W. Stuart Lyle

President San Francisco


Stuart specializes in transforming underutilized spaces and structures into new and vibrant environments. Since 1988, he has focused his career on all aspects of project management from preliminary planning and government entitlement processing through construction administration.

Staff and clients alike rely on Stuart’s ability to focus a diverse team on a creative solution to a design problem. His role as President and the Director of the San Francisco office is to ensure that all of our people have the necessary resources and support available to do their best work. This includes staffing projects, budgeting them, and making sure that they have the best technological tools to help them work efficiently.

As someone who grew from student intern to President at SGPA, Stuart believes that assisting people with their professional growth is the most satisfying part of his job. He takes pride in managing a great group of people and hopes to give them all the same opportunities that he has had over the years.



  • Registered Architect, Arizona, California, Oregon, Washington
  • M.Arch, Montana State University
  • B.Arch, Montana State University
"Architecture is a collaborative effort and I enjoy creating solutions that incorporate everyone’s input into a cohesive and beautiful project."