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ULI Healthy Places Award

Our firm teamed with Miller Hull to seamlessly blend a café, bookstore, Culinary Arts program, and rooftop garden together in order to create a healthy and vibrant lifestyle hub at the Mesa College campus. Learn more about what makes this … Continued

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SGPA is hiring!

Please take a look at our Career Opportunities page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Director of Wellness & Senior Living Retires from SGPA

After nearly 20 years with SGPA Architecture and Planning, Associate Principal Stuart Stoller has retired. Stuart served SGPA as a Senior Associate (1998-2008), Associate Principal (2008-2016), and as Director of Wellness & Senior Living (1998-2016). A recognized leader in wellness design, Stuart has … Continued

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Rossmoor Shopping Center Renovation

Rossmoor Shopping Center is destined to become the heart of its Walnut Creek community. In May, the Center received approval from the Walnut Creek Design Review Commission (DRC), the third of three approvals necessary to begin the Center’s dramatic redevelopment. … Continued

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County Waterfront Park Receives ULI Healthy Places Award

On May 11, 2016, the most outstanding and innovative projects, plans, policies, programs, and visionaries were represented at the ULI Healthy Places Awards Gala in San Diego.  The Gala celebrated healthy places in accordance with ULI’s Building Healthy Places Initiative … Continued

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SGPA Architecture And Planning Celebrates 47 Years

Top Row, from left: Pacific Highlands Ranch  and The Block at Pacific Commons Bottom Row, from left: County Waterfront Park and LifeLong West Berkeley Health Center  In 1969, four young architects came together to combine their two practices and form SGPA. Led by those … Continued

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SGPA Welcomes New Team Members

SGPA is proud to welcome five new team members, four of whom have joined our staff within the last four months. “We are very fortunate to find such a group of well-qualified professionals at any time, but especially in this market. I … Continued

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President Dave Reinker Retires After 40 Years With SGPA

After 40 years with SGPA Architecture and Planning, President Dave Reinker is retiring. Over the years, Dave has been a tremendous asset to SGPA and its clients, leading by example with integrity, passion and foresight. SGPA’s profound growth can be attributed to Dave’s … Continued

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SGPA ANNOUNCES NEW LEADERS

SGPA Architecture and Planning has recognized two of the firm’s current and future leaders with appointments through the SGPA Associates Program. Alexis Burck and Pamela Camack were appointed Senior Associates and Hilary Backman joining the San Diego office at the beginning of … Continued

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SGPA Study Accepted Into AIA Publication Series

    “Architects are public health workers. We have a partnership – public health professionals and architects and planners. Our minds have to talk because we have an influence on America’s public health that we’re only now beginning to grasp.” … Continued

Fond Farewell to Bill Headley

After 28 years with SGPA Architecture and Planning, Principal Architect Bill Headley is retiring. With over three decades of architectural experience, Bill has been a tremendous asset to SGPA. Starting as a Job Captain and progressing to Project Manager, his … Continued

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Leighton Lee and Nadya Robledo Join the SGPA Team

SGPA Architecture and Planning welcomed two new staff members this past week: Leighton Lee and Nadya Robledo.  Adding to our talented team, Mr. Lee will serve as a Senior Project Manager in the San Francisco office, while Ms. Robledo will … Continued

SGPA Welcomes New Director of Operations

SGPA Architecture and Planning is excited to welcome its new Director of Operations, Richard Racicot, AIA, to our San Diego office. With more than 40 years of experience, Richard brings a wealth of knowledge and practical skills to SGPA. His … Continued

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Introducing the new SGPA.com

Friends and colleagues: For SGPA’s 45th birthday, we gave our brand a facelift—I’m proud to announce the launch of our new website! The fresh new design is a great tool for sharing our history, who we are today, and where … Continued

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Celebrating 45 Years

This month, we toasted SGPA’s birthday with a wine and cheese reception. We’re celebrating 45 years in business, but we’re told we don’t look a day over 30! (However, there has been some talk of replacing the company car with … Continued

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California Building Code Updates

Upcoming changes to the California Building Code (CBC) take effect on January 1, 2014*—now only two weeks away! At SGPA, our staff and consultants have studied and are already designing for the updates, which involve changes to the accessibility provisions, … Continued

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Giving Thanks

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at SGPA! Our offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 28-29, as we celebrate with our families. With the end of the year in sight, we all took a moment to reflect … Continued

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Welcome to the SGPA blog

Our architecture design studio is bursting with ideas. Here we’ll share news about upcoming and completed projects, describe our latest design concepts, and discuss the knowledge and ideas that inform our work. You’ll get a peek at our drawing boards … Continued