Aaron Benefiel has over 20 years of architectural experience and started at JRDV Urban International in 2005. He has developed an expertise in design, planning, project management, and sustainability over a broad range of building types including retail, mixed-use, hospitality, and education.
Aaron brings a firm understanding of architectural methods and detailing to the team in addition to his success as a project architect and manager. His responsibilities include solving programmatic challenges, implementing design goals, creating effective budget-driven solutions and coordinating very large architectural and engineering teams often located in different countries and time zones.
He is exceptionally well organized, capable of leading large, diverse, multi-disciplinary teams on tight schedules minimizing unintended surprises and maximizing clients’ objectives. In the spirit of JRDV, he is always highly accessible and able to roll up his sleeves to solve problems quickly, efficiently, collaboratively, and with minimum “drama.”
Master of Architecture, Texas Tech University
Licensed Architect: California, New York and Texas
LEED Accredited Professional
American Institute of Architects