Christopher L. Peoples

Principal

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Christopher Peoples is an industry leader in the dynamic design and construction needs of structures in the corporate commercial and domestic government spaces. He manages the vision for the firm while directing both commercial and domestic government studios, and his approach reflects a deep understanding of and interest in design and planning solutions that balance spatial and energy goals while also delivering high-performance, activity-based spaces. Known for his direct involvement on both complex projects with multiple stakeholders and agencies and more intimate commercial tenant fit-out projects, Christopher's experience includes designs of wide varieties of size and scope for public and private clients.

Christopher takes an active role on every one of his projects, and works closely with both client and design teams from concept through construction to ensure building solutions support long-term environmental, economic, and social sustainability. His completed and ongoing projects span renovations and new construction, and include the Fort McNair Historic Building 60 Renovation, the Fairfax County Criminal Justice Academy, mission-critical operations centers and tenant office suites for government and commercial clients, the Adams and Reese Law Offices, the Washington Tax and Public Policy Group Offices, the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging Offices, and the FEMA Mount Weather Emergency Services Building. 

A member of the American Institute of Architects and the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, Christopher frequently serves as a project review juror for architectural students at area universities and has held visiting faculty positions at The Catholic University of America School of Architecture. He was recently selected by Clemson University and the Precast Concrete Institute to lead a student review of conceptual embassy designs utilizing precast concrete in Washington, DC. Christopher received his Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Science in Architecture from The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC.

Years of Industry Experience
37

Education
Bachelor of Architecture, The Catholic University of America
Bachelor of Science, Architecture, The Catholic University of America

Professional Licenses, Certifications, Memberships, and Associations
American Institute of Architects
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
Registered Architect