History of WDM Architects

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WDM celebrates 35 events over 35 years

Sunday, marked our 35th year as a practice. Where has the time gone? When Dan Wilson and Wes Darnell began the practice on November 1, 1980, they wanted to work shoulder-to-shoulder with clients and have long-standing business relationships. That core belief is at the heart of our practice even ... READ MORE

Our founder, Wes Darnell, announces his retirement

We are announcing today that one of our founders, Wes Darnell, AIA, will be retiring from the practice. His last day will be July 31. Darnell’s decision will bring to a close a remarkable 45-year architectural career, the last 35 with the firm he co-founded in 1980. Said our President Matt ... READ MORE

Exciting Changes For WDM Architects In 2015

Author and leadership guru John Maxwell says you need to “look back to plan forward.” At WDM, we are doing just that. And, being just six weeks into a new year, we have a big announcement to make. Founders Wes Darnell and Dan Wilson, along with principals Les Mock and John Brewer have ... READ MORE

The History of WDM Architects

We started our practice 35 years ago with a goal to do more in the way of personal service and collaboration with local design clients. Now, our reach has expanded beyond the region to tackle larger issues that affect society as a whole: stewardship of the environment, conservation of wildlife, ... READ MORE