About Us

A Full-Service Architecture and Construction Consulting Firm

Absolute Integrity. Service Over Profit. The foundation of which Evolution Architecture was made, and what makes us a leader in our industry. Our design and consulting services help building owners and managers keep their commercial, healthcare, and multifamily structures safe.

Client relationships are our most important asset and we will work hard with and for you to build a lifelong partnership. With outstanding, specialized technical expertise and superior client relation skills, our professionals develop close working relationships with all project stakeholders. This client-centered, collaborative approach facilitates quick problem solving, cost reductions, and timely project completion.

Our company values: mutual trust, honesty, and accountability, make Evolution Architecture a leader in our industry. Our entrepreneurial and performance driven attitude we embrace makes us the preferred partner on projects of all sizes.

Our client projects range from isolated repairs to complete exterior renovations. We look forward to working with you!

Our Team

TRAVIS BRAMMER MANAGING PARTNER

Travis Brammer is a Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Evolution Architecture. He has over 20 years of experience in building restoration of all types and some experience with new construction. He brings considerable experience in all facets of building envelope restoration including below grade, plazas, decks, curtain walls, window systems, and roofs. With a history and vast knowledge pool of specifying products, Travis's approach to solving complex legacy leaks and curtain wall deficiencies is practical and methodical to coincide with the goals of our clients.

KRIS EGGERT MANAGING PARTNER

Kris Eggert is a Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Evolution Architecture. Kris has worked in the construction industry for over 20 years, with a focus on occupied remediation projects. His professional experience encompasses all facets of the industry from hands-on trade work, estimating and project management, scope preparation, construction management, construction defect analysis, cost reasonableness review, and expert witness testimony.

RALPH ALLEN LICENSED ARCHITECT AIA

Ralph Allen is a partner with Evolution Architecture and the Architect of record for all our work. He has over 35 years of experience in a vast array of project types, sizes, and configuration here and around the world. Ralph’s extensive background in leading complex team to successful outcomes spans all major market sectors including commercial, institutional, hospitality, and residential.

JACKIE ROETHEL ASSOCIATE PARTNER, DIRECTOR OF MARKETING

Jackie has been in the corporate marketing industry since 2010, with the last 7 years in the Commercial Real Estate industry. Her strengths as a marketing professional stem from her ability to build relationships with people. Her focus is on web-based marketing, education, and driving our current markets, while introducing Evolution Architecture to new opportunities and endeavors.

CRAIG KUANONI ASSOCIATE PARTNER, VP OF OPERATIONS

Craig has worked in the construction industry for over 17 years and is an Associate Partner with Evolution Architecture. With a primary focus on existing and occupied structures, Craig’s experience includes project oversight on large building repairs, cladding repairs, high-rise work, leak investigations, maintenance, restoration, and water damage repairs in the commercial, multifamily, and residential markets.

MARIA D'AMBROSIO ASSOCIATE PARTNER, ARCHITECT

Maria D’Ambrosio is an architect with Evolution Architecture and has more than a decade of eclectic experience with local design firms. She has worked on a wide variety of project types that includes public facilities, non-profit, commercial, retail, high-end residential, and multifamily. Maria received her Master of Architecture degree from the University of Washington and became a licensed architect in 2016. She is also a LEED accredited professional.

BRANDON GIFFORD ASSOCIATE PARTNER, CONSULTANT

At Evolution, Brandon leads our onsite field team efforts and is a SPRAT Certified bosun chair operator. His experience includes hands on trades work, leak diagnosis, material testing, building envelope inspections, and high-rise building inspections. With 15 plus years in the construction industry, Brandon's attention to detail and experience are an asset to our industry and clients. With having done over 1000 building drops from bosun chairs and swing stages, his experience at reviewing various types of cladding is un-parallel.

JAMES RAMIL ARCHITECT

James Ramil joined the EvoArch team in 2018 as an Architect. With more than 14 years of experience in designing and managing the construction of a wide range of projects, James brings with him a wide perspective, and vision, on various project types. His experience includes multi-family, retail, education, and the Capitol Building dome renovation in Washington DC. James has extensive experience with historic properties, green design, and communicating with property teams at a local level. His vast experience and passion for what he does makes him a asset to this team, and our PNW market.

SAMETH FRIDGE DESIGN ASSOCIATE

Sameth joined Evolution Architecture in 2019 as a Design Associate. Her background encompasses a decade of project management experience, architectural design work, and drafting. With her history working with building envelopes, construction design and investigations, Sameth’s skill makes her an asset to our project solutions circle. A Seattle native, Sameth received her Associate of Applied Science and Drafting and Design from Highline Community College.

JESSE ROARK ASSOCIATE PARTNER, CONSULTANT

At Evolution, Jesse is responsible for managing onsite field work, water testing, swing stage operations and project reporting for our clients. His knowledge in building components, water testing and reporting are essential to our team and clients. With a decade plus long background working with Washington cities and counties in construction, maintenance, and road infrastructure management, he has a wide array of technical experience, and product knowledge.

John Olensky SR. CONSULTANT

John Olensky is a Sr. Consultant with Evolution Architecture. For multiple years, John has been doing rehabilitation design for existing building enclosures and designing new exterior building enclosures all over the country. John’s approach is technical, yet creative and adaptive which makes the PNW area a thriving place for him to be. His passion for the industry and attention to detail make him an asset to our firm and company culture.

Eric Phillips CONSULTANT

At Evolution, Eric is responsible for covering onsite building inspections for commercial and multifamily properties. His focus is building envelope studies, due diligence inspections, budget creations, and providing day-to-day communication with our team and clients. With over 20 years of experience, Eric comes with a wealth of knowledge in building envelope components, materials, and details.