Christopher H. Cherabie, Associate AIA, was born and raised in the Denver metropolitan area. He graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Chris continued his educational pursuits by receiving his Masters of Architecture in 2012, where he received the AIA Henry Adams Medal for outstanding graduate. Chris followed his passions in design by spending a semester abroad in Rome, Italy. He also finds interest in playing the drums, listening to classical music, adventure traveling, studying hospitality design, and photography.
Kelsey grew up in Salida, CO and graduated from the University of Colorado in May 2013 with a degree in Environmental Design and a minor in Technology, Arts and Media. She also holds her LEED AP in Building Design and Construction and spends her free time with her new husband and puppy.
Don's passion for art, creativity, and the outdoors early in his life brought him into the field of architecture. With over 8 years of experience, he has worked on a variety of projects including high end custom residential, production housing, multi-family, and remodels. In his free time Don spends time with his wife and daughter, doing DYI projects around the house, and becoming a more avid runner and cyclist.
Flory is of Dominican descent and has lived in Colorado since the age of 12. She holds a bachelors degree of Interior Design from the Art Institute and a Master of Architecture from The University of Colorado. Before joining Godden | Sudik in 2014, Flory worked for a large hospitality firm in Boulder, and a mid-size architecture & engineering firm in Denver. She is passionate about people, architectural design, graphics, color, and beautiful spaces. During her free time she enjoys music, event planning, running, yoga and spending time with her husband and son.
After graduating from the University of Nebraska, Brenda moved to Colorado to begin her architecture career. Over the last 20 years she has worked on a wide variety of projects including commercial, hospitality, and multi-family, but her favorite by far is residential. Her residential work has included single family production, semi-custom, custom, new addition, and remodels for homes located in the historical district of Denver. In her free time outside of work, she loves to spend with her husband and twin daughters at the lake or at one of her kids' activities.
Having recently relocated to Denver from coastal Georgia, Sarah completed her undergraduate studies in New York before continuing on to the Savannah College of Art and Design where she earned her Masters in Architecture. With 7 years of light commercial and custom residential work experience in the Southeast, Sarah was drawn to Colorado for the ability to further develop and expand her design canon. Outside of architecture and design-related interests, Sarah enjoys travel, watercolors, french cheese and donut day.
Bill received an Associate's in Engineering from Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston and a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Technology from New York Institute of Technology. Later he earned a Master of Science in Energy Efficient Building Design at Arizona State University. Bill went on to work for nine years in the Greater New York Area building industry, primarily in architecture and architecture-related positions, both as an employee and as a consultant. He discovered Colorado during a weekend trip to the Rockies while a grad student at Arizona State, and decided back then that Colorado would be a part of his future.
Prior to joining Godden | Sudik, Jenn held Executive Administrative positions with companies including: Professional Community Management Systems, K-Designers and Innovage. Being the 'Director of First Impressions' she has mentored and personally trained nearly 100 administrators and was awarded "Administrator of the Year" for two consecutive years. Jenn is exceptionally multi-talented; performs belly dance, artist/painter and was a finalist for American Idol in 2007. She is enamored by Colorado's natural beauty and amazing Mecca for music. Along with her husband and teenage daughter, Jenn spends a lot of time at live music shows, festivals and outdoor adventures.
As a New York native, Heather moved to Colorado to enjoy the great outdoors. She joined the Godden|Sudik team in 2013 and brings expertise and passion to our firm. She has over 15 years of experience in architecture and has had the opportunity to work on a variety of project types throughout the U.S. Some of which include: multi-family, custom homes, and high-end remodels. During her free time, Heather enjoys gardening, spending time with her husband, all outdoor activities, and visiting architectural sites, including all 50 state Capitols.
Aaron was born in Canada and grew up in Florida. After graduating from Florida A&M University in 2013 with his Bachelor of Architecture degree he worked on an array of Commercial projects before making the transition to Godden | Sudik in March. His Canadian roots sparked his attraction to beautiful Colorado, and as a recent transplant Aaron enjoys exploring the Colorado scenery with his two dogs.
After completing her undergraduate degree in Environmental Design at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Jenny joined the Godden|Sudik team in 2013. She grew up in the nearby mountain town of Evergreen, CO where she developed a passion for skiing, staying active, and photographing the great outdoors that surround her. Jenny spent a semester abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark studying urban design and sustainable architecture and brings that international knowledge and experience to our team.
Iowa native and graduate of Iowa State University, Brandon Tripp, is an aspiring Architect who enjoys working out, hiking, biking, camping, snowboarding, home renovation projects and spending time with his family. He is currently studying to complete his last few Architecture Registration Exams in the hopes of obtaining his Architect license by Summer 2016. Working in the field overseeing the build for a homebuilder prior to starting on with Godden | Sudik Architects, Brandon brings to the firm a love for the personalization of residential design and making families dreams come true in building their dream home.
Mr. Weigel has over thirty years of architectural experience covering a variety of residential and commercial projects. Mike's extensive background as a department manager, project manager, designer and CAD operator has given him the professional expertise to produce the highest level of quality control in product development.
Bowling phenom Desirae Zamora attended the University of Colorado, Boulder, where she earned a degree in Environmental Design. In her undergraduate career she developed a strong passion for art, culture, and adventure. This led her to study abroad in Sydney, Australia where she focused on sustainable urban design. As a Colorado native Desirae enjoys spending time outdoors hiking, camping, snowboarding, and listening to live music at Red Rocks Amphitheater.