Co-founder of Frazier Associates, Bill’s area of specialty is in urban planning with an emphasis on design guidelines and corridor studies throughout the southeastern United States. Bill is a frequent speaker at local and regional conferences on community planning; his projects have been recognized for excellence with awards at the national and state level. Bill is also an architectural historian, and has spent more than 30 years integrating his community revitalization expertise with his background in historic preservation. After graduating from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Bill went on to get a Masters of Planning and a Masters of Architectural History. Bill was recently inducted into the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Certified Planners, and was commended for his contributions to Virginia by a joint resolution of the Commonwealth of Virginia General Assembly in 2016.
Kathleen O. Frazier, AIA
Kathy is co-founder of the firm and is the Principal-in-Charge of architectural projects and wayfinding projects. She has extensive experience in historic preservation, community redevelopment, and downtown revitalization projects. She currently oversees the design services for the Virginia Main Street Program, an affiliate of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s National Main Street Center. Kathy’s projects have won numerous design awards, including a national Palladio Award as well as ones from t he American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Preservation Alliance of Virginia (PAV), and the Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities (APVA). Her work has been featured in a broad range of magazines including Virginia Living, Traditional Building, Urban Land, and Southern Living. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia’s architecture program.
Thomas C. Clayton, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD&C
Senior Associate Architect
A senior project manager with more than 30 years experience, Tom offers strong project management skills particularly in the area of complex, fast track, or multi-phased projects. Tom is one of three Frazier Associates architects who have earned LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accreditation as administered by the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED Accredited Professionals have demonstrated a thorough understanding of green building practices and principles and the LEED Rating System. Tom specializes in both new construction and historic rehabilitation projects with an emphasis in the public/institutional and commercial projects sectors. Tom graduated with a Bachelors of Architecture degree from Virginia Tech and has been with Frazier Associates since 2003.
Carter B. Green, AIA, LEED AP BD&C
Senior Associate Architect
As one of Frazier Associates’ senior project managers, Carter’s area of focus is historic architecture, rehabilitation tax credit projects, and adaptive re-use projects. Carter is one of the first architects at the firm to earn LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accreditation as administered by the U.S. Green Building Council. Carter has a strong working relationship with regional and local building officials, contractors, and representatives of the Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Joining Frazier Associates in 1995, Carter holds a Master of Architecture degree from Virginia Tech and an undergraduate degree from Rhodes College.
Annie Mathot, AIA, LEED AP BD&C
Annie’s experience includes design and management on a wide range of projects including downtown and neighborhood revitalization plans, design guidelines, neighborhood stylebooks, corridor plans, historic rural village initiatives plans, pattern books. Annie has earned LEED accreditation as well as EarthCraft Developer certification. Her thorough knowledge of traditional architectural design elements and historic residential styles is also applied to residential architecture projects, where she specializes in rehabilitations and contextual additions to historic residential-scaled buildings as well as new home design. She is skilled at both hand rendering and computer illustrations. Annie graduated from the University of Miami School of Architecture with a bachelors in architecture. She joined Frazier Associates in 2005.
Susan works on all aspects of architectural projects, including design, project management, and production of construction documents. Although cross-trained in a variety of project types, she specializes in historic architecture and facade improvement as it relates to revitalization of historic and downtown commercial districts. Susan utilizes SketchUp software to create 3-D models, which enhance rehabilitation and revitalization projects and are also used in reports, wayfinding and design guidelines illustrations. She serves as Frazier Associates’ design specialist with the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Virginia Main Street Program. Susan holds an undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University, and a Master of Architecture from Virginia Tech. She has been with Frazier Associates since 1999.
Victoria is a recent graduate from the University of Mary Washington with a Bachelor of Arts in Historic Preservation and a Master of Historic Preservation from the University of Georgia. Her primary responsibilities are historic research and writing, including National Register nominations, design guidelines, rehabilitation tax credit assistance, and historic structure reports. In addition she conducts preliminary research for many of the historic architecture projects the firm undertakes. In addition to her research work, Victoria is skilled in the use of AutoCAD, SketchUp, SPSS, PastPerfect, TachyCAD, Photoshop and InDesign. The newest member of our team, Victoria joined Frazier Associates in 2014.
Sandy Hanger, SEGD
Wayfinding Project Manager/Graphic Designer
A member of the Society for Environmental Graphic Design, Sandy specializes in the design and installation of community wayfinding programs. She has designed over twenty-five regional and community specific sign systems, as well as numerous systems for parks, museums and institutions. Sandy is also the head graphic designer for all Frazier Associates’ publications, illustrations, photo simulations, presentation graphics and maps. Sandy has a Bachelor’s of Science degree with a concentration in Graphic Design from James Madison University and has been with the firm since 1999.
Madeline brings sixteen years of design experience to our team. She has worked on a wide range of projects, including community wayfinding, environmental graphics, and digital and print projects. Her expertise includes generating photosimulations, details, materials, colors, typography, and specifications. She is skilled in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and a host of other graphic applications. Prior to joining Frazier Associates, Madeline worked as a graphic designer in Virginia and New Hampshire.
Deneen D. Brannock
Designer and Director of Marketing
With more than 25 years in the design and preservation field, Deneen offers a wide range of services for both residential and commercial clients. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design from James Madison University and is a graduate of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s “Preservation Leadership Training Program.” Deneen honed her preservation skills as a facade improvement program coordinator for Historic Staunton Foundation and subsequently as its Executive Director. She assists clients with historic rehabilitation tax credit applications, paint colors, and interior finishes. In addition to design work, Deneen handles marketing and business development for the firm. She has been with Frazier Associates since 2006.
Office Manager and Marketing Assistant
Paige Bahr joined Frazier Associates in 2012 as Office Manager and Marketing Assistant. Paige is a graduate of James Madison University, where she majored in Media Arts and Design. She is skilled in design programs Photoshop, InDesign, and Dreamweaver. In addition to her responsibilities in running the office, Paige works with the Marketing Director to develop proposals and marketing materials, and assists in formatting and editing project reports and updating the firm’s website.
Jean Ann Clemmer
In addition to her duties as receptionist, Jean Anne performs a wide range of administrative support functions which enable the office to run smoothly and efficiently. She assists the Office Manager and Marketing Director with business development proposals, marketing materials, and database management. She graduated with an Associate degree from Ferrum College. Jean Ann has been with the firm since 2004.