? Jauregui's Team of Residential Design/Build Professionals

Our Team

Professionals You Can Trust

We have assembled the best and brightest professionals in the industry. Our team of Architects, Interior Designers, Builders, Estimators, Project Managers, Real Estate Specialists and Support Staff bring unparalleled experience and creative process to Jauregui's distinctive residential design/build.

  • Luis Jauregui, AIA

    President

    Luis Jauregui

    PrincipalsPresident / Lead Architect & Builder

    Luis Jauregui, A.I.A., is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Masters Degree in Architecture and an undergraduate degree in Environmental Design. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects and the Austin Chapter AIA.

    Mr. Jauregui has provided exceptional leadership in the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin (HBA), serving as President in 1999 and as director for many consecutive years. He is also a member of the Greater Houston Builders Association. Luis is a member of The Custom Builder Council (HBA) which he helped to establish, and has served as its president. He has been appointed as a state and national director of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and was elected to NAHB's elite Builder 20, a nationally selected group of million dollar home builders.

    Other past and present affiliations include the Austin Community College Foundation Board; Long Range Planning Committee of Eanes ISD; The Austin International Group, President; Mexic-Arte Museum Board; Caritas Clinic Board; and appointee to the Economic Development Commission to the City of Austin.

  • Susan Jauregui

    Susan Jauregui

    VP Sales & Marketing

    Susan Jauregui

    PrincipalsVP Sales & Marketing / Broker

    Susan Jauregui is a respected Realtor/broker, G.R.I., dedicated professionally to assisting Jauregui clients in their new home needs. A graduate of Texas A&M with a Bachelor of Journalism, Susan's primary responsibilities are areas of Marketing, New Business and Brokerage. She is the initial contact for new clients and remains involved throughout the design/build process. Susan brings a Realtor's expertise to the sales and negotiations of our speculative homes, and is a strong advocate to our Realtor associates.

    Susan is an active member in the Austin, Houston and San Antonio Boards of Realtors. Professional designations include the Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) and Council of Residential Specialists (CRS) candidate. Susan also serves on the board of Travis County Municipal Utility District #14.

  • Jim Gandy, AIA

    Senior Architect

    Jim Gandy

    ArchitectureSenior Architect

    A ten year plus veteran at Jauregui, Jim Gandy, A.I.A., is a registered architect and lead project designer. As department head, Jim directs the architects and projects from preliminary design thru completed construction drawings.

    Jim received his bachelor of architecture from the University of Minnesota in 1976. He brings invaluable experience of over 25 years in residential design to Jauregui.

  • Maria Abarca, AIA

    Architect, LEED AP

    Maria Abarca

    ArchitectureArchitect

    With over ten years at Jauregui, Maria brings a critical eye as an architect to project drawings and specifications. Her broad experience includes interfacing with project engineers and design review boards. Maria is a registered architect who is LEED AP certified. She holds both a Bachelor of Architecture and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Texas Tech University.

  • Sharon George

    Sharon George

    Senior Architect

    Sharon George

    ArchitectureSenior Architect

    Sharon George brings over 9 years experience in high end residential design with an emphasis on energy efficient design. A licensed architect, Sharon obtained her Masters of Science in Architectural Studies – Sustainable Architecture from U.T. She is also well versed in local codes and ordinances and project management in general.

  • Paul Schuyler

    Paul Schuyler

    Senior Architect

    Paul Schuyler

    ArchitectureSenior Architect

    Paul Schuyler, AIA, earned a Bachelor of Architecture from California Polytechnic State University and is a LEED Accredited Professional. Registered in the State of Texas and the Republic of Costa Rica, Paul brings decades of residential design experience.

  • Robert Ward

    Robert Ward

    Architect

    Rob Ward

    ArchitectureArchitect

    As Architect, Rob Ward contributes to the development of extensive construction documents including drawings and specifications to insure that the architect's design is properly documented. Rob received his Master of Architecture from the University of Texas with a specialization in Historic Preservation. Rob additionally holds a Bachelor of Music from SMU.

  • Stephen Grant

    Stephen Grant

    Architect

    Stephen Grant

    ArchitectureArchitect

    Stephen Grant earned a Professional Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Texas at Austin. Stephen is a valued member of our architectural staff as a Revit specialist and BIM manager. Additionally a render artist, Stephen excels at quality graphics and renderings which further enhance our clients' experience with architectural design.

  • Ben Cross

    Ben Cross

    Architect

    Ben Cross

    ArchitectureArchitect

    Ben earned a Master of Architecture from the University of Kansas School of Architecture, Design & Planning. Ben has extensive architectural experience and strong skills in Revit, AutoCAD and many other relevant assets of value to our architectural team.

  • Martin Hernando-Agraz

    Martin Hernando-Agraz

    Landscape Architect

    Martin Hernando-Agraz

    ArchitectureLandscape Architect

    Martin earned a Bachelors Degree in Architecture from La Salle University in Cuernavaca, Mexico as well in Graphic Representation and Photography. Martin has applied his creative passion to the area of landscape architecture, and has worked with other notable architect firms and construction companies in the design and implementation of commercial and residential landscape projects.

  • Crystal Montelongo

    ArchitectureDesigner

    Crystal Montelongo graduated magna cum laude from Texas State University with a Bachelor degree in Interior Design. Crystal brings a high level of proficiency in AutoCad and Revit with strong experience in the production of interior design details. She is fearless when it comes to IT challenges.

  • Hannah Curry

    Hannah Curry

    Designer

    Hannah Curry

    InteriorsInteriors Intern

    Hannah Curry graduated from Texas State University with a degree in Interior Design. Hannah is proficient in 3D Revit and works with both the architectural and interiors departments to produce detailed drawings.

  • Susie Jauregui

    Susie Jauregui

    Design Manager

    Susie Jauregui

    InteriorsDesign Manager

    Susie Jauregui is an Interior Designer for the Furnishings Department at Jauregui. A graduate of Parsons Design School in New York with additional studies at Parsons Paris, Susie earned a Bachelor of Science in Design Management. Susie is pursuing an MBA at St. Edward's University, Austin, with a focus in Operations Management.

  • Amanda Edwards

    Amanda Edwards

    Design Manager

    Amanda Edwards

    InteriorsDesign Manager

    Amanda Edwards earned her Bachelors of Interior Design at Texas Tech University and brings years of residential design experience working with new construction selections, finishes and budgets. Additionally Amanda is a registered interior designer and member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) since 2008.

  • Katie Poulos

    Katie Poulos

    Designer

    Katie Poulos

    InteriorsDesigner

    Katie Poulos holds a BA in Graphic Design from St. Edward's University and is completing a second degree in Interior Design from Texas State University. She is an active member of the American Society of Interior Designers, the International Interior Design Association and the United States Green Building Council.

  • Carly Crawford

    Designer

    Carly Crawford

    InteriorsDesigner

    Carly Crawford earned a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from Texas State University and is a registered interior designer. With experience in project management, Carly is adept at balancing the logistics of design implementation with construction methodologies.

  • Heather Puckett

    Heather Puckett

    Interiors Coordinator

    Heather Puckett

    InteriorsInteriors Coordinator

    Heather Puckett studied Arts and Design at the University of North Texas. As Interiors Coordinator, Heather works with the interior designers to process all purchase orders in the procurement of client furnishings. In addition to purchasing, Heather coordinates all shipping, storage and delivery to optimize a smooth installation process for the designers.

  • Lorna Gardner

    Estimator

    Lorna Gardner

    ConstructionEstimator

    Lorna Gardner brings over ten years seniority as Construction Estimator for Jauregui. Lorna's main priority is evaluating cost of materials and labor for each job and procuring work contracts for construction. Additionally, Lorna oversees current and historical cost reporting systems and provides overall management to the construction department. With more than 20 years in the construction industry, Lorna is knowledgeable in all aspects of project management and administration.

  • Dwayne Pippin

    Dwayne Pippin

    Project Builder

    Dwayne Pippin

    ConstructionProject Builder

    Dwayne Pippin studied engineering at Texas Tech University and brings extensive construction experience and knowledge to his position as Project Builder. Located in The Woodlands, Dwayne is a seasoned construction veteran whose commitment to his projects makes him a valuable member of the construction team.

  • Joe Camp

    Project Builder

    Joe Camp

    ConstructionProject Builder

    Joe brings over 20 years of residential construction experience to Jauregui. A graduate of UT in Business Administration, Joe comes back to his Texas roots via extensive years in the Florida market.

  • Ray Sasser

    Ray Sasser

    Project Builder

    Ray Sasser

    ConstructionProject Builder

    Ray Sasser initially began his career as a design draftsman but found his passion working in design build. As a seasoned Project Builder, Ray is committed to his team, his trades and to his homeowners. Ray goes the extra mile to insure that his projects are built to high standards.

  • Denise Muniz

    Denise Muniz

    Project Builder

    Denise Muniz

    ConstructionProject Builder

    Denise Muniz brings 10 years of strong construction experience in the field as well as in project management. Having studied both construction management and drafting, Denise is particularly prepared for any role that comes her way. She is a welcome addition to Jauregui

  • Rod Jauregui

    Project Builder

    Rod Jauregui

    ConstructionProject Builder

    Rod Jauregui has a B.B.A. in International Business from the University of Texas and brings to the job many years of construction management experience building high end residential homes. Rod is primarily responsible for projects in Austin and the surrounding hill country, though he’s always willing to travel whenever the opportunity arises!

  • Brianna Celedon

    Brianna Celedon

    Project Manager

    Brianna Celedon

    ConstructionProject Manager

    Brianna earned her Bachelor of Science in Interior Design and Master Degree in Architecture from the University of Texas at San Antonio. As Project Manager, Brianna has an excellent skill set and experience working with selections, along with a sincere enthusiasm for Design Build.

  • Samantha Jander

    Samantha Jander

    Project Manager

    Samantha Jander

    ConstructionProject Manager

    Samantha Jander holds a Master of Science degree in Construction Management from the University of Houston and a Bachelor degree in Interior Design from Stephen F. Austin University. Samantha is both LEED certified and a registered Interior Designer with extensive background working with architect and designer firms.

  • Whitney Staton

    Whitney Staton

    Project Manager

    Whitney Staton

    ConstructionProject Manager

    Whitney Staton earned a BA of Fine Arts in Interior Design at The Art Institute of Houston and in Studio Art at Baylor University. Whitney is a very adept Project Manager with extensive previous experience with design-build and interior design firms.

  • Katie Helm

    Katie Helm

    Project Manager

    Katie Helm

    ConstructionProject Manager

    Katie Helm earned a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh and worked with various interior design firms before joining Jauregui. As Project Manager, Katie works with construction drawings and specifications including selections and finishes.

  • Jaime Guiod

    Jaime Guiod

    Construction Admin.

    Jaime Guiod

    ConstructionConstruction Admin.

    Jaime Guiod studied Graphic Design and Business Administration in Boston MA and brings well rounded experience in both administration and management. As Construction Assistant, Jaime works across various departments including purchasing, estimating and project management.

  • Gail O'Kelly

    Gail O'Kelly

    Purchasing Manager

    Gail O'Kelly

    ConstructionPurchasing Manager

    As Purchasing Manager, Gail O'Kelly is responsible for the review and management of all construction invoices, vendor accounts, and equipment logs as well as providing general assistance to the Estimator. Gail attended West Texas State A&M and brings extensive administrative experience in high-end residential construction.

  • Erin Dowell

    Erin Dowell

    Purchasing Coordinator

    Erin Dowell

    ConstructionPurchasing Coordinator

    Erin Dowell brings a well rounded background to Jauregui and her position as Purchasing Coordinator. With a major in Interior Design and minor in Journalism from the University of Nevada, Erin has narrowed her career focus to project management, bringing a strong skill set from her experience in commercial construction.

  • Alex Gonzalez

    Alex Gonzalez

    Purchasing Assistant

    Alex Gonzalez

    ConstructionPurchasing Assistant

    Alex Gonzalez holds a Bachelor degree in Public Administration from Texas State University. Alex brings years of experience in management and administration to his position as Purchasing Assistant. His role is primarily in contract negotiations with trades and suppliers.

  • Mattie Wissing

    Mattie Wissing

    Purchasing Assistant

    Mattie Wissing

    ConstructionPurchasing Assistant

    Mattie Wissing earned a BA in Historic Preservation with a concentration in Construction/Rehabilitation from the College of Charleston. With a background in construction estimating and project management, Mattie provides strong support to the purchasing department.

  • Donna Imber

    Donna Imber

    Accounts Manager

    Donna Imber

    AdministrationAccounts Manager

    Donna Imber earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting at the University of Houston. Donna is a committed professional with 25 years of accounting and office management expertise. As Accounts Manager, Donna's knowledge and abilities are highly regarded.

  • Mackenzie Herring

    Mackenzie Herring

    Marketing Assistant

    Mackenzie Herring

    AdministrationMarketing Assistant

    Mackenzie Herring earned a Bachelor of Journalism at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. As Marketing Assistant, Kenzie works with Susan and Luis in the areas of marketing and general administration. Kenzie is well versed in various software and social media platforms.