Originally from New York, Jim Moore studied architecture after a previous career in finance. With an undergraduate degree in economics, graduate studies in urban and regional planning, and a focused study in architecture Jim received his Master of Architecture degree from Virginia Tech where he was named to the architecture honor society.
Jim has over 20 years of experience with recognized architectural firms in the Washington DC area and Portland, Oregon affording him a wide variety of experience in design and leadership roles in many projects including educational, institutional, wineries, residential, and retail. Jim has been active in community design assistance programs spanning rural Virginia, Washington DC, and Portland, Oregon.
Born and raised in upstate New York, Linda received her Bachelors of Arts from Wells College and Master of Architecture from Columbia University. Hearing the call of the West, Linda left New York City in 1992 to lay down roots in Portland.
As an architect, she has led the design and management efforts on a wide range of project types and scales, including commercial, hospitality, institutional, and residential. She engages with her clients on a collaborative basis, focusing on in-depth communication throughout the design process.
Linda enjoys working on projects that play an important role in creating pride and instilling a sense of community. She believes in giving back and in her free time volunteers at her local school and has held leadership positions on her local neighborhood board.