As a native of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Adam received both his Bachelors Degree in Environmental Design and his Master of Architecture from the School of Design at NC State University. He is a licensed architect and the recipient of the inaugural “Peoples Choice Award” for the George Matsumoto Prize, which honors excellence in North Carolina modern residential design. He lived with his wife Anna, and two children, Leah and Conrad, in a passive solar home that he designed and built. Adam’s projects have been featured in magazines and publications, and they have received multiple architecture and design awards. He has served on design review juries at NC State, Virginia Tech, and Appalachian State. In addition to his life as an architect, he holds a United States Patent for a product which he invented and designed. When Adam is not in the studio pursuing his passion, you can most likely find him with his family, on a ski slope, or taking architectural photography.