Craig Rafferty, FAIA – Principal

Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Master of Architecture
University of Minnesota – Bachelor of Architecture
University of Minnesota – Bachelor of Arts

Craig has been an active member of numerous professional and civic organizations over a career distinguished by an impressive list of design awards.  He was recently honored by AIA MN with its prestigious Gold Medal.  This high award is given to a Minnesota Architect for his contibution to design and the profession.  He is a licensed Architect in 5 states, a Certified Interior Designer in the State of Minnesota and is registered with National Council Architecture Registration Board. Craig is also a member of the American Institute of Architects, AIA – Minnesota, and former President of IFRAA. He is a traveling Rotch Scholar, and was elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects in 1992. Craig’s expertise is often sought by Minnesota State Colleges and University System and the University of Minnesota as a result of the success of many masterplanning, predesign, and design and construction projects within these higher education systems on multiple campuses. He has forged and maintained lasting relationships with consultants and clients during over 42 years of experience within the Minnesota design community.