J.R. Ross

James. M. Ross, II, AIA, LEED AP BD+C President JR@RossDeckardArchitects.com JR’s philosophy: Yes, we can do it. “No” is not in his vocabulary. JR has been practicing architecture for nearly 30 years with design and construction experience primarily for private development and corporate clients. He has been successful planning and designing with property owners and…


Larry Deckard

Larry W. Deckard, AIA Vice President L.Deckard@RossDeckardArchitects.com Larry’s philosophy: Listen. Communication and understanding of our client’s goals is top priority. Larry has established an impressive and varied architectural background during his 30+ years of practice. His experience includes new and renovation projects for the educational and municipal facilities, as well as military, office buildings, warehouse…


Angela Murphy

Angela Murphy Principal – Director of Marketing and Administration A.Murphy@RossDeckardArchitects.com Angela joined R/DA in 1997 as the 2nd employee. After several years in marketing for other A/E firms, she brought valuable experience as well as general administration skills to this start-up company. In her role as Director of Marketing, she is responsible for all marketing,…


Richard Blakeslee

Richard Blakeslee Intern Architect R.Blakeslee@RossDeckardArchitects.com Richard has more than 7 years architectural design experience, preparing detailed drawings of architectural designs to include plans, elevations and sections.  He is adept in leveraging technical skills and experience in ArchiCAD, AutoCad and Photoshop to develop effective presentations and illustrations. Education: University of Florida, School of Architecture:  Masters of…

Aaron Bourne

Aaron Bourne

Print Room Coordinator

Aaron brings a professional, strong technical aptitude to R/DA with experience in print services, document management, graphic design, and customer service.  His expert skills in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe CC are a valuable asset to our team.


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