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Andrea Cunningham, AIA, LEED® AP BD+C, PMP
Andrea Cunningham, AIA, LEED® AP BD+C, PMP — Project Manager

Bringing her worldly perspective to our practice, Andrea thrives in the most complex of project environments.

Andy Stein, LEED® AP - Job Captain
Andy Stein, LEED® AP — Job Captain

Constantly striving to simplify and enhance people's interactions with the built environment, Andy enjoys working within the constraints and oddities that accompany every job.

Carmen Arriaga-Bucher
Carmen Arriaga-Bucher — Job Captain

A Colorado native with a philanthropic spirit and a passion for the outdoors, Carmen brings a sunny disposition and strong work ethic to every project.

Carol Snydal - Senior Associate, Accountant
Carol Snydal — Senior Associate, Accountant

Carol is such a good accountant, we receive regular phone calls from our CPA saying what a pleasure it is to work with her. That's unheard of.

Carrie Hadley, LEED® GA - Job Captain
Carrie Hadley, LEED® GA — Job Captain

A former recreation center manager, Carrie brings an inside perspective, in-depth operations knowledge and freshness of ideas to her design.

Clyde - Associate, Office Greeter/Security Guard
Clyde — Associate, Office Greeter/Security Guard

A master of canine dexterity and public speaking, Clyde finds any dog treat within smelling distance and greets visitors with alarming volume.

Cynthia Leibman, AIA, LEED® AP - Associate, Job Captain
Cynthia Leibman, AIA, LEED® AP — Associate, Job Captain

Always willing to lend a hand, Cynthia offers excellent design talent, a mastery of Revit® and other software, and a constant smile.

David Boyles
David Boyles — Job Captain

A fly fishing enthusiast born and raised in Montana, David is a "masterbuilder" at heart with a heavy focus on current trends in construction techniques and building materials.

Debra Ellis, CDFA - Associate, Office & Benefits Administrator
Debra Ellis, CDFA — Associate, Office & Benefits Administrator

Wearer of many hats, Debra is the first voice you hear when you call and the first smiling face you see when you enter our office.

Dedy Rusli - Senior Associate, Job Captain
Dedy Rusli — Senior Associate, Job Captain

It doesn’t matter how tight the budget or schedule—Dedy always manages to meet both without sacrificing the integrity of the design intent.

Gracie
Gracie — Associate, Director of Smooches/Squeak Toy Connoisseur

Always on high alert for new humans to befriend, Gracie never misses an opportunity to dole out a courtesy smooch to passersby.

Jason Ringdahl, Architect - Associate, Job Captain
Jason Ringdahl, Architect — Associate, Job Captain

Jason coordinates with consultants, compiles a great set of drawings and researches new marketing opportunities—all in the same day.

Jeannie Mabey, LEED® AP - Associate, Job Captain
Jeannie Mabey, LEED® AP — Associate, Job Captain

Highly organized and detail-oriented, Jeannie brings freshness of ideas, enthusiasm for learning and expertise in the use of Revit® software.

Jennifer Jursnick
Jennifer Jursnick, LEED® AP BD+C — Job Captain

A master of coordination, design, documentation and CA on a variety of project types, Jennifer joins BRS eager to fine-tune her craft.

Jesse Ross
Jesse Ross — Job Captain

A recent graduate from the University of Arizona and new to the Denver area, Jesse believes that simplicity in both life and architecture often yields the greatest results.

Joel Hermann - Job Captain
Joel Hermann — Job Captain

Joel's expansive knowledge of construction systems and techniques, not to mention his acute attention to detail at all scales, contribute to the thoughtful design process he applies to every project.

Jones - Director of Exterior Envelope Testing
Jones — Director of Exterior Envelope Testing

Jones is a Montana-bred bloodhound with deafening howling abilities and a penchant for finding weakness in any exterior envelope.

Journey - Associate, Director of Coolness
Journey — Associate, Director of Coolness

Following in the footseps of his champion show dog parents, Journey now enjoys a pampered life of spa treatments, grilled lamb chops, and the observation of rabbits.

Kip Jameson
Kip Jameson, AIA — Senior Project Manager

Kip’s creative approach and ability to understand clients' unique needs and translate them into a project vision make him an invaluable resource.

Lauren Turner, AIA, LEED® AP BD+C - Associate, Job Captain
Lauren Turner, AIA, LEED® AP BD+C — Associate, Job Captain

An experienced and multitalented project manager/job captain, Lauren can both manage and develop documents for complex projects.

Michelle Skulley - Associate, Interior Designer
Michelle Skulley — Associate, Interior Designer

A friendly, hardworking and innovative designer, Michelle's attention to detail and managing of all the minutiae make her invaluable to us.

Mike Halliburton
Mike Halliburton — Associate, Marketing Communications Manager

Mike can write your copy, translate it to Spanish, shoot the photographs and design a pretty layout, all while keeping your precious brand in mind.

Mowgli
Mowgli — Senior Associate, Entertainer/Beggar/Attention-Seeker

Mowgli grew up hard, but after serving time in a maximum-security federal penitentiary, his only repeat offense these days is being too cute.

Rebecca Lavezzary
Rebecca Lavezzary — Director of Marketing

An all-star marketer, Broncos fan, chef and proud new mom, Rebecca possesses more strategic planning know-how than you could shake a stick at.

Rick Alexander
Rick Alexander, LEED® AP — Job Captain

An avid traveler, cyclist and concert- goer, Rick brings an advanced sense of graphics and a unique background in interior design to the BRS team.

Sue Maguire - Senior Associate, Marketing Coordinator
Sue Maguire — Senior Associate, Marketing Coordinator

The admin team's go-to person, Sue's organizational skills and ability to quickly switch gears are invaluable.

Zach Bisek, AIA, LEED® AP - Senior Associate, Project Manager
Zach Bisek, AIA, LEED® AP — Senior Associate, Project Manager

Zach concurrently manages projects, assembles documents and coordinates consultants with finesse.