Jonathan has a passion for providing client-focused services tailored to meet each client's preferences, values and needs. He is an active member our the community, volunteering for such events and organizations as AIA Arkansas, the Architecture and Design Network, Habitat for Humanity, Little Rock Chamber, Miracle League, studioMain, and USGBC Arkansas. Jonathan is a Design Principal at AMR, and was the recipient of the 2014 AIA Arkansas Emerging Professionals Award and the AIA Young Architect Award. His career in Arkansas has focused on project development and design with special emphasis on sustainable and regionally sensitive projects. Jonathan is a LEED accredited professional and has worked on multiple LEED certified projects. Past project experience includes a variety of project types from university campuses to outpatient medical facilities to commercial centers. Jonathan's energy, fervor, and commitment to good responsible design make him an invaluable part of our firm.
Kate joined the AMR team in 2005 while working on her degree in interior design. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Lake Forest College in 2005, and a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from the University of Central Arkansas in 2006. Her lifelong experience in the fine arts translates directly into her valuable intuitions as an interior designer. Kate works on projects from inception to completion including space planning, finish selections, furniture specifications, artwork, and signage. Her ability to communicate and collaborate with team members on all aspects of projects is essential to a smooth and amicable relationship with contractors, owners, and consultants. This working relationship has led to 10 years of satisfied, repeat clients.
Adam Day is a skilled project manager and designer with experience on a variety of complex project types. As a 2008 Graduate of the University of Arkansas Fay Jones School of Architecture, Adam spent his early career working throughout the state before moving to Chicago in 2011. He returned to Arkansas in 2013 and joined AMR Architects in 2014. Adam's passion for design and the urban environment make him a great addition to the firm. Exceptionally skilled in advanced computer software, he is also in charge of developing and managing information systems for the company. Adam's leadership extends beyond the firm where he is the current Associate Director for the AIA Arkansas Chapter.
James joined AMR after graduating from the University of Arkansas Fay Jones School of Architecture in 2007 with a Bachelor of Architecture, and a minor emphasis in Italian. As a resident of downtown Little Rock, James is particularly interested in urban environments, and has led a number of design projects in the area. James's 15+ years of experience have afforded him the opportunity to work on all facets of design, from development and marketing to schematic design through construction administration. In recent years, James has had a focus on urban residential and hospitality design. Working directly with developers and city boards, James has experience in what it takes to move a project from a client's vision to reality.
Heather is a licensed architect responsible for coordination and production in all phases of a project from concept design through construction. She is experienced in a variety of project types including higher education, health care, civic and residential. She holds a BA in Graphic Design from Arkansas Tech University and a Master of Architecture from Texas A&M University. Heather is passionate about placemaking and community development, and currently serves as a board member of both studioMAIN and the Architecture + Design Network. She also actively volunteers with several other community-focused organizations and initiatives, including AIA Arkansas, Create Little Rock, Think Big Little Rock, and Pop Up in the Rock. She was the recipient of the 2017 AIA Arkansas Emerging Professional Award, and was honored as one of Little Rock Soiree Magazine’s 2017 “Women to Watch”.
Kyle earned his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Arkansas in May 2015. While attending the Fay Jones School of Architecture, he was able to expand his architectural knowledge by studying abroad in Rome, Italy and through extensive travel in the United States and Europe. In addition, he has contributed freelance design work for Marlon Blackwell Architects and deMx Architecture while in college. Kyle creates photo-realistic renderings and compelling illustrations for AMR’s clients to help them make decisions and raise funds for projects. In addition to architectural visualization, he is skilled in the craft of model making. His most renowned work is an award-winning site model exhibit and exact replica of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman Wilson House on permanent display at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Caroline is a graduate of Mississippi State University where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design and played the clarinet for the Famous Maroon Band. Although originally from east Texas, she decided to move Little Rock after graduation because of her interest in Arkansas and the natural atmosphere of the state. She is a member of ASID, and her rendering skills are a true asset to our firm.
Jessica has had a wide variety of experience over the 20+ years of her career, working with many different types of design and construction. In her early years, she developed a broad base of skills and knowledge while supporting a group of professionals that included licensed architects, planners, civil engineers, landscape architects, and interior designers. She has worked on and led teams comprised of members from a variety of disciplines, locations, and companies, focusing on building strong partnerships within the different teams. As an Arkansas native and resident of Fayetteville AR, Jessica is driven to complete projects that improve local communities by providing enhanced services and amenities in facilities and spaces that are both beautiful and highly functional.
Lauren is a recent graduate from the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design at the University of Arkansas, where she earned her Bachelor of Interior Design with a minor in Hospitality Management. Lauren is a Little Rock, Arkansas native, and is excited to become part of revitalizing her home city through design, community development, and volunteerism. Her focus and drive to complete varying tasks, ability to quickly take on new skills, and graphic design and rendering abilities are valuable assets to our team.