Portrait of a GFFer: Kelsey Vusich

Growing up in Salt Lake City, Utah, Kelsey has always been very active hiking, skiing and snowboarding – it’s hard to find those activities here in Texas! She attended Kansas State University where she graduated with her Masters of Architecture degree in 2013. Kelsey feels blessed to be given the opportunity …

Jeff Good to Retire After 33 Years at GFF

After joining GFF in 1983, Jeff is putting his sign pen down to retire from his 33 year career, and picking his paint brush up. He and his wife, Susan, are packing up and heading to Vashon, Washington, where Jeff will be able to spend more time focusing on his …

Portrait of a GFFer: Jay Dreiling

Meet Jay Dreiling. Jay is a Hays, Kansas native who went on to receive his Master’s in Architecture from Kansas State University. When he is not in the GFF office, Jay dedicates much of his time to The Real Estate Council and is the 2017 Young Guns Chair. Read below …

Aura on McKinney

Aura on McKinney is a luxury rental residential development on the 1.74 acre former Hope Cottage property in the Knox Park neighborhood on the north side of Fitzhugh Avenue. Utilizing 5-story wood frame construction over a 2 ½ level concrete garage structure achieved a modest density for a podium style …

GFF Landscape Collaborates on Dallas Zoo Elephant Sculpture

Peter Busby, a well-known sculptor from Connecticut, designed two life-sized elephants sculptures that have been put on display alongside the well-known giraffe sculpture at the Dallas Zoo. The GFF Landscape team designed the surrounding .45 acres site and also assisted the Dallas Zoo with the overall project coordination. This project was …

Headquarters Office Building

This company selected a half acre site adjacent to the Katy Trail near Highland Park to build a 15,000 SF headquarters office. GFF was charged with creating a design that would serve multiple generations, with humility and good stewardship. The resulting building is three stories with a limestone base which …

Portrait of a GFFer: Brittney Cook

Meet Brittney Cook. Brittney was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma and moved to Norman to attend The University of Oklahoma. There she received her Bachelor’s in Architecture with distinction in 2013. She has two minors in Construction Science and Environmental Studies. Brittney is an only child, but has been fortunate to have gained …

The Hockaday School Family Center for the Arts

“This wonderful Center is not only a culmination of a century of the arts at Hockaday, but also a pathway into the future of the arts in the 21st Century.” – Liza Lee Eugene McDermott Headmistress In early October, The Hockaday School celebrated the recent completion of the comprehensive reconstruction …

Portrait of a GFFer: Jason Bennett

Meet Jason Bennett. Born in Syracuse, New York and raised in Tampa Florida from the age of three, Jason only wanted to be three things when he was growing up: first, an Animator, second, an Archaeologist, finally, an Architect. After graduating from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor Degree in Environmental Design, Jason …

Portrait of a GFFer: English Minter

Meet English Minter; A Dallas native and country girl through and through. After graduating from Abilene Christian University with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design and minor in art, English joined the GFF team in 2014. She is now a Design Coordinator in the Interiors Studio. See below for more …

Portrait of a GFFer: Jonathan Creel

Meet Jonathan Creel. Jonathan hails from Odessa, Texas and went to Texas Tech University where he received his architecture credentials.  After completing college, he and his now wife made the trek to the big D to try and place a stake at success.  Well, here they are. Read below for …

Portrait of a GFFer: Idaliza Camacho

Meet Idaliza Camacho. She relocated to Dallas from Puerto Rico to work at GFF as a Senior Project Coordinator and member of Sower Studio. She completed a Bachelor’s of Environmental Design and a Master of Architecture Degree, both at the University of Puerto Rico. See below for more about Idaliza! I was born …