Directors: Our accomplished team is focused on one goal-your satisfaction.
Your SVPA team of creative problem solvers encompasses 25 architects, interior designers, a landscape architect, intern architects, CAD technicians and administrative staff. Each genuinely believes that, Together, Everyone Achieves More. So each listens carefully and responds appropriately to your needs and objectives. In the end, you and your building's users are the clear beneficiaries.
Scott A. Hatfield, AIA, IIDA
Chairman of the Board
"Translating a client's special needs and goals into a concise building program requires asking the right questions, and translating the responses into an appropriate architectural expression."
A registered architect and interior designer whose top priority is satisfying clients, Scott offers a blend of quality design, outstanding project management expertise and exceptional attention to detail.
Steven E. Gray, AIA, IIDA
"Quick response time and the ability to work well with a variety of people are keys to putting good design in service to the customer."
From small projects to multi-building developments, Steve has a gift for working with clients, consultants and contractors to create outstanding architecture and client satisfaction.
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 Ormsby, AIA
"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 - you also exceeded - their expectations."
Bob's creative design, attention to detail and architectural knowledge make him a valuable resource for our clients and our staff - continuing 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.