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“We don't prioritize the technical aspects of architecture over the human and the spirit aspects of architecture.”

JavierA Deep Understanding of Every Client

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“I really enjoy the collaborative process here. I feel, as an interior designer, I'm an equal part on our project teams.”

JamieIntegrating Interior Design

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“The collaboration with our clients - who are leading and changing the world - it keeps us on our toes.”

PhilipNo barrier to creative solutions

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“Flad has a very horizontal structure. Team based - but with very strong support surrounding the team.”

SeongCreating Something from Nothing

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“Flad has been a really wonderful place to gain multiple sets of experiences in different settings.”

MarcSeeking out your path

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“Flad has been extremely supportive in my professional development, and also in letting me be a great mom.”

JenniferBalancing a career and family

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“The framework for the practice continues to evolve and reflect what our clients are confronted with.”

Bill BulaFlad President

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“Flad's cultural structure is very open, and upper management is right in there with you working.”

SinhA balance of structure and freedom

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“There's a lot of informal mentorship that goes on here, and I've never seen an instance where people weren't willing to help you.”

RafeeqNever a dull day

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“Expectations when you come out of school are that you're going to work hard and do a specific thing. What was shocking was the access that I got to clients and being engaged in the thought process.”

ChitaniEarly career exceeding expectations

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“Flad is an environment where I can personally work with the president of the company on a daily basis.”

MattBeing Part of a Greater Team

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“We have the backing of a large enough firm to do what we need to do, but we're nimble enough to change direction as needed, for technology especially.”

EricBIM Technology - Changing Direction as Needed

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“Flad has a looser structure. It maximizes creativity, because everybody has the freedom to express themselves.”

AliCreation and Digital Fabrication

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“I definitely feel that my voice is heard here in this organization, and they give you every opportunity to advance yourself in this career.”

ColeDeveloping as a lab planner

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“At Flad, everybody always has the opportunity to interact with the client.”

KevinReturning to Flad

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“It's a very open environment that we work in, and it lends itself to asking questions and being aware of what's going on.”

VictoriaExposure to multiple project types

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“When you're at a table with your mentors and peers, all voices are equal. Everyone's insight is valued.”

HayleyFind your direction

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“The leaders at Flad have done a great job cultivating [the mentorship] culture so that emerging young professionals like myself can be developed, can be guided, can be challenged, and even protected in their career.”

MattA mentorship culture

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“Everything here is based on skill, merit, and fitness for the role. Gender doesn't come into play.”

LisaLife as a female architect

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“Flad provides every opportunity that you're willing to engage in.... in a culture of honesty, transparency, and dedication.”

JavierDesign is Always Evolving