Our three principals offer more than 80 years of combined experience, with a proven track record of delivering award winning projects to national and international clients. This includes extensive experience in the design and delivery of mixed-use, retail, hotel, office, and multi-family residential projects.
Prior to co-founding JP2, James Pett, AIA, served as Vice President at RTKL Associates (1996-2003) and Brown Craig Turner Architects (2003-2006). In that capacity, he directed such notable projects as The Fashion Center at Pentagon City, Bowie Town Center, Peabody Place, and Arkadia Center in Warsaw, Poland. Jamie brings more than 30 years of experience in design and documentation of major commercial mixed use and retail projects. He has directed the design and delivery of numerous facilities for clients such as Simon Property Group, Forest City Enterprises, General Growth Properties and others. He holds a degree in architecture from Carnegie-Mellon.
Throughout his career, Gordon Godat, AIA, has been privileged to lead the design of projects for a variety of national and international industry leading clients. These include Federal Realty Investment Trust, Simon Property Group, and T. Rowe Price. A former Vice President with Brown Craig Turner Architects and Associate Vice President with RTKL Associates, Gordon also taught at Johns Hopkins University as an adjunct professor in Business and Education. He is a graduate of North Carolina State University's School of Architecture.
Over the past two decades, John Hutch, AIA, has managed a variety of project types including award-winning commercial buildings, hospitality facilities, corporate office buildings, retail and mixed-use developments. John has ongoing responsibility for the project management and documentation of JP2's full service projects. In addition to his degree in Architecture from the University of Cincinnati, he was an early adopter of sustainable design and has been a LEED Accredited Professional since 2002.