Architek's talented team can provide detailed answers to all of your questions, and respond rapidly to quotation requests. Attention to detail is why our installations are always on-time and on-budget.

Ronald P Schwenger | Principal

Ron is passionate about living architecture and high-performance buildings. He has worked with sustainable building technologies for over a decade. This expertise, combined with his education and experience in architecture and fine arts, affords Ron a unique perspective on how to utilize green technologies to maximize both their economic and holistic benefits.

Carol Kariatsumari | Office manager

Carol has many years experience in management, human resources and financial oversight. Her organizational skills help the Architek house run smoothly and efficiently. 

Mitchell Dennis | Director - CAD & OperaTions

Mitchell comes to Architek from Sydney Australia. He has a formal education in CAD and sustainable construction and design. Mitchell will be heading up Architek's CAD and design build department.

Jeffrey McClusky |  Managing Director/Business Development

Jeffrey came to the Architek team from the 100 Mile House region of British Columbia where his hard work and determination helped him work up from service to sales management and eventually managing director. He is a quintessential professional with a great work ethic and a passion for detail. Educated at the University of Victoria, he came to Vancouver to support his partner Kate in her career as a teacher.

Mariana Ruggeri | Estimator

Mariana is a Civil Engineer and comes to Architek from Brazil. She is an avid supporter of everything that is sustainable and embraces Architek's passion for a biophilic approach to architecture.

Ryan Vasseur |  manager of Living Architecture Maintenance

Ryan is an avid horticulturalist with considerable international experience in forest and habitat restoration. This is complimented by a background in urban agriculture, organic farming and green roofing.


Adam has been working with Architek for a number of years specializing in green roof, living facade and irrigation system installation. He brings considerable work experience in land restoration and reforestation.

TBD| Digital Marketing/Business Development

At Architek, a Digital Marketing specialist and is responsible for overseeing both the company's online and social media outreach.

Partners & Consultants | Expertise in Every Area

Architek works closely with a number of independant contractors and consultants to help us provide reliable, up-to-date expertise on anything related to sustainable technologies. We continue to expand this team of outside specialists, as well as our team of installation partners.

Product Partners | In-Depth Technical Knowledge

Architek is the exclusive regional representative for the best green products available. These companies, and the people who run them, are leaders in their respective fields. Their deep knowledge of green products, and the environments they're used in, is invaluable when we consult on complex or cutting-edge projects, like the award winning Van Dusen Visitor's Center.

Kevin Dalman - Graham Livingstone | IT support + Website Design

Kevin and Graham have decades of IT and web design expertise which teamed up and collaborated on Architek's new website. Both continue to provide IT, art direction and graphic design support for all of Architek's outbound communique.

Come to Where the Grass is Greener

Architek is looking for people with expertise specific to green building technologies. If you have such experience, and would like to be part of the #1 living architecture company on the Pacific coast, contact us: