Our Team

Our team of Boulder Architects specializes in the planning, design & detailing of custom homes, additions & remodels, and a variety of commercial projects. We provide architectural services including architectural design, interior design, master planning, site & landscaping design, and construction administration.

One of the enduring hallmarks of our practice is our commitment to listen, to learn, to become intimate with our clients and their properties, to explore and search for original, creative thought.  We explore many options, in search of the best right answers. 

Dale Smith

Partner, Architect

Company President Dale Smith has 28 years experience providing architectural and design work to a variety of users. His experiences during that time have provided exposure to a wide variety of project and building types. He has been involved with corporate and institutional planning, design and interiors projects, airports, commercial office, retail projects & food service projects.

Elizabeth Smith

Partner, Architect

Elizabeth Smith has over 20 years experience in the architectural profession. She began her career focusing on historical preservation and renovation in the Boulder and Front Range, Colorado areas, completing work on many high profile commercial and educational structures. She participated in writing and developing the design guidelines for Deadwood, South Dakota and Bachelor Gulch, Colorado.

Jamie Michal

Project Architect

Jaime joins Fanas Architecture after working the past several years on the western slope. She received her Bachelor of Environmental Design from the University of Colorado. Jaime brings a range of experience, having worked on both residential and commercial projects throughout Colorado. Her focus on detailing and efficient communication with all Team members ensures every project meets the clients highest expectations. Jaime enjoys playing volleyball and trying new local restaurants and breweries when not in the office.

Kasandra Gaiser

Project Designer

Kasandra is an NKBA certified Kitchen and Bath Designer with a degree in Interior Architecture. Her passion for architecture continues as she is currently working towards her architecture licensure. Kasandra approaches each project with unique and creative ideas and a fresh knowledge of interior finishes. Outside of work she enjoys her busy days with her husband, two boys and two dogs.

Open Positions

Fänas Architecture is not actively looking for staff at this time, but please feel free to submit your resume if you are interested in our firm. You can reach out to us at [email protected].