About NPAD

NPAD is a full-service design oriented and community minded firm.  Our mixture of staff include professionals and expert knowledge within the fields of planning, urban design, and architecture.  Passionate about engagement of community voices, redefining public spaces interactions with its users and the environment, we are visionaries, designers, creators, and have a people centered approach.


Our Design Approach

Exploring the possibilities of the natural environment to achieve sustainable design is essential.  Our committed responsibility to be informed by history, nature, the built-environment and concern for the quality of its users allows our design approach to be unique and responsive.   The design process allows for transformative outcomes and critical thinking to achieve “High Quality Responsive Design” that creates space for:

‘The Community’

Old and New Land Use Patterns

Integrating Form and Environment


What We Do Best

Since our establishment in 1999, we have perfected our services to enhance how citizens are empowered, create integrated environments, and mastered the process to how project design becomes a reality.  Our experience with client and public dialogue, conceptual visualization, project planning and implementation are proven methods developed within our firm.   We are excellent at leading from start through completion and also are able to “share roles” to bring expertise and added value to the every project!


Services we provide:

Community Engagement

Preservation and Gentrification

Redevelopment and Land Use Patterns

Visionary Design through Final Design

Budget Development and Construction Document

Bidding and Negotiations

Construction Administration and Reporting