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Leon Schroeder

Position: senior associate
Accreditation: Architectural Technologist AIBC, LEED Green Associate, CPTED

Education

Building Technology Diploma (Architecture Option), BCIT

Professional Affiliations

US Green Building Council (LEED Green Associate)
Architectural Technologist AIBC

Employment Summary

2016 – Present, Station One Architects
1993 – 2016, Manager, Associate

Leon is a senior associate at Station One Architects and is the director of operations for the firm, having gained a wealth of knowledge from his past experience as a senior architectural technologist and project manager. Throughout his career he has gained extensive experience in a wide range of projects, including multi-family residential, mixed-use, affordable housing, and institutional projects. Known for having a keen eye for detail, Leon is a clear communicator and is respected by his peers for his professionalism and working as a team player. He thrives in managing and organizing the needs of clients, municipalities and consultants, and in implementing the various requirements with the architectural team during the design and production phases.

Leon believes that good architectural design is developed through a collaborative, evolutionary process that draws inspiration from many sources to bring a project to successful completion. His accreditation in LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) and training in CPTED (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) are examples of his multi-faceted approach to design.

Leon Schroeder

senior associate

Education Building Technology Diploma (Architecture Option), BCIT Professional Affiliations US...

wes friesen

Position: architect aibc
Accreditation: B.Arch

Education

B.Arch., University of Idaho – Summa Cum Laude

Professional Affiliations

Architectural Institute of British Columbia member
State of Washington Architect

Employment Summary

2019 – Present, Station One Architects
1995 – 2019 Points West Architecture

Wes has been designing and drawing buildings for over 38 years. He started his education in Building Technology at BCIT and completed his architecture degree at the University of Idaho at the top of his class. This combination of technical and design skills have resulted in a successful career in architecture that includes residential, commercial and institutional projects in British Columbia, Alberta and Washington State. Wes has extensive experience running an architectural practice, and was previously the principal and owner of Points West Architecture, until it was acquired by Station One.

Wes is currently focused on working with clients multi-family projects ranging from 12 to 900 units throughout the Fraser Valley.

wes friesen

architect aibc

Education B.Arch., University of Idaho – Summa Cum Laude Professional...

Katherine Robertson

Position: technologist

Education

Architectural & Civil Drafting Certificate, UFV
Interior Design Certificate, BCIT

Employment Summary

2019 – Present, Station One Architects
2017 – 2019, Technologist, Fort Langley
2009 – 2017, Technologist, Australia

Katherine was born and raised in Abbotsford and, after finishing the Architectural & Civil drafting program at UFV, has been a draftsperson for over 20 years. Having also studied interior design at BCIT, she’s worked in both interior design and architectural offices on a variety of projects, ranging from office interiors to 10-storey hospitals in Tasmania. After living in Australia for twelve years, her family relocated back to BC in 2017.

Away from the office Katherine is a competitive pool player (and is ranked as one of the top female players in Canada!), a voracious reader, plays the piano, and has a healthy obsession with plants.

Katherine Robertson

technologist

Education Architectural & Civil Drafting Certificate, UFV Interior Design Certificate,...

alenda griffioen

Position: landscape designer

Education

Interior Design, Witwatersrand, South Africa
REVIT, AutoCAD, Tree Identification

Employment Summary

2017 – Present, Station One Architects
2014 – 2016, Landscape Designer, Abbotsford & New Westminster
1997 – 2014, Landscape Designer, Abbotsford

Alenda brings extensive local plant knowledge and landscape design to the Landscape Architectural department at Station One. She has over 20 years of experience in residential landscape design, including commercial, multi-family, institutional and industrial landscape design projects. In her earlier years as a qualified Interior Designer, her work as a draftsperson in a South African Architectural firm provided a foundation for her holistic approach to design, envisioning the exterior room as an extension to the interior spaces, and finding harmony between the two.

alenda griffioen

landscape designer

Education Interior Design, Witwatersrand, South Africa REVIT, AutoCAD, Tree Identification...

tyler friesen

Position: technologist

Education

Diploma of Technology, Architectural & Building Engineering Technology, BCIT

Employment Summary

2016 – Present, Station One Architects
2010 – 2016, Technologist

Tyler is an experienced residential designer with experience ranging from boutique courtyard townhomes to extensive master planned condominium communities. His familiarity with both traditional and contemporary design principles allow for broad architectural vision. Tyler’s pragmatism produces creative solutions to natural and regulatory constraints. He is passionate about efficient, contextual architecture that satisfies all project stakeholders.

tyler friesen

technologist

Education Diploma of Technology, Architectural & Building Engineering Technology, BCIT...

Glenn D. Froese

Position: project coordinator

Education

Mechanical Drafting Technician, Mohawk College of A.A.I.
Senior Level Building Code of British Columbia, BCIT

Professional Affiliations

Member of City of Chilliwack Advisory Design Panel
Chilliwack School Board Budget Committee

Employment Summary

2012 – Present, Station One Architects
1988–2012, Project Coordinator, Abbotsford

Glenn has over 25 years experience in project management from design inception through to completion and site services. His extensive experience in the structural engineering side of projects adds to Glenn’s broad perspective of the industry. Glenn has a thorough understanding of design and the construction industry, which has made him invaluable in efficiently progressing projects through working drawings to be realized on site. He is responsible for coordination and review of all consultants’ drawings and tender documents and often assisted clients in reviewing quotes, awards and contracts with their contractors.

Glenn D. Froese

project coordinator

Education Mechanical Drafting Technician, Mohawk College of A.A.I. Senior Level...

Heather Honeycutt

Position: intern architect aibc
Accreditation: M.Arch, BID

Education

M. Arch, University of Calgary
Bachelor of Interior Design, Ryerson University

Professional Affiliations

Architectural Institute of British Columbia Associate

Employment Summary

2014 – Present, Station One Architects
2013 – 2013, Internship – China

Heather began her career with a Bachelor Degree of Interior Design at Ryerson University. This taught her how to create high quality technical and presentation drawings, material boards, and spatial layouts. Her curiosity for formal experimentation and material effects led her to pursue a Master’s Degree of Architecture, which she has completed at the University of Calgary. This combination of education has allowed her to understand and manipulate how interior and exterior conditions can influence and augment each other. Heather is in the final stages of becoming a registered Architect.

Heather Honeycutt

intern architect aibc

Education M. Arch, University of Calgary Bachelor of Interior Design,...

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