Things We Support

We see ourselves not only as architects, but as citizens with an obligation to use our skills and training to benefit our community.

Ray Johnston, Urban Development Chair

Methow Conservancy
Mary Johnston, Board of Directors
Ray Johnston, Advisory Council

Yellowstone Park Foundation
Mary Johnston, Board of Directors
Ray Johnston, Advisory Council

TwispWorks Foundation
Ray Johnston, President

The Pleiades Foundation
Mary Johnston, Board of Directors

Seattle Design Commission
Mary Johnston, Former Chair

TwispWorks Public Development Authority
Ray Johnston, Former Chairman of the Board of Directors

Casa Latina

Global Partnerships

Washington Conservation Voters

Henry Art Gallery


Built Green™

Seattle Humane Society

History Link

Building Changes

Seattle Art Museum

Seattle Public Library Foundation

Northwest Eco-Building Guild

Seattle Architecture Foundation

Fremont Chamber of Commerce

United States Green Building Council

Urban Land Institute

Visit these sites to learn more about JA’s projects, clients and friends.


Nine Pine Developments
A residential home builder based out of Cle Elum that caters to diverse styles of Architecture, all while taking part in the Built Green aspect of today’s design and building practices. 
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Will Austin Photography
Will’s portfolio includes photographs of architecture, including a number of JA projects, nature and people.

Scott Schell’s photos
Scott’s photo albums include one dedicated to the construction of his JA-designed house.

Midtown Lofts
A JA-designed mixed-use development in downtown Tacoma, Midtown Lofts will be a concrete and light gauge residential building over a parking garage and street-level retail. The 48 condominium units range in size from studio to three-bedroom layouts. The use of modular bay sizes and plumbing layout will lend a certain degree of flexibility in unit sizes. The ability to combine bays will allow for the changing of unit sizes in the future.

Cohasset Beach
Cohasset Beach is a JA-designed 63-home coastal “village” in the City of Westport along the central Washington coast.

Riverpark Apartments
The Riverpark Apartments are the showcase buildings on a prominent entry site for the city of Redmond. Adjacent to the Sammamish River and city park, the apartments are part of an exciting new campus that includes a luxury hotel, medical office building, premium rental housing, and a vibrant pedestrian-oriented street supporting retail in each of the buildings.