John Womble, AIA

Associate Principal / Studio Director
University of Texas at Arlington

Mr. Womble has over 17 years of professional and volunteer leadership experience. He graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Arlington with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture in 2000, and joined GFF Architects in 2012. His primary focus at GFF has been high density urban multi-family, student housing, senior living, and Transit Oriented Development (TOD) projects. Before joining GFF, John worked as the Senior Project Manager for a small local firm where he developed a diverse experience in the education, corporate, religious, commercial, municipal, multi-family, student housing and high-end residential markets. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), and is licensed to practice in Texas.

John has been responsible for all phases of design and construction including master planning, programming, schematic design, construction documents, material selections, graphics, interior design, construction administration and LEED certification. With each project John brings a commitment to high quality design by working to enhance the building and the client’s objectives with his creativity, experience and design influences. He was named an Associate Principal and Studio Director in 2016.

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Womble Studio’s Most Memorable Places: DFW Edition

GFF’s mission statement certainly rings true to the spaces and places we create, but our ability to do so is certainly influenced by the way we’ve experienced the beautiful, uplifting, sustainable and authentic spaces and places in our own lives. See below for a summary of the places around the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex—where we live…

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Womble Studio Design Charrette and Lunch

The Womble Studio was recently tasked by a client of ours to help conceptualize and site plan ideas for a potential biergarten-style restaurant space next to one of our multifamily projects under construction in Dallas. As such, we headed down from the office to nearby Katy Trail Icehouse for some inspiration, food and a good,…

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GFF Pet Post 2018

We at GFF love our cuddly companions. See below for GFFers and their furriest friends!


‘On My Own Time’ Gallery 2017

In what has become a mainstay at the firm, GFF held our sixth annual gallery showcasing employee (and spouses’) artwork through the North Texas Business Council for the Arts’ On My Own Time program. As always, we were absolutely floored with the talents and passions of the people we see everyday. So many of them…


Form Follows Fitness 5k

We had a great turnout for the Form Follows Fitness 5k this year with 27 GFFers, several kids, dogs and one puppy all taking part. Click to see pictures!


2017 Promotion Insights

GFF, Inc. has announced promotions for 2017 and we have asked our promoted GFFers to share a couple personal insights about themselves. GFF is a diverse design firm and we love to celebrate our people and their passions. Each GFFer has given us two fun facts and one reason why 2016 was a memorable year.…