Prescott is focused on providing INDIGO’s clients with design solutions that address their needs. He has experience working with large and small organizations. He monitors the design process from conception through construction to ensure consistency of design idea. He works independently and teams with colleagues and consultants to deliver projects with flexible, thoughtful and innovative solutions in a very high-energy and fast paced environment. A registered architect with a Master’s degree from the University of Oregon, Mr. Nichols has worked with Indigo for over 15 years. He is proficient in office analysis, scheduling, and page layout software in addition to SpecLink-E technical database and ArchiCAD BIM 3D modeling and promotes a fully realized 3D modeling approach to design development. He drafted LEED performance requirements for a design-build police headquarters, resulting in an award-winning LEED-certified facility for the client. Mr. Nichols has also developed a three part technical specification for a straw bale insulation and finish system (SIFS) - the first of its kind.
Candace Harrison, AIA
Candace holds a bachelor's degree in architecture from California State University, San Luis Obispo. She is a LEED accredited registered architect. Working in the field for over 18 years, she has designed a wide range of projects including schools, Sikh temples, animal shelters and public safety facilities. As well as being skilled and passionate about design, she is also expert in the technical aspects of running a successful project through to completion. She strives to create environments that inspire, innovate, and have a positive effect on people and the environment.
Omar holds a Master of Architecture degree from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque and is a registered Architect in Mexico. Mr. Armendáriz has worked in several projects ranging from housing to commercial buildings as well as construction administration in Mexico and recently in the United States. He is passionate about designing energy efficient buildings and environments.
Sayako is a native of Japan and her work focuses on the imagery and life of the subconscious mind. She has completed numerous public art projects in conjunction with Indigo, including mosaics murals and sculptures. Sayako also collaborates with Indigo on providing color schemes for projects.
Director of Marketing
After running a small business in Davis for a decade, Dina was ready to bring her 20 years of Marketing Experience to Indigo Architects. She has always had a passion for Architecture and Interior Design and among her small business experience is a Home Staging Company that she started after college. She also moonlights as the office manager and office event planner, putting her multi-tasking skills to work!
Victoria Perez Herrera
Victoria holds a bachelor’s degree in Architecture and Urban Planning from the University of La Plata, Argentina. In her home country, she worked for three years on public and private projects. In 2017, driven by her motivation to pursue great challenges, she moved to the United States looking for new opportunities to learn and develop as an Architect. Victoria’s interests are sustainability, ecology and new technologies. One of her biggest motivators is to transmit, warmth and harmony through architecture. Her two greatest passions are art and architecture, and she works to unify them into one single element.
Arlo has been Indigo’s IT Manager since 1999. He custom-builds the firm’s computers and offers networking and software support. Having 15 years of experience in graphic design, he also assists with marketing. Extensive knowledge of various construction methods allowed him the opportunity to help with the renovation of the firm’s office.
Jimmy is a good natured and athletic Queensland Heeler. He joined the Indigo team in 2013. His strengths are herding, cuddling, and making us laugh.
Indigo Office Cat
Some at Indigo are lobbying for the acquisition of an office cat, others contend it will inhibit productivity. Team Pro-Cat promises Office Cat will be all business. What do you think?
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