Our Story

We understand that a successful project addresses the clients' unique needs and functions. We aim to create spaces that improve efficiency and productivity, solidify culture, and provide enjoyment. By listening and understanding our clients' goals of budget, schedule, and vision, we deliver projects that far exceed their expectations.

Since 1994 Pinnacle Design, Inc. has provided unparalleled full-service design solutions. Our team has enthusiastically assisted many Fortune 100 and 500 companies, and offers extensive experience in corporate office, medical, industrial, hospitality, and unique commercial design. We distinguish ourselves through listening closely and truly hearing our clients, prioritizing their needs down to the finest detail and using our knowledge and imagination to realize their vision.

Principal Chris Connelly leads the firm in building relationships, caring most about people rather than projects. This "people first" approach extends beyond our clients. Pinnacle Design's office culture supports employees’ work/life balance and strives for honest and respectful collaboration among team members. Whether you come to us as a client or an employee, Pinnacle Design will prove to be a committed partner in your personal and professional success.

  • Chris Connelly

    Chris Connelly Principal

  • John McKelvey

    John McKelvey Studio Director, AIA

  • Cole Bruno

    Cole Bruno Director of Architecture, RA

  • Patrick C Hayes

    Patrick C Hayes Architect Emeritus, AIA

  • Lori Lemanski

    Lori Lemanski Associate

  • Wren Visser

    Wren Visser Associate

  • Niki Ward

    Niki Ward Associate

  • Caitlin Land

    Caitlin Land Designer

  • Melissa Amstutz

    Melissa AmstutzDesigner

  • Maddie Culver

    Maddie CulverDesigner

  • Ian Mulich

    Ian Mulich Architectural Designer

  • Sergio Esparza

    Sergio Esparza

  • Julie Fine

    Julie Fine Marketing Specialist

  • Emily Minnier

    Emily Minnier Business Catalyst

  • Beverly Schulke

    Beverly Schulke Accounting Manager