Our team is capable and hardworking—not just in terms of meeting your requirements, but in terms of balancing your needs against your budget while still providing high quality design. Principals Ray Mow, Steve Storaasli, and Jay Peterson have countless years of educational planning, architectural design and project management experience.

In addition to our Principals, EMA has a full-service team that is known for their ability to wear multiple hats. We are architects, educational planners, specification writers, budget analysts, construction administrators, project managers, and more. And we’re all here, working together to provide you with a full range of our comprehensive services.  

Principals

Jay Peterson

Managing Principal

Jay is involved with both daily operations and long-range planning, and has successfully completed numerous projects including new construction, modernizations, and additions.
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Steven Storaasli

Managing Principal

Steve provides project oversight and quality control through all phases of a project, and is skilled at translating the needs, desires, and program goals of clients into successful built facilities. >>Read More>>

Raymond Mow

Principal

Ray is a hands-on, practical field architect and project manager. He leads team members for in depth evaluations of project details, challenging conditions, and critical phasing of projects.
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Staff

Wade Jensen

Senior Architect

Robert More

Architect

Bowen Tubbs

Architect

Ellie Behzad

Architectural Designer

Brendan Bruno

Architectural Designer

Tolena Thorburn

Marketing Director

Josh Murphy

Production Manager / IT

Tonya Murphy

Office Manager

Cindy Peterson

Financial Manager