Andy Berry


Andy is an Associate at Smith Gee Studio and serves as our Director of Quality Management. He has wide-ranging experience including civic, retail, commercial, medical, single-family and multi-family residential, industrial, educational, and ecclesiastical projects. He has broad experience in project management, quality management, consultant coordination, detailing, budgeting and tracking of projects and proposals, specification writing, and staff training.

With great attention to detail, Andy is responsible for ensuring our project drawings are as complete and correct as can be before final CDs are issued. Andy has extensive knowledge of building codes and a high level of technical expertise which he has brought to such projects as Kenect Nashville and commercial development at Berry Farms in Franklin, TN. As the Architect of Record Project Manager for Ascend Amphitheater, he led the architectural team in a complex and highly detailed fast-track construction project resulting in an award-winning civic structure completed in 20 months from contract signing to first performance.

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Licenses + Certifications: 

AIA, LEED Green Associate, Licensed Architect – TN, IL, IN, VA

School(s) and Degree(s):

University of Tennessee, Bachelor of Architecture

To me “connecting the dots” means…

…creative people sharing disparate ideas and working together toward a common solution.

When not at work you will find me…

Sketching, hanging out with the family or riding my bicycle.

I bet you didn’t know______ about me

I dress up as a unicorn and cheer at my kids sports events.

My favorite place in Nashville is…

Shelby Bottoms.

The reason I wanted to become an Architect/Designer was…

I wanted to influence what was happening around me.