Established in 1987, CWPA is a design studio with a rich history of advancing holistic designs with a client-centered approach in a diverse array of project types.

We FOSTER a firm culture built on strong work ethic, a positive office environment and employee ownership which together contribute to the steady growth in our professional staff. Our encouragement of future leadership from within allows us to attract, develop and retain strong, reliable team members, and to maintain continuity of firm culture and project knowledge as we look to the future.


We BELIEVE in client satisfaction through attentive listening; thoughtful design to achieve functional/ordered space; due diligence to ensure responsible project and resource management; met fiscal and scheduling goals; and continuous education to promote collective professional growth.

We UNDERSTAND that our client’s needs are unique to them and are of paramount importance. It is our job to identify those needs and satisfy them through thoughtful design solutions.

We PROMISE to deliver design services in a fiscal, functional and environmentally-responsible manner. Our teamwork extends beyond design professionals, to include the clients themselves. We pride ourselves on listening to their needs and desires and respecting various opinions.

We DEFINE SUCCESS as the development of an innovative solution that satisfies the spatial and programmatic needs of our clients and their building’s users, while remaining in budget and on time. We expect nothing less that to close each project with a satisfied client and design team who all look forward to working together again.


We CREATE value for our clients through a variety of services, and develop our projects from the earliest stages through design, construction, occupancy and beyond.

Architectural Design

Accessibility Studies

Community/Urban Design

Feasibility Studies

Building Integration Modeling (BIM)

Security Assessment and Consulting

Site Evaluation

Master Planning

Life Safety/Building Code Evaluations

Interior Design/Space Programming

Fixtures, Furniture and Equipment Selection

Virtual and Augmented Reality

Models and Animation Presentations

LEED/Accredited Sustainable Design

Construction Manager and Design/Build Partnering

Public Financing Assistance

Building Diagnostic and Remediation

Holistic Budgeting and Cost

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