SAMUEL CHERESKIN AIA, PRINCIPAL
Since 1980, Samuel Chereskin has developed a
reputation for serving the individual needs of each client. His
considerable experience includes designing and managing a variety
of building projects in residential, commercial and healthcare.
With thorough knowledge of all facets of design and extensive experience
in dealing with governmental bodies, he and his staff focus on attention
to detail and quality of work.
Before starting his own firm, Chereskin held
the position of project architect with the Chicago firm of designer
Bruce Gregga, one of the country’s top interior designers. In
1982 he joined the award winning architectural firm of Louis Rodwell
and Associates of Pasadena, specializing in custom homes for Southern
California’s elite. In the latter part of his career, Chereskin
has focused primarily on healthcare design. He is currently a member
of the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce and previously served as Commissioner
of Historic Preservation for the City of Carlsbad.
from Chicago, Chereskin began his formal education at the University
of Illinois, a nationally accredited and internationally recognized
school of architecture. He also attended the prestigious Ecole des
Beaux Arts in Versailles, France. His European schooling combined
with the impact of Chicago’s bold, contemporary architecture
has greatly influenced his sense of style and detail.
BRUCE DUGGAN, PROJECT MANAGER
Bruce Duggan’s extensive career experience
began in 1976. Throughout the last thirty years he has been involved
in virtually every type of construction project the industry has
to offer. Splitting his career between Los Angeles and San Diego
counties, he gained experience at several highly respected regional
Projects produced include Healthcare facilities,
Extended Stay America Hotels, Wells Fargo banks, Bristol Farms grocery
stores, J.C. Penny’s,Rite Aid drug stores, Thrifty Oil mini
marts, Midas Muffler stores, the American Red Cross and Burger King
restaurants. These projects, in conjunction with outstanding residential
projects such as The Landing Condominiums at Coronado, round out
his rich architectural career.
extensive multi-platform knowledge of computers and software for
the architectural profession keeps Chereskin Architecture current
with the most innovative and efficient technologies available. This
translates into increased quality and productivity for our clients.
MELANIE GILL, OFFICE MANAGER / BOOKEEPING
Melanie Gill has a B.S. Degree in Business
Administration from the University of Missouri and over 20 years
experience in management, including human resources, office administration,
and accounts payable/receivables. Her background provides the needed
breadth and depth for all the behind-the-scenes details of efficiently
running our office.