We’re pleased to congratulate Phoebe Lam on completing her ARE exams and earning her California Architecture License. Phoebe is excited to reach this milestone, and has a few suggestions for designers studying for ARE exams: “Complete your exams within a timeframe of 16 months – just power through. Do it… Read more

We’re pleased to congratulate Sheldon Eaton on earning his California Architect License and LEED certificate. Just four years out of school, Sheldon reached both of these career milestones very quickly, and has a few suggestions for designers who are studying for their exams: WDA: How long did it take for… Read more

We’re pleased to announce the promotion of Gustavo Bermudez to Job Captain. In his new role, Gustavo’s growing skill set will continue to benefit our dynamic Residential Practice. “In the short amount of time Gustavo has been with WDA, his design and leadership skills have really stood out. He always… Read more

We’re pleased to announce the promotion of Alyssa Miller to Job Captain. Alyssa will continue to work primarily in our Residential practice, but with increased responsibility. “Beyond talent and passion, Alyssa’s additional strengths are organization, attention to detail and a great attitude,” said Residential Practice Manager Jim Westover. “She has… Read more

William Duff Architects (WDA) is pleased to announce the promotion of Jim Westover to Partner. Westover will remain responsible for managing WDA’s residential practice, signing architectural drawings and actively participating in management of overall firm operations. He is the first Partner to be named in the 18 years since William… Read more

We are proud to announce our re-certification as a San Francisco Green Business! Run by SF Environment, the program helps businesses implement sustainable and profitable environmental practices. Program members must re-apply every three years to ensure they remain compliant. To comply, we met strict environmental standards for waste reduction, water… Read more

We’re pleased to announce the promotion of Jim Westover to Principal at WDA. Since 2010, Jim has helmed our residential practice in a way that fosters team unity and encourages meaningful connections with clients. Jim enhances WDA’s residential practice with a number of skills. First, he starts with a strong… Read more