Principal / Director of Technical Resources
The University of Texas at Arlington
Ricardo Montoya is a licensed architect, Principal and Director of Technical Resources at GFF with experience managing a broad range of project types of various scales. His project experience includes multiple building typologies such as recreation centers, institutional facilities, multifamily projects, mixed use projects as well as retail and commercial facilities. Ricardo performs various project roles, depending on the project needs, from project oversight to being intimately involved with unique design elements or ideas.
Ricardo enjoys working directly with clients to realize their vision. He has successfully executed projects through close collaboration with the design team, owner team, and contractor team by guiding the development process through land entitlements, building code analysis, material selection, acoustical considerations, cost control efforts, and other key challenges that are unique to each project.
Our firm is a dynamic and multi-disciplinary practice with expertise in Architecture, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, and Planning. With a staff of 127 and offices spanning across Dallas, Fort Worth, and Austin, we bring a Texas-sized commitment to design excellence. We pride ourselves on attracting the most talented and passionate designers who share our dedication to craftsmanship and professional licensure. Over four decades, we have meticulously honed our design process, encapsulated in our guiding Design Maxims. Not only are we creators, but we are stewards of the communities we touch, striving to leave them even better than we found them.
At our core, we’re a team that thrives on innovation, and we’re always on the lookout for new talent to join us in building upon our storied success. We offer an exhilarating, fast-paced work environment where design opportunities abound at every level. Our firm culture is designed to be both productive and enjoyable, where collaboration and creativity are not just encouraged but celebrated. Our three strategically located offices in vibrant areas like Uptown in Dallas, West Bend in Fort Worth, and downtown Austin offer a lifestyle beyond the office, ensuring that your career with us is complemented by the fun and excitement of these dynamic urban locales. Join us, and let’s shape the future of design together.