Director of Architecture

Architects in the past have tended to concentrate their attention on the building as a static object. I believe dynamics are more important: the dynamics of people, their interaction with spaces and environmental condition. — John Portman

Chris is a registered architect, owner and Director of Architecture at C&P. He led a group specializing in commercial retail design and development for a number of years before transitioning his expertise to logistics and resourcing to ensure our teams have the right people in the right places. Additionally, Chris’ years of experience make him a great mentor and internal leader within the firm.  With almost 40 years of experience, Chris has practiced many types of architecture from small and large scale residential, government, institutional and commercial, with both a private and public firms. He’s been with Cuhaci & Peterson since 2002, where he shares his passion for the industry. Chris believes in “Getting things right the first time” and appreciates long lasting relationships both professionally and personally (as he’s been married for 30+ years).

Chris graduated from the University of Miami, School of Architecture, is a National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB) certificate holder, member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). His certifications include Certified Green Globes Professional and LEED Accredited Professional with Building Design + Construction Specialty.

Education

    • University of Miami (Bachelor Degree Architecture)