ABOUT OUR FIRM

 

LAGRASSE YANOWITZ & FEYL is a collaborative team dedicated to bringing your architectural vision to life. We provide professional services in the disciplines of architecture, engineering, land planning and project management to the greater Boston, Massachusetts area and beyond.

 

Formerly J.D. LaGrasse and Associates, Founded in 1982, the firm’s professional practice has established an extensive portfolio and experience in a diverse range of building and development sectors. Our firm has been recognized for our expertise in residential, religious, commercial and industrial design projects, ranging from multi-family neighborhoods, office complexes, and retail establishments to shopping centers, hospitality and entertainment facilities.

 

Key to the firm's success is active communication with our clients to help them realize innovative design solutions while understanding client budgets, objectives, and schedules. We pride ourselves on our dedication to core values of continued evolution and creativity, learning, and adaptability, as part of a dynamic profession in the 21st century.

 

Located north of Boston in Andover Massachusetts, at One Elm Square, some of our current projects of note include the APEX Entertainment Center in Marlborough, MA, the by Chloe Restaurants in Boston, New York and Providence, and the Hatters Point Condominium Project in Amesbury, MA.

MEET THE TEAM

Joseph D LaGrasse, AIA
Joseph D LaGrasse, AIA

Emeritus Principal Joseph LaGrasse, AIA, has over 35 years experience working in New England on all phases of Architectural Design, Land Planning and Building Development. For fifteen years prior to forming his own corporation, Mr. LaGrasse was the Principal Architect at the firm of Frank C. Gelinas & Associates, a 25 person Architectural and Engineering firm located in North Andover, MA and Project Architect for Architects Design Group, Inc., Cambridge, MA.

Ken Feyl, AIA, NCARB
Ken Feyl, AIA, NCARB

Principal Ken has over 25 years of commercial architectural experience and has been licensed and worked on projects ranging geographically from NH to LA. Two of those projects include two LEED certified buildings, one project being LEED Gold. In 2009, Ken was individually awarded the Gilbane Construction Company’s Excellence Award for demonstrating the core values of: Integrity, Tough-mindedness, Teamwork, Dedication to Excellence, Loyalty and Discipline.

Mark Yanowitz, LEED AP, UCSL
Mark Yanowitz, LEED AP, UCSL

Principal Mark has over 30 years of experience in architectural design and construction management for residential, small commercial, and mixed use projects specializing in high performance, energy efficiency, and low impact (green) building solutions.

Carolyn Claman
Carolyn Claman

Office Manager

Tom Galvin, AIA
Tom Galvin, AIA

Senior Architect Tom has over 20 years experience working on all phases of architectural design for both private and public client projects. Tom has been with the firm for more than 13 years and is a graduate of Wentworth Institute and a member of the American Institute of Architects. Tom’s domain expertise includes all aspects of architectural design, construction documents, project management, and a high proficiency with International and MA Building Codes and municipal projects.

Julianna Hoch, RA
Julianna Hoch, RA

Senior Architect In Memoriam (1961-2021) PLEASE CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO VISIT JULIANNA'S MEMORIAL PAGE

Phil Tarabelsi, AIA, NCARB
Phil Tarabelsi, AIA, NCARB

Architect Phil Tarabelsi has worked on all aspects of architectural design, construction documentation and administration. Phil graduated with his Masters of Science In Architecture from Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston, MA.

Sean Carey
Sean Carey

Project Coordinator, Designer Sean Carey has worked on all aspects of architectural design, construction documentation and administration. Sean graduated with his Professional Bachelors of Architecture from The Boston Architectural College in Boston, MA.

Kylie DiLiberto
Kylie DiLiberto

Architect Kylie DiLiberto has worked on all aspects of architectural design, construction documentation and administration. Kylie graduated with her Masters of Science In Architecture from UMass Amherst, in Amherst. MA.

Francis Wood
Francis Wood

Project Coordinator, Designer

Daniella Acevedo
Daniella Acevedo

Designer

Samantha Veldhuis
Samantha Veldhuis

Designer Samantha graduated in 2017 with a BFA in Architecture from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, MA. She has experience in all phases of architectural design, from schematic through construction, but specifically enjoys working on environmentally conscious residential projects that benefit family living and promote green building.