diverse
knowledgeable

the value
of experience

  • tony coalt

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Architecture
    - Miami University

    Tony is an Associate with our firm who has expertise in healthcare design, higher education and ADA accessibility. Tony is currently participating in a variety of roles from construction administration to project design. Tony was awarded the OCMA Merit Award for Industrial/Commercial design.

    Honors

    OCMA (Ohio concrete masonry association) - Merit Award

  • kelly colna

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Art in Interior Design - Kent State University

    Kelly is an interior design associate that joined our firm in August of 2013. With a background in corporate and higher education design, she has a passion for designing to improve peoples’ lives, while practicing environmental and economic responsibility. With strengths in both creative and technological skills, Kelly’s versatility and enthusiasm for design are a great asset to the Meyers team. In her free time, Kelly keeps herself busy with her many design-related hobbies, as well as serving her local community.

  • shawn conyers

    aia, ncarb

    senior associate, architect
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Architecture
    - The Ohio State University
    Master of Architecture
    - The Ohio State University

    certifications

    Registered Architect in Ohio
    American Institute of Architects
    Certification with the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards

    Organizations

    OSU-Austin E. Knowlton School of Architecture Alumni Society Board Member
    The Ohio State University Alumni Association
    The Ohio State University Varsity O Member
    Neighborhood Design Center Columbus Board of Directors Member

    Shawn is a Senior Associate whose expertise in hospitality, sports & recreation, adaptive re-use, and renovations shows in his impressive portfolio of projects. Upon completion of his master's degree from The Ohio State University, Shawn obtained his architecture license in 2004 from the State of Ohio and belongs to the AIA, NCARB, the OSU Austin E. Knowlton School of Architecture Alumni Society Board, and The Ohio State University Alumni Association. While in school, Shawn was a 4-year Varsity Letter winner for Ohio State University's Varsity Wrestling Team and he also qualified and competed in the 2000 Olympic Trials for wrestling. He currently stays involved in the sport through mentoring and coaching.

    Honors

    Winner of Forty under 40 award for 2009 by Columbus Business First.

  • karen dwyer

    iida, leed ap

    senior associate, interior designer
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Design
    - The Ohio State University

    certifications

    NCIDQ
    LEED AP

    Organizations

    IIDA International Interior Design Association,
    Columbus City Center Director

    Karen is a Senior Associate and lead interior designer for our firm with over 10 years of experience in commercial design and planning. While working at Meyers + Associates, Karen has participated on several LEED certified projects and has developed her design aesthetic with an environmentally conscious awareness. As past Director and current Treasurer for the Columbus Chapter of IIDA, Karen also enjoys using her profession to help influence others and network within the community.

  • ochuko evwaraye

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Architecture - Bowling Green State University
    Master of Architecture - Ohio State University

    Ochuko is an associate architecture team member at Meyers + Associates who joined the firm in May of 2014 after graduating with his Masters from Ohio State University. He brings a strong design sensibility with excellent graphic representation skills. His interests lie in sustainability and efficiency while exploring unique solutions and forms. While at Meyers + Associates, Ochuko has worked on a diverse variety of projects from residential to public centers. As a former Division 1 soccer player at Bowling Green State University, Ochuko stays involved in the sport by playing on several Amateur men's soccer teams around Columbus.

  • robert hatfield

    ccs, csi

    senior associate, architect
    Education

    Bachelor of Arts in Architecture
    - Montana State University

    certifications

    Registered Architect: Ohio, Montana, North Dakota
    Certification with the National Council of Architectural Registration Board
    CCS Certified Construction Specifier
    The Construction Specification Institute

    Organizations

    CSI Board of Directors

    Bob Hatfield is a Senior Associate and Architect for our firm with extensive experience in numerous building types. Bob leads the project specification and scheduling components of most projects through a collaborative process involving all parties. Bob has participated on significant architectural projects including corporate office, industrial & manufacturing, hospitals, academic & educational environments, hospitality, health & wellness, and residential. His exceptional leadership takes even the largest project challenges and makes them understandable and attainable.

  • marie lisman

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Columbus College of Art and Design

    Marie is an interior design associate that joined our firm in May of 2014. As a recent graduate, she has experience in higher education and modular design. In our office, she has worked on corporate and hospitality design projects. She has a passion for creating spaces that exceed the client's goals while enhancing the user's experience. Marie has strong communication skills and believes in having a highly collaborative work environment. In her free time, she enjoys staying connected within the design community and volunteering.

  • cheryl maskey

    receptionist

    Cheryl originally hails from Ipswich, England where she held a variety of administrative assistant related positions throughout her career there. Her upbeat, warm personality and love of meeting new people enables her to create a friendly, welcoming atmosphere for all visitors to our office. Her various hobbies including Reiki, reading, knitting and cross-stitch means she always has several projects on the go, and the office especially likes it when we benefit from her love of baking! In recent years, Cheryl's family has grown with the addition of two new grandchildren, whom she adores being "Nanna" to.

  • brian mcnally

    csi, cdt

    associate
    certifications

    Certified Construction Documents Technologist

    Organizations

    Member Construction Specifications Institute

    Brian is an Associate with our firm and holds a degree in Construction Management from Columbus State University. Brian possesses a strong understanding of what goes into building a project and has participated in a variety of project types including corporate offices, renovations, retail and multi-family residences. Brian's technical abilities, attention to detail and committment to perfection continues to benefit every project he works on. He currently leads in our estimating team and heads up our office drawing standards. Outside of the office, Brian sits on the Board of Directors of the Columbus Chapter of CSI and participates on the Student Affiliate Committee.

  • christopher meyers

    aia, leed ap

    principal
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Architecture
    - The Ohio State University
    Master of Architecture
    - The Ohio State University
    Extension Studies Program
    - The Architectural Assoc., London, England

    certifications

    Registered Architect in the following states:
    Ohio, New York, Florida, North Carolina, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Mississippi, New Jersey
    Certification with the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
    LEED Accredited Professional

    Organizations

    American Institute of Architects
    Entrepreneur Organization
    United States Green Building Council
    The Ohio State Alumni Association
    PGA of America
    Ohio Parks and Recreation

    Christopher Meyers is the Principal Architect and founding owner of Meyers + Associates Architecture. Chris has based his architectural practice on a focused approach to client service. He provides excellence in attention to detail, responsive services, and thoroughness of project reviews. Being an active member of the community, he seeks opportunities to design buildings that bring about positive development of the community and have a delicate impact on our environment. Chris has received numerous awards for design, business, and community service.

    The work of Meyers + Associates has been featured in numerous publications including; Architectural Record, Architecture + Design, Interiors, Architecture + Urbanism, Golf Digest, Golf Styles, Hospitality Design, Club Solutions, Athletic Business, The New York Times, The Columbus Dispatch, Business First, Columbus Monthly, Builder Architect magazine, AIA publications, USGBC publications and HGTV. Chris has also been a featured writer for a variety of professional journals and publications.

    Honors

    2008 AIA Columbus Merit Award Recipient for Design Excellence.

    2007 AIA Columbus Honor Award Recipient for Design Excellence.

    Business First 40 Under 40 for 2008.

  • kurt miller

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Architecture - University of Cincinnati
    Master of Architecture - University of Cincinnati

    certifications

    assoc. aia

    Organizations

    associate member, american institute of architects

    Kurt joined Meyers + Associates in April 2014. During his studies at the University of Cincinnati, Kurt was able to participate in numerous co-op assignments, providing experience in various project types and project locations. These experiences included work on high-end residences near Hilton Head Island, a historic performing arts project in New York City, and high-rise residential towers in Chicago. These experiences, along with his graduate research, led to Kurt's interest in how existing traditions and relationships produce architectural innovation and provide community enhancement that resonates with nuances of place and character.

  • nick munoz

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Architecture
    - The Ohio State University
    Master of Architecture
    - The Ohio State University

    certifications

    Austin E. Knowlton School of Architecture Alumni Association
    Ohio State University Alumni Association

    Nick Munoz is an associate architecture design team member with Meyers + Associates and is involved in all phases of the design process. While earning his Master of Architecture degree from The Ohio State University, Nick extensively developed his understanding of the relationship between architecture and digital media. As a Graduate Teaching Associate, Nick focused on digital modeling, rapid prototyping and digital presentation techniques. Nick brings this well balanced skill set to all the projects he works on.

  • hristina panovska

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Arts in Architecture
    - Columbia University
    Master of Architecture
    - The Ohio State University

    With degrees from both Columbia and The Ohio State University, Hristina brings a strong design ability coupled with a conscientious work ethic to the various projects she works on. She has participated in several different project types including large scale renovations, multi-family residential, and retail work. She has worked as an auxiliary professor at the Knowlton School of Architecture and as an assistant editor for an architectural journal. Outside of the office, Hristina has a passion for photography and filmmaking, and her work has been shown in galleries in Los Angeles, Columbus and New York City.

    Honors

    Instructor at The Knowlton School of Architecture:
    Integrated Graduate Architectural Design Studio 2010
    Landscape Design Studios 2010 – 2011
    United Macedonian Diaspora, International 40 Under 40 Award 2015

    Paul E. Young Award 2008
    AIA Columbus Award 2007
    Axis Architecture and Interiors Award 2007
    Walter H. Kidd Award 2005

  • brian peterson

    leed ga

    associate
    Education

    Bachelor of science in Architecture, Minor in Sustainability - University of Cincinnati
    Master of Architecture - The Ohio State University

    Brian returned to Meyers + Associates full-time in July 2014 after an internship during the summer of 2013. While studying at The Ohio State University and the University of Cincinnati, he participated in co-ops and internships in Chicago, Nashville, Cincinnati, and Columbus and was involved in a wide range of residential, healthcare, retail, and commercial projects. Brian has travelled on study abroad trips throughout Europe and was a teaching assistant at Ohio State in the History, Graphics, Construction, and Building Systems courses. In his spare time, Brian enjoys playing tennis, running, and baking the way his grandmother taught him.

  • peter scott

    csi, cdt

    senior associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Architecture
    - The Ohio State University

    certifications

    CDT, Construction Documents Technologist

    Organizations

    President, Construction Specification Institute, Columbus

    As a Senior Associate of Architecture, Peter offers a well-balanced skill set of design, technical ability and construction knowledge, which have allowed him to successfully manage projects in parks and recreation, sports facilities, student housing, health & wellness, retail and multi-family housing. In addition to project management, Pete is involved in many aspects of the operations of the firm from internet technologies to business development. While at Meyers + Associates, Peter has had the privilege to manage projects that have received design recognition from the Columbus Chapter of the AIA and the OPRA. Pete is a member of CSI where he served as the Columbus Chapter President in 2014-15. In 2011, he was recognized with a commendation for his work as the editor.

    Accomplishments

    Published in Athletic Business Magazine, VM+SD Magazine, Progressive Grocer Magazine, Business First Columbus, Columbus Dispatch, The Columbus Monthly, CSI The Comment - Columbus, CSI Specifics - MSP

    Adjunct Professor, The Ohio State University, Department of Industrial, Interior, and Visual Communication

    Featured speaker, 2001 International Retail Design Conference, Orlando, FL
    Featured Speaker, 2002 International Retail Design Conference, Pasadena, CA

    First Place - 2009 Design Columbus graphic design competition
    Continuing Publication Commendation, 2011 - The Great Lakes Region, CSI

  • danielle garson

    IIDA

    Associate
    Education

    Bachelor of Science in Design
    - The Ohio State University

    Organizations

    IIDA International Interior Design Association

    Danielle joined Meyers + Associates in April of 2015 as an Interior Design Associate. She began her career studying Interior Design at The Ohio State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Design. After graduating, she focused on retail design within Columbus for several years. Since joining Meyers + Associates, she has worked on various projects including corporate offices, retail spaces, and hospitality design. Danielle recognizes that the design process should be a fluid and creative collaboration that explores unique solutions to address a client’s needs. Some of Danielle’s design interests lie within historical architectural details, environmentally conscious design, and simplicity. Outside of the office, Danielle is dedicated to giving back to the Columbus community through volunteering with Habitat for Humanity and as a community mentor for Big Brothers Big Sister. More recently Danielle has become involved in the biking scene prominent in Columbus, leading her to raise money and participate in the annual Pelotonia bike event.

  • zach alves

    associate
    Organizations

    Construction Specification Institute Member

    Zach joined Meyers + Associates during the summer of 2013. He is currently finishing his degree at Columbus State, working on earning his CDT, and furthering his education at the Ohio State University in the future. Zach has participated in a wide variety of project types. Since starting at Meyers + Associates, Zach excels at paying attention to detail and how those details relate to the construction of a building. He is a critical thinker and to problem solver. Zach is also an ACI certified concrete field technician and a member of the construction specifications institute.