Clifton Smith

Mr. Smith, certified LEED-AP, has worked in the architectural community for nearly fifteen years; half of those years working directly with Mr. Matalon. Those years of experience have brought him valuable experience and working knowledge in all phases of architectural planning and design, from initial programming through building construction.

This experience includes the master planning and design of both public sector as well as private sector projects. Such projects include commercial projects, mixed use structures, medical facilities, senior housing, recreational facilities and interior improvements, ranging up in excess of $18 million.

He has also worked on numerous interiors projects giving him an insight and awareness to cabinetry design and detailing, materials research and selections, and lighting design.

Honors & Awards
Thunderbird County Club:
National Commercial Builders Council Grand Award of Excellence
Pacific Builders Council Grand Award
Siena, A Summerlin Village:
National Commercial Builders Council Grand Award of Excellence

Professional Organizations
U.S. Green Building (USGBC)

Community Service
Discover Pacific Beach, Design & Improvement Committee

Education
The New School of Architecture/1996
Bachelor of Architecture

Other: When Clif is not at work he is on the Ultimate Frisbee field either playing or coaching the SDSU team. He has been playing  the sport since he was 14 years old and was able to play in the 1994 World competition. Clif enjoys living close to the beach with his wife and two kids and you might just see him riding his bike to and from work.