As the principal, Michael Gardner is responsible for the design and overall project success. His professional background allows studio g ARCHITECTURE to offer their clients full design services from site planning to construction administration. Gardner has been working in the architectural industry for nearly 20 years, his diverse design background and extensive travel has lead to the innovative, sustainable, and unique design solutions.

Prior to starting the award winning studio g ARCHITECTURE, Gardner worked for one of Orange County’s largest residential architecture firms where he directed projects from inception through construction. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Architecture from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He is currently a member of the AIA, U.S. Green Building Council with LEED AP credentials and is NCARB certified.