Registered Architect, CEO, Senior Partner
AAA, AIBC, MRAIC
Bachelor of Architecture Degree, Diploma in Engineering Design and Drafting Technology, Court Qualified Expert on the Alberta Building Code
George founded Berry Architecture + Associates in 1998 and has since filled the roles of CEO, president, and senior partner. He is in charge of business decisions regarding daily operations to ensure everything advances as per Berry’s business plan.
As an architect and chief designer, George is involved in all Berry projects for design and aspects of the working drawing production. He uses his experience to challenge and motivate the design team to expand design possibilities while working within clients’ programs and striving to enhance the built environment. He is very proud of the Berry team which has positively impacted communities through its many projects.
With decades of accumulated expertise related to seniors’ housing, building envelope, acoustics, sustainable design, environmental issues, and affordable housing, George has shared his knowledge as a speaker and presenter at several conferences across North America. His goal is to challenge the image of architecture and inspire people to be more respectful and responsive to environmental issues and sustainability.
George is a passionate cyclist who enjoys challenging himself to improve his cycling skills and fitness level every season. This hobby has inspired his long-term commitment to sponsoring the Wellness Ride—a local fundraising bike ride in support of CMHA and CABIS. Other hobbies are camping, golfing, skiing, hiking, and spending time with his wife, daughters, family, and friends.