovative design strategies and emerging technologies, has earned Brian the reputation as an advocate for groundbreaking sustainable design. His passion and knowledge is not something he keeps for himself and the firm. Pushing the boundaries of current practice make him a highly sought after speaker and instructor who willingly shares his insight and experience with other designers and students to benefit society in addressing problems it faces through design. Brian received the AIA Seattle Young Architects award in 2013.