AIA, LEED AP, CPHC Senior Associate
Union Studio Architecture & Community Design
Joe has over 20 years of architectural experience that includes expertise in buildings with net-zero energy usage, the adaptive re-use of historic buildings, market-rate and affordable multi-family housing, prefabricated building design, commercial buildings, and private residences. Prior to joining Union Studio in 2012, Joe was the founding principal of distill studio, a Providence-based architectural firm with a focus on sustainable building science and integrated design process. He has received international recognition for the architectural design of Providence’s award-winning Box Office, a commercial office building constructed from recycled shipping containers. Joe is a Certified Passive House Consultant (CHPC) and was the first in the State of Rhode Island registered through the Passive House Institute U.S. He is also a member of the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) and has served on the Board of Directors.