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Our Story

New Jersey Architecture Firm est. 2011

At GRA design studio, we work closely with our clients to understand their unique needs and goals. We take a collaborative approach to design, involving our clients in the creative process to ensure that their vision is realized. Our design process is iterative, and we always strive to refine and improve our work until it meets our clients' expectations.

Our team is composed of experienced architectural designers with diverse backgrounds and skill sets. We are constantly learning and staying up-to-date with the latest design trends and technologies to ensure that our designs are innovative and cutting-edge. We also value sustainability and ethics in design, and we strive to create designs that are environmentally responsible and socially conscious.

Meet The Team

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Gregory Ralph

Founder & Principal

Certificate: R.A., Drone License, AIA, NCARB


Fun Fact About Yourself: I am a hiker and amateur photographer

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John Buchholz

Principal Architect

Certificate: Licensed Architect in several states, AIA, Leed AP, NCARB, Certified interior designer

Fun Fact About Yourself: Everything I design I can build, from footings to roofing.

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Nikhil Korde

Studio Director

Certificate: Registered Architect

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Danielle St Laurent

Team Lead: Client Relations & Development Manager

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Roxanna Ziolkowski

Team Leads: Project Architect

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Fun Fact About Yourself: I am a weekend crafter.

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Matthew Holz

Team Leads: Project Architect

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Fun Fact About Yourself: I have an entry in IMDB.

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Corey Buchholz

Team Leads: Project Architect

Certificate: LEED AP; NCARB; Registered Architect

Fun Fact About Yourself: My wife and I are wedding and event photographers.

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Irene Farag

Team Leads: Project Architect

Certificate: Registered Architect NJ. LEED AP

Fun Fact About Yourself: Enjoy meeting new people.

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Erica Martins

Architectural Designer

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Fun Fact About Yourself: I love interior design/ decoration.

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Priyal Deshpande

Architectural Designer

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Fun Fact About Yourself: I speak five languages and practice mindfulness.

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Joseph Cavanaugh

Architectural Designer

Certificate: Certificate in Landscape Design

Fun Fact About Yourself: I am a Harry Potter enthusiast.

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Michael Nenna

Permitting

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Fun Fact About Yourself: I love Magic the Gathering.

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Maggi Filoramo

Architectural Designer

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Kai Peters

Permitting

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Fun Fact About Yourself: I like gardening!

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Sarah Petrone

Accounting & Human Resources

Certificate: MBA

Fun Fact About Yourself: I can juggle with three balls.

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Tiffany Chin

Marketing Associate

Certificate: N/A

Fun Fact About Yourself: I was a breakdancer!

Our Clients

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and more...

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