Michelle Rutkowski
Commercial Architect and Owner
Carefree, Arizona, United States of America (USA)
English
Fields of Expertise
Architecture
Interior Architecture and Design
Facade Engineering
Sustainable Design
Architectural Visualization
Codes & Standards
International Building Codes
Self certified in several jurisdictions
ADAAG
Software Knowledge
Revit
Sketchup
Lumion
AutoCAD
CAREER SUMMARY
MOR Studio provides commercial architecture and interior design services throughout the Phoenix metro area and beyond. Our design studio offers large-scale project expertise in a small-firm package. Exceptional service is always a priority, and exquisite design sets our standard for success.
WORK EXPERIENCE
Owner
2016 -
MOR Studio
Phoenix Metro, United States of America (USA)
Owner, architect specializing in ground-up commercial projects and tenant improvements. Design focused. I provide interior design service and finish selections. Three dimensional renderings and animations to achieve design consensus. Listener and Self-certified building in City of Phoenix, Mesa and Surprise.

As a skilled commercial architect and interior designer, MOR Studio specializes in the creation and development of new commercial buildings. We provide modern architectural designs for multi-use structures, religious buildings, educational centers, childcare facilities, restaurants, office spaces, storage facilities throughout Greater Phoenix. A combination of technical expertise, attention to detail, and years of experience implementing site plans, zoning analysis, and feasibility studies constitute the foundation for our architectural and interior design services.
Associate, Studio Design Leader
2003 - 2016
DFDG Architecture
Phoenix, United States of America (USA)
Facilitate Successful Projects
Promote Great Design
Conserve Resources
Analyze Code
Visualize Design Concepts by Hand and Computer
Achieve Consensus
Manage Teams
Drive - and Document - Decisions
Dissect the Details with the Big Picture in Mind
Foster Meaningful Client and Partner Relationships
Architectural Intern
2001 - 2003
Barduson Architecture
Tempe, United States of America (USA)
Working on a variety of religious and commercial architecture projects under talented mentors.
EDUCATION
BA Architecture
2005
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ, United States of America (USA)
CERTIFICATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
State Board of Technical Registration- Licensed Architect
2008
State Board of Technical Registration- Licensed Firm
2018
Self Certfied Professional- City of Phoenix - Building and Parking Lot Plans
2019
LEED Accredited Professional
2010
PORTFOLIO | GALLERY
SAMPLES OF WORK
FIELDS OF EXPERTISE
Architecture
Interior Architecture and Design
Facade Engineering
Sustainable Design
Architectural Visualization
 
Area of focus
Commercial
Public
Specializations
Offices
Restaurants
Education
Hospitality
Recreation
Retail
Entertainment
Religious
Sports
Services
Design Review
Schematic Design
Detailed Design
Specifications
Report Writing
Skills
BIM Modelling
Renovation & Rehabilitation
Sustainable Design
Software
Google Sketchup
Adobe Photoshop
AutoCAD
Revit
 
Area of focus
Corporate And Office Spaces
Renovation & Rehabilitation
Lighting
Hospitality Spaces
Public Spaces
Retail Spaces
Services
Detailed Design
Selection And Purchasing
Consultation
Report Writing
Design Review
Schematic Design
Software
Adobe Photoshop
Google Sketchup
Revit
AutoCAD
 
Area of focus
Materials
Services
Design Review
Schematic Design
Specifications
Skills
BIM Modelling
Sustainable Design
 
Area of focus
Green Building Design
Energy Efficiency
Specializations
Architectural Design
Services
Day Lighting Study
Design Review
Specifications
 
Area of focus
3D Modeling
Rendering
Sketching
Software
Google Sketchup
Adobe Photoshop
Revit