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Owner & CEO
Gary Dunn received a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Louisiana Statue University in 1994. In addition to receiving both the Board of Supervisors Scholarship and the Dean's Student Award in '93 and '94, Mr. Dunn earned valuable work experience as a student intern for the Office of Facility Development. Prior to graduating, Mr. Dunn gained a position at a local architectural/engineering firm where he worked as a project manager from 1993 until 2002. Acquiring his Architectural license in 1999, Mr. Dunn's experience includes design, project management, cost estimating, construction documents, bidding, and construction administration for multi-phased, complex projects. These projects include educational facilities, aviation centers, laboratories, multi-purpose facilities, and food-service facilities. In addition, Mr. Dunn has also acquired experience in program management. In 2003, Mr. Dunn formed GD Architecture, LLC and continues to add a variety of successful commercial and residential projects to his portfolio.

Mr. Dunn is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) and Construction Specification Institute (CSI). He served as an intern liaison, (2 years), director (3 years), secretary (1 year), vice president/president elect '03, president '04, and served as AIA Louisiana Liaison for the years 2005-06 for the AIA BR Chapter.

Project Manager
Nelson Sanchez received a degree in architecture from Louisiana State University in 1999 and currently serves as a project manager for GD Architecture. Mr. Sanchez's experience includes master planning, presentation, and community facilitation experience with large-scale campus projects such as churches, private industry and municipal projects. He has executed a variety of feasibility and program development studies for strategic plans of both large and small facilities, as well as overseen the management of small- to medium-sized construction projects and the production of construction documents. He is adept in construction management and has worked on a variety of projects with various degrees of complexity.

Mr. Sanchez is an Associate Member of the American Institute of Architects and the AIALA and AIABR Chapters. He is a Member of the Capitol Section of the American Planning Association and the National Trust for Historic Preservation
GD Architecture LLC
PO Box 80245
Baton Rouge, LA 70898
225/ 383-3915 phone/fax