New Project Opportunities

If you are a prospective client with a new project opportunity that you would like to discuss with GFF, please contact one of the following Principals.

    Cultural/Office/Corporate/Build-to-Suit: Maria Gomez
    Education: John Shiver
    Non-Profit/Church Works: Jacquelyn Block
    Mixed-Use and Residential: Evan Beattie
    Shopping Centers/Retail Stores/Restaurants: Grant Wickard
    Historic Preservation: Jon Rollins
    Interior Design: Alix Rios
    Master Planning: Brian Moore
    Civic: Jason Cave
    Fort Worth: Aaron Hunt
    Austin:  Jim West
    Other Project Types:  Evan Beattie

    Our People

    Our firm is a dynamic and multi-disciplinary practice with expertise in architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and planning.

    Evan Beattie

    Principal + Chief Executive Officer / Chairman

    Maria Gomez

    Principal + Studio Director

    Jim West

    Principal + Managing Director – Austin

    Brian Moore

    Principal + Director of Planning

    Jacquelyn Block

    Principal + Director of Faith & Community Practice

    Alix Rios

    Associate Principal + Studio Director

    Jason Cave

    Associate Principal + Director of Civic Practice

    John Shiver

    Associate Principal + Director of Education Practice

    Aaron Hunt

    Associate Principal + Managing Director – Fort Worth

    Grant Wickard

    Associate Principal + Senior Project Leader

    Our Work

    Our designers are dedicated to Creating Memorable Places.


    Read the latest news about our work and learn more about our firm culture

    Turning On A New Light

    We are excited to start 2024 with a new logo, inspired by our new headquarters in the heart of the vibrant Victory Park neighborhood of Dallas. This transition is more than just a change of logo and address; it is an improved reflection of who we are and where we want to go as an industry-leading, design-focused firm.

    Designing Spaces that Reflect Our Clients’ Mission

    In honor of Historic Preservation Month, GFF will be a Bronze Sponsor for the 2023 Preservation Dallas Preservation Achievement Awards on May 17th, 2023.

    Life Fellowship Church Unveils Newly Transformed Campus

    GFF developed a new comprehensive campus master plan for Life Fellowship Church (LFC) located in McKinney, Texas, which includes renovation and expansion of their current campus to include a 1,200-seat future worship center, a weekday preschool, additional adult classrooms, and an administrative suite on a very compact site.

    Protecting Our Feathered Friends

    As cities grow and buildings become taller, the need to protect the earth's bird population is becoming more urgent. Thankfully, there are solutions to mitigate the problem, including guidelines for bird friendly glazing selections and building design features.


    Learn more about the mission and organization of our practice.


    GFF carefully considers the resources of our clients and our planet to create healthier, higher performing environments.

    New Project Opportunities

    Please contact us if you are a prospective client with a new project opportunity that you would like to discuss with out experts.

    We Are Hiring!

    We offer a dynamic and stimulating work environment, competitive salary/benefits and advancement potential at all levels for Architects, Interior Designers, Landscape Architects, Planners and our Operations Team.


    Our staff of 140 offers architecture, interior design, planning and landscape architecture throughout the US