Meet our Architecture and Interiors Team

Our architects and designers offer progressive design and best-in-market client service.

When you hire Ascent Architecture & Interiors for your project, you get a team of highly driven, talented, conscientious, and experienced architects and designers working on your behalf. Please click on the names below to view full biographies and learn more about our team members’ experience. Contact us to learn how we can help with your upcoming project.

Seth Anderson, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP

Principal Architect

As principal architect, Seth supervises our architecture and interiors projects and directs the firm’s daily operations… Read More

Amy McCarthy-Smith, Assoc. AIA

Project Coordinator

Amy’s experience includes commercial, residential, K-12, and medical projects in the United States and United Kingdom… Read More

Laura Moss

Office Manager

A master multitasker, Laura manages our human resources, accounting, event planning, and more… Read More

Jesse Knori


With a natural eye for design and detail, and an athlete’s motivation, Jesse provides production support for our architecture teams… Read More

Taylor Roosa


Taylor contributes her design experience and knowledge to our team by developing drawings, meeting with clients and consultants…. Read More


Travis Smith, M. Arch, Assoc. AIA, EAC-PS

Project Architect

Travis provides essential support on our senior living and hospitality projects and leads brewery design and coordination… Read More


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Dave Zinn

Director of Business Operations

Dave applies his 30-plus years of business leadership, design, marketing, and advertising experience to help us serve our clients and continue to grow… Read More

Victoria Tranca, M. Arch, Assoc. AIA


Trained in Romania in architecture and interior design, Victoria works on our commercial and multifamily projects… Read More

Aaron Buckman, Assoc. AIA


With a professional degree in architecture and a construction background, Aaron offers our teams production support… Read More

Zach Rosato


Zach enjoys working with clients to achieve their goals and exploring innovative designs and construction methods… Read More


Sara Bergby, AIA, LEED AP, EAC-PS

Project Manager/Architect

Sara manages our commercial, medical, and multifamily team… Read More

Ryan Martyn

BIM Specialist

Ryan joins the Ascent team as our newest BIM Specialist, contributing his knowledge and expertise in drafting software… Read More.


Emily Freed, LEED AP, EAC-PS

Project Manager

With more than a decade of architectural experience, Emily leads hospitality, senior living, mixed-use, and other commercial projects… Read More

Lynn Baker, MS, NCIDQ 29584

Lead Interior Designer

As a certified interior designer, Lynn offers her clients exceptional taste, design sense, and service for interior projects… Read More

Marco Urieta-Leon, M. Arch, Assoc. AIA


Marco offers support for our architectural teams on commercial, senior living, and multifamily projects… Read More

Olivia Tycksen

Administrative / Marketing Assistant

Olivia promotes Ascent’s culture, growth, and integrity with a variety of marketing efforts… Read More

Trisha Plass, NCIDQ 33982

Interior Designer

With over a decade of experience in Seattle, Washington, Trisha specializes in commercial design and tenant improvement projects… Read More

Emily Kroon

Summer Intern

Emily is here for the summer to gain hands-on experience and learn about the real-life applications of architecture and design… Read More


Are you interested in joining our team of professionals? See our careers page for more information!

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