Mark H. Smith

Mark H. Smith is a fully-credentialed LEED certified architect with over 30 years experience designing contemporary homes and commercial spaces.


A true fan of the Sarasota School made famous by Paul Rudolph and Gene Leedy, Mark's specialty is reminiscent of the modern style often found among Sarasota's beautiful barrier islands.


A native to Siesta Key and member of the Florida chapter of the American Institute of Architects, Mark is known throughout the region for his careful attention to detail and true respect for the environment.


Mark's coastal-inspired renderings capture the essence of contemporary architecture and his full-service approach ensures clients are happy through final project completion.


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Keri Kuhn

Keri Kuhn, Millwork Architect, Bespoke Furniture Design


Keri, a graduate of the Columbus College of Art and Design, is an industrial designer specializing in space planning, millwork architecture and unique heirloom furniture designs.


Her experience includes boat and yacht design, custom motor coach interiors, and residential design in some of the finest homes in the country.


She balances aesthetic sensitivity, exceptional engineering, and a meticulous attention to detail to create the most unique designs to suit a client’s vision.


She is an active volunteer in the community and feels that this is the greatest legacy a designer can leave.



Dan Gerdes

Dan Gerdes, General Contractor CGC# 057735.


Gerdes Construction, Inc. is a family-owned company utilizing the best practices in the building industry and providing exceptional quality, workmanship and personal service to each client which exceed clients' expectations.


Drawing from a broad depth of experience and expertise, Gerdes Construction is adept at handling a full range of building projects including industrial, manufacturing, office, retail, recreational, healthcare, hospitality, multi-family residential and other commercial projects as well as superior custom single family homes mainly in the Florida West Coast regional markets coordinating everything from preconstruction through completion.


Gerdes Construction is also committed to the success and increased adoption of sustainable construction practices (a.k.a., green building) throughout the industry. We are LEED AP certified by the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED promotes a whole building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health; sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection and indoor environmental quality.


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Design Partners

Mark H. Smith
LEED certified architect


Keri Kuhn

Millwork Architect


Dan Gerdes
General Contractor