Directors: Our accomplished team is focused on one goal - client satisfaction

SVPA Architects Board of Directors 

SVPA Architects Board of Directors 

Vitus Bering, AIA

"Only through excellent communication, creative design and innovative solutions are we able to provide exceptional service to each and every client we serve."

Representing the next generation of SVPA leadership, Vitus' sharp eye for detail benefits all aspects of his work helping guide the firm's day-to-day business operations, creating strategic and marketing plans, and working one-on-one with clients.


Robert T. Ormsby, AIA, LEED AP
Vice President

"I take personal pride in every aspect of my work, from high-quality design to high-quality documentation. I gain the greatest satisfaction when a client moves into a building, and thanks you personally because you not only met, but exceeded their expectations."

Bob's creative design, attention to detail and architectural knowledge make him a valuable resource for our clients and our staffcontinuing the SVPA tradition of outstanding design, integrity and service.


Sara Herman, IIDA, LEED AP
Vice President / Director of Interior Design

"One of the most important aspects of interior design is to ensure that the space reflects the mission and values of the client. I work hard at a comprehensive interior design that complements the architecture and expresses the character of the client."

Sara takes a holistic approach to design based on the needs and desires of each individual client. She believes that design is constantly evolving with society and continues to push the creative process to reflect that development.


Thad N. Long, AIA
Vice President

Thad brings several years of architectural experience to SVPA, as well as CAD expertise and multi-media marketing experience. Thad's career has included project management, residential, commercial, interior design, construction administration and all of the other details that bring projects to successful completion.