Leadership Team

Kenneth F. DiNisco, President/ Principal
The size of our firm allows all phases of a project to be under the direct supervision of the senior principal of the firm. Ken leads by example providing personal service and exceptional effort on behalf of our clients. For over thirty years, Ken has promoted creativity, interdependence and teamwork in the architectural process. His primary role in each project is to provide support to the project team to ensure that the client’s goals are being achieved. These attributes have yielded innovative, skillful and thoughtful design and construction.

Richard Rice, Principal
Rick manages projects from planning and design through construction. His expertise to monitor quality control and project cost is evident in the high quality of each completed facility and the satisfaction of its owners and users. Rick is both creative and conscientious in looking at each project independently to guide the early conceptual design phase, while finding means to successfully complete projects on time and within budget. Rick is also responsible for office wide quality control of construction documents.

Gary Ainslie, Principal
With over 25 years of experience, Gary has successfully managed educational facilities, and a variety of municipal facilities. One of Gary’s primary roles in the firm is to ensure quality and consistency in construction administration. Gary is involved in project management from initial design through construction, and is instrumental in coordination of the bidding process. Clients and colleagues know Gary for his rigorous attention to detail through every phase of the building process.

Donna DiNisco-Crawford, Principal
Donna is involved with every project working with budgets and cash flow projections. In addition, she is involved with feasibility studies including enrollment and demographic statistics and forecasts, program and educational specifications, and grant applications. She translates each client's program needs into specifications in accordance with municipal/state/ federal standards. Her attention to detail and ability to multi-task are evidenced by successful grant applications, proven projections and client respect.

Leno E. Filippi, Principal
Mr. Filippi is responsible for project management, programming, design, supervision of working drawings and specifications, coordination of bidding and construction supervision for both public and private projects.