As founder and principal of ZFA’s newest office in Napa, Chris focuses on downtown redevelopment, rehabilitation, and adaptive reuse of Napa’s historic buildings, in addition to design of hotels, multi-family, and custom residential projects. A native of Napa with roots in his family’s construction business, Chris brings an in-depth knowledge of construction methods and materials with a focus on efficiency and constructability to his projects.
- Strong focus on communication with clients to bring forth and understand the ultimate goals and needs of a project with an emphasis on early coordination efforts
- Committed to the community as a life-long resident, Chris’ approach to all projects stems from a personal level of investment for its overall success
- An intense desire for and fulfillment from repair and rehabilitation of historic buildings for re-use in a modern society
Chris leads project design teams, coordinates with external consultants, and works with the most discerning of clients.