Each project that mode associates takes on requires a specially assembled team of professionals with experience in planning, education and construction. Our architects and planners collaborate with technical experts in energy optimization, constructability, financial feasibility, engineered systems and more to successfully support our clients. Our client is at the team’s axis and remains the focus through to the project’s fruition.

Stacey White, AIA
principal | owner

Stacey White, an architect and LEED AP BD+C, is Principal and owner of mode ASSOCIATES. Her architectural specialty is in the design and implementation of high performance educational environments. Her enthusiasm for changing the world through thoughtful design, careful policy development and sound fiscal methods can be contagious. As a frequent presenter and architectural faculty, she uses humor to convey technical information in everyday terminology and laughter to inspire change.

Megan Lizarraga
Green Associate
design associate

Design associate, Megan Lizarraga, collaborates with clients and teammates to find creative visual and spatial solutions to complex problems. She is passionate about creating projects that are beautiful, inspiring, and healthy. She has a love of travel, adventure, and design and is always looking for the next challenge. Megan is a peer mentor to other up-and-coming designers in the profession, regularly teaching classes on the next generation of tools that support better building and better communication.