About Gibraltar Design

Delivering exceptional services and designs for greater value.

Client-focused solutions for your facilities.

As an architectural firm, we drive for excellence in everything we do. Our unique process and approach allow us to focus on you and your needs. We believe constant communication and collaboration leads to the success of every project.  Everyone on our team has a passion for what they do and they bring that passion with them to every project.

Client-focused solutions for your facilities.

As an architectural firm, we drive for excellence in everything we do. Our unique process and approach allow us to focus on you and your needs. We believe constant communication and collaboration leads to the success of every project.  Everyone on our team has a passion for what they do and they bring that passion with them to every project.

Gibraltar Leadership

Gibraltar leads by example. With our Principal Owners being practicing architects and committed project managers, our clients can know that their projects are getting the highest quality of work a firm can offer.

Gibraltar Leadership

Gibraltar leads by example. With our Principal Owners being practicing architects and committed project managers, our clients can know that their projects are getting the highest quality of work a firm can offer.

Jim Thompson

Jim brings a client-focused approach to Gibraltar Design, which enables him to listen intently and absorb clients’ objectives and needs. Through his hands-on and visionary leadership style, he coordinates the multidisciplinary design, planning and construction of K-12 facilities to achieve these goals. Jim partners with key stakeholders, to build lifelong client relationships.

James B. Thompson

President
Joe Briggs

Joe has 30 years of diverse architectural experience. He is involved at every level of the project process to ensure the client’s objectives are met. Joe is skilled at listening to client needs, expectations, and desires, and translating them into a solution that fits the scope and budget of the project. His pragmatic approach and technical expertise has helped school and community clients define and achieve their goals.

Joe Briggs

Project Executive
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Dale Wagner is a dedicated, results-oriented Project Manager with more than 30 years of experience leading diverse projects. His forward thinking style allows him to maintain continuous alignment of the scope. His communication, leadership, public relations, and problem-solving skills combined with his knowledge of architectural and regulatory codes make Dale an invaluable team leader.

Dale Wagner

Principal and Director of Architecture
Nichole Schrader

Nichole’s experience encompasses multiple phases of design and project completion. She has 20 years of experience designing spaces that meet and exceed expectations. Her timeless design solutions, bring value to the client’s long-term goals while also listening to clients’ needs and desires to create interesting and functional spaces.

Nichole Schrader

Interior Design Director
Mike R_Full

Mike Rossillo joined Gibraltar Design in November 2015 as a Senior Project Manager and brought with him 29 years of professional experience, 24 of those years, specializing in K-12 design. Mike manages projects by leading a multi-disciplinary team from Design Development through Construction phases, while remaining sensitive to the budget. He asserts himself into every aspect of the project, and genuinely treats each client, his most important.

Mike Rossillo

Senior Project Manager
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Dr. Jennifer McCormick

Chairman of the Board
Jim Thompson

Jim brings a client-focused approach to Gibraltar Design, which enables him to listen intently and absorb clients’ objectives and needs. Through his hands-on and visionary leadership style, he coordinates the multidisciplinary design, planning and construction of K-12 facilities to achieve these goals. Jim partners with key stakeholders, to build lifelong client relationships.

James B. Thompson

President
Joe Briggs

Joe has 30 years of diverse architectural experience. He is involved at every level of the project process to ensure the client’s objectives are met. Joe is skilled at listening to client needs, expectations, and desires, and translating them into a solution that fits the scope and budget of the project. His pragmatic approach and technical expertise has helped school and community clients define and achieve their goals.

Joe Briggs

Project Executive
Dale W_Full

Dale Wagner is a dedicated, results-oriented Project Manager with more than 30 years of experience leading diverse projects. His forward thinking style allows him to maintain continuous alignment of the scope. His communication, leadership, public relations, and problem-solving skills combined with his knowledge of architectural and regulatory codes make Dale an invaluable team leader.

Dale Wagner

Principal and Director of Architecture
Nichole Schrader

Nichole’s experience encompasses multiple phases of design and project completion. She has 20 years of experience designing spaces that meet and exceed expectations. Her timeless design solutions, bring value to the client’s long-term goals while also listening to clients’ needs and desires to create interesting and functional spaces.

Nichole Schrader

Interior Design Director
Mike R_Full

Mike Rossillo joined Gibraltar Design in November 2015 as a Senior Project Manager and brought with him 29 years of professional experience, 24 of those years, specializing in K-12 design. Mike manages projects by leading a multi-disciplinary team from Design Development through Construction phases, while remaining sensitive to the budget. He asserts himself into every aspect of the project, and genuinely treats each client, his most important.

Mike Rossillo

Senior Project Manager
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Dr. Kenneth Folks

Chairman of the Board

James B. Thompson

President

Jim brings a client-focused approach to Gibraltar Design, which enables him to listen intently and absorb clients’ objectives and needs. Through his hands-on and visionary leadership style, he coordinates the multidisciplinary design, planning and construction of K-12 facilities to achieve these goals. Jim partners with key stakeholders, to build lifelong client relationships.

Joe Briggs

Project Executive

Joe has 30 years of diverse architectural experience. He is involved at every level of the project process to ensure the client’s objectives are met. Joe is skilled at listening to client needs, expectations, and desires, and translating them into a solution that fits the scope and budget of the project. His pragmatic approach and technical expertise has helped school and community clients define and achieve their goals.

DALE WAGNER

Principal and Director of Architecture

Dale Wagner is a dedicated, results-oriented Project Manager with more than 30 years of experience leading diverse projects. His forward thinking style allows him to maintain continuous alignment of the scope. His communication, leadership, public relations, and problem-solving skills combined with his knowledge of architectural and regulatory codes make Dale an invaluable team leader.

NICHOLE SCHRADER

Interior Design Director

Nichole’s experience encompasses multiple phases of design and project completion. This experience includes programming, space planning, documentation and constructive administration for public and educational facilities. She has 20 years of experience designing spaces that meet and exceed expectations. Her timeless design solutions, bring value to the client’s long-term goals. Nichole listens to clients’ needs and desires to create interesting and functional spaces.

Mike Rossillo

Senior Project Manager

Mike Rossillo joined Gibraltar Design in November 2015 as a Senior Project Manager and brought with him 29 years of professional experience, 24 of those years, specializing in K-12 design. Mike manages projects by leading a multi-disciplinary team from Design Development through Construction phases, while remaining sensitive to the budget. He asserts himself into every aspect of the project, and genuinely treats each client, his most important.

Dr. Jennifer McCormick

Chairman of the Board

Meet the Gibraltar Team

Our team of expert architects, engineers, and designers bring their own unique skills and perspectives to every project. By collaborating, the team is able to deliver truly creative, functional solutions to your needs.

Meet the Gibraltar Team

Our team of expert architects, engineers, and designers bring their own unique skills and perspectives to every project. By collaborating, the team is able to deliver truly creative, functional solutions to your needs.

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Gregg Throckmorton
Architect/Project Manager
GDI-TonyA
Tony Allen
Architect/Project Manager
GDI-BrittanyB
Brittany Black
Graduate Architect
GDI-DanielB
Daniel Burns
Architect
GDI-MollyM
Molly Mullen
Graduate Architect
GDI-JonasG
Jonas Gruber
Architect
GDI-JimS
Jim Stevens
Construction Administration
GDI-SteveF
Steve Fridley
Construction Administration
GDI-JeffC
Jeff Chambers
Mechanical Engineer
GDI-RawdaH
Rawda Hamid
Graduate Architect
GDI-PaulB
Paul Brown
Electrical Engineer
GDI-AndrewM
Andrew Miller
Interior Designer
GDI-TomC
Tom Claycomb
Mechanical Engineer
GDI-BrianM
Brian McFarland
Architect/Designer
GDI-PaulD
Paul DeGrothy
CAD Technician
GDI-KenS
Ken Schultz
Architectural Designer

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