Leading our Healthcare design practice, Jason has over 15 years of experience in design and construction of large multi-phase healthcare projects totaling over two million square feet. He has managed several large multidisciplinary project teams, and provides a unique perspective to the challenges inherent to building renovations and additions to existing hospital campuses.
Out of the office, Jason enjoys learning to sail, saying “The hobby is a continuing pursuit of mastery and often a very humbling endeavor, requiring the understanding of numerous variables (tides, winds, other boaters) and making adjustments to get where you want to go.”
Email Jason 617.226.4121
John brings 17 years of experience designing and managing healthcare and laboratory projects of increasing size and complexity, including surgical centers, cancer centers, compounding pharmacies, and master planning for medical campuses. In addition to leading project teams and managing client relations, John’s role includes strategic planning and business development to help grow Margulies Perruzzi’s Health+Science studio.
Email John 617.226.4144
Marc founded Margulies Perruzzi (then Margulies & Associates) in 1988, growing it into an award-winning, technologically sophisticated firm. In addition to his professional focus, Marc has been deeply involved in community and philanthropic endeavors. Marc is on the Board of Heading Home and has led the design of five homeless shelters. He founded the Boston Area Chapter of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) in 1984, and is on the boards of CoreNet, NAIOP, Boys and Girls Club of Boston, and North Bennett Street School.
Outside of the office, Marc loves playing his saxophone and making wooden bowls.
Email Marc 617.226.4101
Since joining Margulies Perruzzi in 1991, Janet has overseen some of the firm’s largest and most complex projects, specializing in corporate headquarters and large renovations. Janet has a passion for great workspace design, saying “Simply put, people spend so much time in their offices, I feel that by designing great workspaces I am making them happy!”
Janet is most proud of having raised two “apparently productive” children, even though they will tell you she was always at work.
Email Janet 617.226.4126
As a principal of the firm, Dan is responsible for overall project and administrative management. His number one advice to peers in the architecture industry is to get involved with the BSA (Boston Society of Architects); he's currently serving as the Treasurer of the Board of Directors. An active member of the BSA since 1984, Dan has served the organization in many capacities through the years, including board member, committee chair, task force contributor, award juror, and on the editorial board of ArchitectureBoston, a quarterly publication of the Boston Society of Architects/AIA.
Dan is proudest of his family, but he’s also very proud of the family we have here at MPA.
Email Dan 617.226.4129
Tim works on a variety of projects at Margulies Perruzzi, contributing his strengths in design. His creativity, attention to detail, and deliberate approach have made him a sought-after member of our project teams. Tim loves baseball, softball, skiing, beach, and traveling around the world. He’s also an avid concert-goer. Email Tim 617.226.4140
With over 20 years of experience, Derek has proved to be an integral member of the project team. As a project manager, he is responsible for daily interaction with clients and daily supervision of project design progress. Derek has provided design services for all phases of a project from schematic design to construction administration.
Derek’s favorite part of the job is seeing the design become the finished space/building.
Email Derek 617.226.4104
Dianne is an NCIDQ certified interior designer with over 20 years of design experience. She has worked on a variety of projects in the retail, corporate and hospitality markets including several high profile projects in Boston and leads our interior design practice.
Dianne’s favorite part of the design process is the visioning or "imagineering" sessions we have at the beginning of a project; these sessions help us learn all about our client’s culture so we can tailor a design solution to fit them exactly.
Email Dianne 617.226.4107
Joe has over 25 years of experience working as a project manager, designer, and workplace strategist. He specializes in providing strategic planning and interior design services to organizations needing to relocate and reorganize multiple departments and job functions. Before architecture, Joe was a high pressure plate welder on a Dock Landing Ship in the US Navy for four years. Email Joe 617.226.4109
As a project manager and designer with over 12 years of experience, Cynthia is known for her attention to detail on every project. She has also designed and specified lighting on multiple large-scale projects, producing well lit spaces with energy consumption below code requirements that directly provide substantial savings to the owners. Cynthia has also been one of MPA’s driving forces in ensuring the firm-wide usage of the most current software both for design and construction management.
For fun, Cynthia plays broomball, a version of hockey without skates (players literally run on ice… it is possible!).
Email Cynthia 617.226.4110
Paul has more than 20 years of architectural experience working on commercial, office, institutional, and multi-family projects. As a senior architect, Paul is responsible for the design of a variety projects, from early conceptual stages through construction documentation.
Paul has a Music Degree from Berklee College of Music. Fellow classmates: Melissa Etheridge, Kevin Eubanks, Branford Marsalis and Steve Vai. He’s also run six Boston marathons!
Email Paul 617.226.4118
As a LEED accredited professional with over 23 years industry experience, Monica has proved to be an integral member of the Margulies Perruzzi team. Since joining MP in 1998, Monica has been a project manager and detail designer for many high-profile clients and projects.
Monica’s favorite quote is from Edwin Lutyens: “There will never be great architects or great architecture without great patrons.”
Email Monica 617.226.4125
With over 15 years of experience, Nate has been responsible for the design coordination and documentation on a broad range of projects including laboratory, corporate headquarters, healthcare, and financial services. As a project manager, his attention to detail and ability to communicate leads teams during all stages of a project. He takes great pride in capturing a project’s intent from initial conceptualization and contract negotiation all the way through construction administration.
Nate’s design passion is for solving challenging problems – details, budget, or schedule.
Email Nate 617.226.4136
Saul is an architectural designer who has been with MPA since 2005. He has worked on a range of project types, including R&D facilities, corporate headquarters, and office spaces with training centers. Saul is Margulies Perruzzi’s in-house Revit expert, a compelling 3D, real-time, architectural modeling tool.
Saul was a founding member of the Massachusetts Trans Political Coalition.
Email Saul 617.226.4183
After having Matt as an architectural intern while he pursued his education, Margulies Perruzzi was happy to welcome Matt back as an architectural designer after his graduation. A detail-oriented designer with strong technical skills, Matt’s work has earned international recognition – his team’s submission for Florence’s Piazza Brunelleschi redesign was awarded first place.
Email Matt 617.226.4141
Peter has been a member of the Margulies Perruzzi accounting team since 2013. He keeps the rest of MP running with his enthusiasm for processing and reconciling the firm’s financial history.
Outside of work, Peter loves drawing, reading, and custom building and upgrading computers. He’s also a union leader and a notary public.
Email Peter 617.226.4103
As an experienced job captain, Cindy is responsible for document production and coordination, as well as contributing to the design of the project. She combines attention to detail with broad experience spanning multiple project types. Having worked on several large projects from project initiation through completion, Cindy’s work includes: pre-design, construction document preparation, design of interior tenant fit-ups, coordination with consultants, clients and general contractors, construction administration.
Cindy’s hero is Wonder Woman – she’s got a great work ethic; she is a do-gooder; and she can fly… who wouldn’t want that?
Email Cindy 617.226.4145
Brendan is a skilled and creative architectural designer with a particular strength in modeling and visualization of projects. He has a particular passion for visualization technology, and is one of Margulies Perruzzi’s in-house experts in Virtual Reality (VR) visualization. Brendan is always looking to the future and researching the next best tech, helping MP stay on the cutting edge of design.
Brendan’s passion for architecture developed out of a lifetime love of theoretical physics; his favorite author is Stephen Hawking for his thorough analysis and explanation.
Email Brendan 617.226.4139
A rising star in Margulies Perruzzi’s Healthcare Studio, Kelsey brings enthusiasm and dedication to every project she’s part of. She loves architecture because it’s something new every day; every design is unique, and every challenge is a fun problem to solve.
Outside of work, Kelsey enjoys a mix of outdoors activities (backcountry, skiing, and sailing) or, when the weather’s grey, reading and watching movies with a hot cup of tea.
Email Kelsey 617.226.4112
Alison brings her creativity, design sense, and strong communication skills to every team she’s part of. She is passionate about facing new design challenges and creating innovative spaces for Margulies Perruzzi’s clients. Alison has experience working on a variety of interior design projects for corporate, retail, and higher education clients as well as residential interiors. Her strong technical skills with CAD and visualization software play a big part in helping our clients understand their design.
Email Alison 617.226.4120
Hailey’s interest in design lies in its combination of multiple artistic mediums to create three-dimensional objects and spaces. A strong designer, she consistently strives to please her clients’ aesthetic eye and deliver an excellent client experience. Hailey is determined and driven to constantly increase her knowledge base and skills.
Outside the office, Hailey is fond of just about everything artistic, including drawing, painting, sculpting, and creating anything three dimensional.
Email Hailey 617.226.4137
Jessica is a highly motivated, creative, and innovative designer who enjoys being part of a design from the conceptual process to the final design. She especially loves addressing challenges with creative design solutions.
One quote that has really stuck with Jess is from Oscar de la Renta: “Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.” Or, in her own words, “Following trends and popularity will make you current but truly being yourself and developing your own style I think is so important. It’s what makes us all unique and interesting!”
Email Jessica 617.226.4149
Mark is a talented architectural designer with over a decade of experience, including design for corporate and science & technology clients. He is currently studying for his Architectural Registration Exams. When he’s not in the office or studying, Mark is a freelance graphic designer and illustrator.
A fun fact about Mark: he can make minute rice in 58 seconds.
Email Mark 617.226.4143
Julia is a dedicated, detail-oriented architectural designer with a range of experience in both commercial and residential design. From creating test fits, floor plans, and finish selections to construction drawings and construction administration, her strong technical skills and critical eye create designs that respond to each client’s unique needs and identity.
Email Julia 617.226.4153
Nicholas is a dedicated, energetic designer with a passion for great project outcomes and a willingness to go above and beyond to make it all happen. In addition to his design experience, Nick has worked with both product suppliers and in millwork installation, giving him a uniquely holistic and well-rounded understanding of the many working parts of any design process.
Outside of the office, Nick loves soccer, hiking, and snowboarding – or just relaxing with a good book and cup of coffee.
Email Nicholas 617.226.4105
Karen has over 25 years of experience working as a project manager and designer of facilities for both private and public clients in corporate and institutional settings. As a project manager, Karen is instrumental in establishing and maintaining a strong relationship with each client and managing workflow within a multi-disciplinary team. Karen brings keen insight into organizational dynamics, scheduling, and aligning budgetary goals with a project’s overall vision. Karen’s favorite thing to do outside the office is to travel with her family and friends. Email Karen 617.226.4146
Sarah is an NCIDQ certified interior designer; an Associate AIA Architectural Designer; and a LEED Accredited Professional in Interior Design and Construction (ID+C). She is currently studying for her Architectural Registration Exams. With over a decade of experience Sarah has worked on a variety of projects including commercial, healthcare, multi-family, retail, and corporate interiors. Sarah has an adorable English Bulldog, Beatrice Bear. Email Sarah 617.226.4102
John has been passionate about architecture for nearly his entire life, starting his path at South Shore Vocational High School for Drafting and following it up with his first architectural co-op as a senior in high school. Since joining Margulies Perruzzi, John has focused on transforming ordinary spaces into memorable places. John’s favorite thing about architecture is transforming all the ideas that come from strong client/designer interactions into one cohesive final design.
Outside of the office, John is an avid hiker and outdoorsman. He also plays five instruments: guitar, bass, piano, saxophone, and drums.
Email John 617.226.4123
As an architectural designer, Caitlin brings extensive design experience to the Margulies Perruzzi team. She particularly enjoys working closely with clients to create a space that is truly unique to them. Caitlin also enjoys working with fellow team members at MP in order to solve design problems through collaboration. Caitlin loves nachos, skiing, the beach, spending time with her family & friends and traveling (all of which can ideally be accomplished at the same time!). Her favorite quote is “You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one”. Email Caitlin 617.226.4113
An interior designer with 23 years of professional experience working with corporate and commercial clients, Marnie is well-versed in project management, programming, design development, and document and consultant coordination. What Marnie most enjoys about her profession is that every day is different and she is always learning something new even after 23 years in the industry. Email Marnie 617.226.4111
As Margulies Perruzzi’s Director of Finance and Administration, Monica handles all of the firm’s extensive accounting needs. Her responsibilities include managing payables, receivables, billing, and budgeting, as well as overseeing the daily financial health of MPA.
Monica has been with Margulies Perruzzi for 20+ years! When she’s not working way too many hours each week, she loves spending time with her family and friends, and working on her never ending list of projects at her beautiful house that was built in 1880.
Email Monica 617.226.4119
Lauren is an interior designer with experience working on corporate and healthcare projects. She believes that Commercial design is about turning business plans into construction plans and loves how design enhances the human experience. Lauren spent many summers teaching tennis in Boston and two summers teaching in Austria. She also loves to travel and spend time outdoors. Email Lauren 617.226.4132
Ashley is a registered interior designer with experience spanning the entire design process, from programming through construction administration. With a background in furniture selection and workstation design, Ashley has a strong space planning skillset as well as an attention to detail that combine to functional, beautiful finished spaces. Email Ashley 617.226.4156
An interior designer within the corporate and professional services studios, Kara brings her creativity, design sense, and strong communication skills to every team she’s part of. She is passionate about facing new design challenges and creating innovative spaces for Margulies Perruzzi’s clients. Kara enjoys traveling outside of work; being able to experience new cultures, architecture and food inspires her. In her junior year at Endicott College, she spent a semester abroad in Florence, Italy. Email Kara 617.226.4135
A recent graduate of Endicott College, Christie is an interior designer within the corporate and professional services studio at Margulies Perruzzi. She is currently pursuing her Master of Architecture at the BAC and is passionate about site analysis and user experience in the spaces she designs. Christie particularly enjoys the design development phase of projects when she can collaborate with her fellow designers and find creative ways to meet the client’s needs.
Christie enjoys hiking, snowboarding and exploring new places when she can find the time.
Email Christie 617.226.4106
As a senior interior designer, Jenna brings extensive design experience to the Margulies Perruzzi team, contributing her strengths in design development, programming, project management, and coordination. Jenna has always liked wearing hardhats – she used to drive forklifts back in the day as a summer job. Also, Jenna is known around the office for the incredible cupcake creations she bakes for Snack. Email Jenna 617.226.4150
Julie brings a positive attitude and energy to any team she is part of. With a background of recruiting for architecture, design, and engineering firms, she helps Margulies Perruzzi create lasting relationships with our clients and industry peers.
Outside of work Julie loves all things Boston sports-related and attends many games throughout the year. She also loves being active (dance, golfing, and boxing); if there is music playing, you can be sure to find her close by. She loves to learn new things and travels as much as possible.
Email Julie 617.226.4142
A talented designer for six years, Brittany brings with her to Margulies Perruzzi a deep portfolio in healthcare environments, having collaborated with teams on multi-million dollar healthcare projects from concept to completion. With an architectural background, Brittany synthesizes architectural and interior elements to create innovative design solutions that efficiently address the needs of the client. Brittany offers unique ways to integrate finish materials, lighting, color, acoustics and wayfinding to enhance the user experience. Brittany loves to travel and attend concerts in her spare time. She is a true Belieber (Justin Bieber fan). Email Brittany 617.226.4151
Melissa is Margulies Perruzzi’s office manager, though she’ll be the first to tell you it could be more accurately called “office mom.” Melissa takes care of everything MP needs to keep working happily and productively, including arranging product “mini-trade shows” and a busy lunch-and-learn schedule.
Melissa actually majored in Architecture and Historic Preservation in school – she just can’t get away from architects!
Email Melissa 617.226.4114
Jennifer has been in marketing and communications for the AEC industry for more than 10 years. Her favorite parts of working in architecture marketing includes content creation for proposals, social media, and graphic design.
Originally from Colorado, Jennifer is an active Board Member and Graphic Designer for the University of Colorado’s Boston Alumni Chapter.
Email Jennifer 617.226.4138
As an architect, Rui works on a variety of Margulies Perruzzi’s projects, contributing his strengths in design, detailing, visualization, modeling and drafting. Rui’s attention to detail and deliberate approach have made him a sought-after member of our project teams. Rui is our office expert when it comes to 3D visualization and fly-through videos; his cutting-edge skills have helped many of our clients imagine themselves in their new spaces. Email Rui 617.226.4131
Matt is a detail-oriented, imaginative, dedicated architectural designer who believe that strong interdisciplinary relationships are the key to delivering successful projects to clients. Matt's strong work ethic and commitment to advancing his design skills make him an asset to any project.
Before he moved to Massachusetts, Matt was a volunteer firefighter in Bedford, NY for six years.
Email Matt 617.226.4108
Jane has over 28 years of experience in interior design, and has been a part of some of MPA’s most exciting workplace design projects over a wide variety of client industries. Her depth of design experience and understanding of workplace strategy help her clients utilize their workplace as a tool to become more successful. Email Jane 617.226.4124
With 20+ years as a healthcare planner and project manager, Mark’s experience ranges from hospital campus master planning to large hospital projects to outpatient clinics. Skilled in coordination with medical equipment and MEP systems, he is passionate about working with healthcare clients and design team members to program, plan, and detail the facilities where so many will receive care and healing.
Mark’s other passion is playing trumpet in a small combo while learning to improvise over jazz standards from the great American songbook.
Email Mark 617.226.4154
Steph has been marketing for architecture firms for over fifteen years. She loves the variety and challenge; no two days are the same. Steph’s “marketing superpower” is combining multiple, very different sources to into one consistent written “voice.”
Steph has a passion for storytelling that reflects itself in every aspect of her life, professional and personal. In her free time, she loves to read, write, and game with friends. She also loves cats.
Email Steph 617.226.4147
A skilled interior designer with a background in architecture and over 13 years of experience, Deepa is dedicated to developing safe, functional, aesthetically pleasing environments that meet the needs of her clients. Her experience covers a project from start to finish: everything from early concepts to materials selection, technical coordination, and construction administration.
Email Deepa 617.226.4115
A skilled architectural designer in the Real Estate Development studio, Cristina has a talent for visualizing a space and making a 2-D black-and-white plan into a 3-D rendering. What she enjoys most about her profession is seeing the impact the final product – a well-designed space – has on its users.
Cristina used to play tennis professionally; she loved trading stock while in high school; and she has lived in Romania and Spain.
Email Cristina 617.226.4127