Category Archives: People

Jason LeMaster

Jason joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 2018 as a summer intern. He is interested in digital representation and fabrication.  He also has an interest in the relationship between the built and natural environment as well as parametric design.  Jason is currently attending Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania as a fourth year student.  He is […]

John VanMulders

Mr. VanMulders joined the firm in 1993 and has worked on a variety of projects and building types including renovations and construction of new schools and airports. John brings his expertise in Construction Administration to the firm’s current projects, working both in the office and in the field as a liaison between the owner, consultants, […]

Wayne F. Stitt

Senior Associate Wayne F. Stitt is a design and detail oriented architect with more than 24 years of experience in the architectural profession along with a strong track-record in notable and award-winning projects.  During his career he has been responsible for the design and management of projects from conception to construction completion in Higher-Ed, Adaptive […]

Adam R. Sarrge

Adam joined the firm in October 2016 and is working closely with the senior staff in all phases of design. His flexibility and teaming capabilities have been valuable assets in the surveying of existing educational facilities conditions. His keen attention to detail lends support in construction administration with shop drawing review. He is skilled in […]

Thomas M. Romancheck

Mr. Romancheck has a diverse background in educational, healthcare, and corporate/research building projects responsible for the development and coordination of Construction Documents and writing specifications. Since joining Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 2003, he has been responsible for the development and preparation of general construction specifications for many of the firm’s major projects. Several projects […]

Karla Roldan-Castillo

Karla is one of the new members at Breslin Architects, joining the firm in February 2018. She has been assisting senior designers and architects with all the aspects of the firm’s projects.  She is skilled with architectural software, Building Information Modeling (BIM) as well as in the creation of renderings for visual communication with clients.  […]

Julian Pelekanakis

Julian joined Breslin Architects in 2019.  He has over 10 years of experience working in the architectural field for firms both in New York City and the Lehigh Valley.  He Has worked on a variety of project types including higher education, commercial, and healthcare.  Julian is skilled in architectural design and has a strong background […]

Kevin M. Miller

Mr. Miller joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1988. He has been a Senior Project Manager responsible for the coordination and development of Construction Documents, Specifications, Project Manual and Construction Administration for many of the firm’s major K-12 education projects. He is expert on building codes and the American’s With Disabilities Act (ADA). Some of […]

Theresa J. Mihok

Theresa joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 2015. She serves the office as an administrative assistant providing support to general office management functions. She also contributes assistance in project specifications, contracts, and bidding and construction administration documents. In addition, she serves as marketing coordinator supporting business development efforts. She has over 25 years of experience […]

Chloe R. Hoyak

Chloe is one of the newest members at Breslin Architects, joining the firm in March 2017. She contributes by assisting the firm’s architects in the development of innovative, conceptual, and sustainable interior spaces. She is responsible for all aspects of the design process including planning, schematic design, design development, and presentation. With a passion for detail and documentation, Chloe strives […]

Daniel R. Hersh, Jr.

Mr. Hersh joined the firm of Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1998. He works diligently to uphold the reputation that has made the firm successful. As a Senior Project Manager, he has been responsible for many of the largest projects produced by the firm. Mr Hersh’s architectural experience includes educational, commercial, restaurant, and residential work. […]

David R. Fenstermacher

Mr. Fenstermacher is a construction administrator for the firm. Dave is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture.   He is a licensed architect in Pennsylvania with over 45 years experience in the construction industry. In addition to being involved in the design and construction of many projects, primarily […]

Dan J. Drabick

Daniel offers 35 years of professional experience on a wide range of educational, commercial, healthcare and residential projects. He has been responsible for conceptual and schematic design, design development, construction documentation and project management and on various projects for the firm. Daniel received his Master of Architecture Degree from Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri with […]

Diane M. Downing

Diane joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1989. She serves the office in various capacities such as secretary, receptionist, human resources, accounts receivable, and office manager. She works with staff and management on all aspects of office operations including marketing, billing, benefits, proposals, contracts, PlanCon, specifications, bidding documents, construction administration documents, and general correspondence. Outside […]

Chris Carson

Joining Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 2017, Chris brings 20 years of experience in architecture, construction, and historic preservation. His expertise includes performing conditions assessment surveys of modern and historic building systems, designing new and restoration construction, developing working drawings and technical specifications, and managing small to mid-size privately and publicly funded projects. His proven […]

Mark L. Buckelew

Mr. Buckelew rejoined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in August 2017 after interning at BRF from 1999 until 2001. During this hiatus, he gained a wide range of professional experience at two other firms in Eastern Pennsylvania.  Mark earned a Bachelor of Architecture Degree cum laude at Temple University and a Bachelor of Science Degree cum […]

Gwen H. Breslin

Gwen Breslin joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1987. She has been a Senior Project Designer responsible for all aspects of the design and construction process including planning, schematic design, design development, and construction documentation. She also engages with clients on the selection of finishes and colors and has expertise in millwork design and detailing. […]

Jared Bilsak

Jared joined Breslin Architects in 2014 and contributes to all phases of the firm’s projects. He is skilled in architectural software, developing 3D virtual models, renderings, visualizations, Building Information Modeling (BIM), and LEED. Jared serves as the President-Elect for the Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and is also active in the […]

Andrew T. Bartos, Jr.

Mr. Bartos joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1984. He is involved with Design Development and the preparation of Construction Documents for many of the firm’s major projects. Andy is skilled in BIM (Building Information Modeling) and prepares 3D visualizations for presentations to the firm’s clients. He has been responsible for the preparation of promotional […]

Michael K. Ackerman

Mr. Ackerman has senior responsibilities for the programming, conceptual design, and design development of major projects at Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects. Since joining the firm in 1985, Michael has been involved in shaping many of the firm’s most notable award winning projects. He has contributed on a wide range of project types, from educational to […]

Stephen J. Behrens

Mr. Behrens has a diverse practice background in award-winning educational, healthcare, ecclesiastical and commercial architecture. Since joining Breslin Ridyard Fadero in 2004, Steve has been responsible for the design and management of projects from conception to construction completion. He also represents the firm in business development, prepares proposals, and presents at various conferences. Steve received […]

Michael R. Bell

Michael joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1994 where, as a project architect, he has been responsible for the planning and design of several award winning projects for the firm. Some of the signature projects he has been involved with include the Chester County Technical College, the DeSales University Campus Dining Center, the DeSales University […]

Robin W. Breslin

Robin Breslin is the President of Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects. Offering 35 years of professional experience, Mr. Breslin has been responsible for the conceptual design and design development of major projects for the firm. Robin is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration […]

Robert J. Breslin

Mr. Breslin founded Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1964 and has been Principal-in-Charge of numerous award winning projects designed by the firm. Bob has served as an advisor to the Pennsylvania Department of Education and is Chairman Emeritus of the Pennsylvania State Art Commission. He has been a Visiting Design Critic at both Penn State […]