CATALYST ARCHITECTURE, LLC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
     


WHO WE ARE

CATALYST ARCHITECTURE is an award winning, full-service sustainable design firm located in Prescott, Arizona. We specialize in masterplanning, interpretive, tribal, public, commercial and custom residential work, with an emphasis on earth-conscious design, and dynamic client-team relationships.

USGBC Member Firm 

WHAT WE DO

CATALYST ARCHITECTURE is a multi-disciplinary office offering a wide range of planning, pre-design, design, and construction phase services.

Facilities Analysis


Cost Estimating & Control

Site Analysis & Selection

Value Optimization Workshops


Solar Modeling & Analysis

Nature-Based Interpretive Design

Programming & Pre-Design

Integrated Systems Design

Design/Client Team Brainstorming

Green Solutions For Existing Buildings

Masterplanning

Construction Documentation

Architectural Design

Specifiying Sustainability

Community Design

Permitting Services

Co-Housing Design

Energy Performance Modeling

Design Guidelines

LEED Project Design & Consulting

Addition & Remodel


Public & DRC Presentations

Renovate & Rehabilitate


Construction Administration

PRINCIPAL STAFF

Matthew B. Ackerman, LEED AIA  Matthew B. Ackerman, LEED-AP AIA
  PRINCIPAL




A Prescott resident since 1997, Matt opened the doors to CATALYST ARCHITECTURE In September of 2003, providing high-performance design with an emphasis on caring client relationships. With over 20 years of experience in sustainable planning and design, Matt was the first architect in Yavapai County to be awarded the USGBC's LEED professional accreditation.  Matt is the current Chair of the AIA's Grand Canyon Chapter of COTE (Committee on the Environment) as well as the recently formed Yavapai County Sustainable Planning Committee, a public-private alliance devoted to greening the County's planning and zoning codes. .


American Institute of Architects