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Established in Austin, Texas, in 1989, CasaBella Architects is a Texas-based Historically Underutilized Business comprised of architects, master planners and project managers, who provide public and private-sector clients with a full spectrum of architectural services.  Among mid-sized firms, our project experience is both broad and deep: with a wealth of experience in master planning, large-scale renovations and new design, we strive to provide service without compromise for our clients through a collaborative design process that integrates the expertise and expectations of all stakeholders through each phase of a project. 

 

 
 

JAIME BEAMAN AIA, LEED AP BD+C, PRINCIPAL

Since establishing CasaBella Architects in 1989, Mr. Beaman has led the firm’s success and shaped its reputation for exceptional client service and technical design excellence.  CasaBella Architects has become one of Austin’s foremost mid-sized firms specializing in master planning, new design, building restoration/historic preservation and building assessment.   

Mr. Beaman is licensed in Texas, Louisiana, Arizona and NCARB Certifed.

Education
The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelor of Architecture with Honors
Dartmouth College – Tuck School of Business, Post Graduate Studies

JAIME PALOMO AIA, PRINCIPAL

As Principal and Partner of CasaBella, Mr. Palomo has built a valued reputation among clients and consultants for his ability to interpret programming requirements into building design solutions that fall consistently within the client’s budget constraints.  Mr. Palomo is also well regarded for his understanding of how to work effeciently and effectively with the consulting disciplines on the client’s behalf.

Education
The University of Texas at Austin - Master of Science in Architectural Studies
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Bachelor of Architecture, Magna Cum Laude

 

DAN CAMPOS, PROJECT MANAGER

Mr. Campos leads Project Teams with his in-depth and comprehensive level of technical knowledge in the field of architecture from design and administration through project close out.

Mr. Campos' technical skills include Revit, SketchUp and AutoCAD.

Education
Tecnológico de Monterrey; Queretaro, Mexico - Architecture Degree

 

SARA DUNAWAY, PROJECT MANAGER

As Project Manager, Ms. Dunaway is responsible for managing and leading project teams.  Her background in interior design and previous experience as a design intern and consultant with technical skills in AutoCAD and Revit help ensure project success.

Ms. Dunaway's design skills include selection of finishes and furniture.

Education
Florida State University, College of Visual Arts – Bachelor of Science
Santa Fe Community College – Associates of Arts

 

Sara hazard, PROJECT MANAGER

Mrs. Hazard has over 20 years of architectural experience.  She spent 14 years at architectural firms working on institutional, educational, commercial and corporate interiors.  She also spent 6 years focusing on residential interior projects.  Sara’s technical and organizational skills offer well designed and managed projects from inception to close-out. She believes collaboration with the client, the consultants and team are keys for successful project outcome

Education
University of Houston - Masters of Science in Architecture
Universidad Ricardo Palma - Bachelor of Architecture, Lima Peru

 

STEFAN j. MOLINA, DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

As the Director of Business Development, Mr. Molina sets parameters that judge how efficiently and effectively CasaBella Architects is operating as well as interviewing and promoting the firm’s present and future business ventures.

Mr. Molina also serves as the Project Manager for various assigned projects.  As Project Manager, his role is the planning, staffing, implementation, control and evaluation of those projects.     

Education
University of Notre Dame – Bachelor of Architecture
University of Notre Dame – School of Philosophy, Minor Degree