Chris Raffaelli has been in the field of architecture for 27 years. He is a founding member of Studio Architecture. Previous to Studio, Mr. Raffaelli was the Director of Architecture and Design at another firm in White Plains, NY, where he was the prime contact for most of the client base, globally responsible for the firm’s operation, staff, financial planning, marketing, management, and quality assurance. Mr. Raffaelli also acted as project manager of the firm’s largest projects. His experience includes shopping center renovations and alterations, medical and hospital facilities, national retail rollout and prototyping, national food service rollout and prototyping, process development, construction administration, residential, mixed use, facilities planning, accessibilities, and forensic studies, commercial and religious buildings. Mr. Raffaelli graduated cum laude in 1993 from New York Institute of Technology with a Bachelor in Architecture and from the New York State at Delhi in 1988 with an Associates in Architectural Technology.