The Design Team
Douglas Fredrikson Architects was created I 1996 as a response to the need for high quality design and personal service that is demanded by the development community in today’s marketplace. Throughout his career, founder and president, Douglas Fredrickson, AIA has distinguished himself in the industry and profession by the personal attention to detail he brings to every project. The diversity of experience, awards and project types he has accumulated in 36 years of practice speaks of his commitment to the clients and their project. Past success is due in large part to a level of communication and personal dedication that is best achieved in a more focused environment. His firm is dedicated to providing this level of attention and creativity to the projects they become involved with, in order to achieve a level of consistency that is paramount to a project and the client’s goals.
DOUGLAS FREDRICKSON, AIA – DFA ARCHITECTS
Symmetry Construction is your go to company for retail, medical facilities, office buildings, food services, and muti-family housing construction. Our team of experienced professionals understand the importance of getting your project completed on time and within budget. You will feel confident in our team, we have over 75 years of experience combined.
Symmetry Construction, LLC is dedicated to providing its clients a high quality product at competitive prices. We take a balanced approach to construction that requires listening to the client’s needs and formulating a plan to achieve those needs.
JASON BOYSELL – SYMMETRY CONSTRUCTION
In symbiotic relationship with the dynamic architectural expression of the Foothills Animal Rescue facility, the landscape design is intended to create a peaceful and safe haven for residents and visitors alike. The native Sonoran Desert-based plant palette will feature specimen Palo Verde, Mesquite and Ironwood trees that will ground the structure and provide “strong roots” for the new campus’ mission of caring, compassion and concern for quality of life. Supporting vegetation will integrate color, texture and structure into the environment to evoke a timeless feel and visually represent Brynne Smith’s eternal spirit and deep love of animals.
PAUL VECCHIA – COLLABORATIVE V DESIGN STUDIO, INC.
Design Learned, Inc. is the premiere animal care facility engineering company in the United States. We have been in business since 1993 and have provided engineering or consultation on hundreds of animal shelters, veterinary hospitals, kennels, daycare and grooming facilities across the country. Our work includes the engineering and design of the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and noise control systems. We also provide interior planning and recommendations on flooring, finishes, construction methods, animal care caging and equipment. In that capacity we have worked on new construction, renovations and remediation design. Scott Learned is a licensed mechanical engineer and a licensed electrical engineer as well as a LEED Accredited Professional.
SCOTT LEARNED – DESIGN LEARNED, INC.
A progressive Arizona Corporation which has developed a solid reputation in providing mechanical and plumbing consulting engineering services for clients both regionally and nationally. Established in 1985, MDI’s engineering capabilities are reflected by our successful completion of over 15,000 projects, and has the unique privilege of maintaining its same employee-base for the past 30 years. MDI takes pride in not only our technical expertise, but the effective coordination of all aspects of each project, while maintaining strict coast and schedule controls. With our many years of experience, our staff has gained skill in designing a vast, diverserange of projects. Our dedication to providing the highest quality service throughout the design process is unwavering.
SCOTT CARLSON – MECHANICAL DESIGNS INC
Joi Prater Interiors & Associates is a Full-Service Interior Design Studio based in Scottsdale, AZ and San Diego, CA. Joi Prater has been a Member of American Society of Interior Designers Since 1999 and is also a Certified Living In Place Professional. Joi grew up in Arizona, attended the University of Arizona, and lives in Cave Creek, AZ.
JOI D. PRATER, ALLIED ASID – JOI PRATER INTERIOR DESIGN, INC.