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
Travis Brammer, Managing Partner

Travis Brammer is a managing partner with Evolution Architecture and a principal consultant in the firm. He has over 17 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.
Kris Eggert
Kris Eggert, Managing Partner

Kris Eggert has worked in the construction industry for over 19 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
Ralph Allen, Partner, 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
Jackie Roethel, Associate Partner, Director of Marketing

Jackie has been in the corporate marketing industry since 2010, with the last 4 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
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
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
Brandon Gifford, Associate Partner, Sr. Field Technician

Brandon has worked in the construction industry for more than 14 years and an Associate Partner with Evolution Architecture. His experience includes hands on trades work, leak diagnosis, material testing, building envelope inspection, and high-rise building inspections. Brandon has been trained and SPRAT certified, for bosun chair investigations, having done over 100 projects in the state of Washington.
Mark Cress
Mark Cress, Associate Partner, Project Manager

Mark Cress has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. He worked for a general contractor for over 10 years prior to starting his own specialty contracting business. Mark has continued to work as a senior level consultant for the past 16 years and has performed analysis on hundreds of projects across the US and Canada. He has been retained as an expert in many cases including manufacturing cases, construction defect, insurance liability, contractor and subcontractor defense, and project neutral cases.
Skott Young
Skott Young, Project Manager

With over 15 years of experience in the construction industry and an extensive commercial project portfolio, Skott joins us with a wealth of knowledge. Skott is well versed in large capital project planning and oversight, as well as experience managing large complex multi-family restoration work. As a Project Manager, Skott fosters an environment of teamwork, and ensures communication and strategy with his team and clients to enhance Evolution Architecture’s "Absolute Integrity" philosophy.
James Ramil
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
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
Jesse Roark, Associate Partner, Field Technician

Jesse Roark is a field technician for evolution Architecture. He spent 12 years working with the cities, counties and Washington in construction, maintenance, and road infrastructure management (regulations, code, city council).