As Managing Principal, Leo has extensive experience running a variety of residential projects, including modern prefabricated homes and historic restorations, as well as public and community-based urban projects.
Active in his profession, Leo lectures widely on the topics of architecture, sustainability, and restoration, and participates in conferences, symposia, and panel discussions. He has also organized numerous architectural tours in Southern California to highlight the region’s wealth of mid-century Modernist landmarks.
Leo is committed to creative solutions to community challenges and is a Board Member of Street Poets, which teaches poetry to imprisoned youth. He received his Bachelor of Architecture with a Minor in Philosophy from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California, in 1987. Leo was elected in 2007 to the distinguished College of the Fellows of the AmericanInstitute of Architects. In 2009, he was inducted into the Interior Design Hall of Fame.