Paul Coleman, AIA, DBIA, NCARB, LEED-AP

Principal & Chief Operating Officer

Paul Coleman has 25 years of experience in the field of architecture, working on projects in various market sectors including, commercial, educational, collegiate, institutional, religious, retail, and residential architecture. His client list is extensive and diverse - major universities, government agencies, religious institutions and global companies - including the University of Southern California (USC), Chapman University, the California Institute of Technology (Caltech),  Pepperdine University, Los Angeles World Airports, the Orange and Los Angeles Catholic Diocese, St. Jude Hospital, and Prolacta Bioscience.

Sharing a professional history with AC Martin of 15 years, Paul returned to lead the AC Martin Special Services Group (SSG) in 2011 after leading his own practice for several years. Having grown the SSG considerably, he is now the firm’s Chief Operating Officer.

Paul is a registered Architect in California, a LEED Accredited Professional, and he received his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Southern California. Paul has been a vital local community leader in his own city by participating on the Alhambra Design Review Board (2005 to 2008) and the Environmental Committee (2010-2012).  He has also served as a Board Member of the University of Southern California Architectural Guild (2012-2015).