Matthews | DCCM Welcomes daniel r. pickett, aIA, as Director of Architecture

Matthews | DCCM welcomes Daniel R. Pickett, AIA. Dan will be leading the Architecture division from our Jacksonville office.

Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Dan graduated from Ohio State University with his BS in Architecture, and earned his Masters from Capital University. With over 40 years of experience in the architecture industry, Dan is a highly skilled professional in commercial building design. His expertise spans various markets, including office, sports, aviation, educational, and industrial facilities. 

A commitment to excellence and client satisfaction has earned Dan a reputation as a trusted professional in the industry. His strong programming, planning, and project management abilities enable him to successfully handle projects of all scales, overcoming complexities and constraints. His leadership, operations, business development, and project management skills converge to ensure that designs align with clients’ visions. 

Dan initially lived in Ponte Vedra Beach from 2003–2011. During that time, he was very active in the community including serving as President of the Ponte Vedra Rotary, and as a member of the Christ Episcopal Church. Under previous employment he completed notable work locally for the Jacksonville Zoo, including the Play Park and giraffe exhibit, the Brooks YMCA, and several projects for Kemper Insurance including their Jacksonville headquarters. Outside of the office, Dan is an outdoor enthusiast that enjoys hunting, fishing, clay targeting shooting, and long range rifle shooting. He and his family are thrilled to be back in NE Florida.

Dan has already made a strong addition to our team and we look forward to growing a thriving architecture department under his knowledgeable lead. 

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Images show work completed at previous firms.