Robin Donaldson, founding partner of Shubin and Donaldson Architects, Inc. (S+D) graduated UCSB and received Masters of Architecture at Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-ARC) in 1985. Prior to founding S+D in 1990, Donaldson worked for many years with Morphosis and Pritzker Prize winning architect Thom Mayne.
Partner, AIA, LEED AP
Russell Shubin founded Shubin + Donaldson Architects in partnership with Robin Donaldson in 1990. He is passionate about transformative design and ambitiously questions his assumptions about what it means to be relevant in each context the firm works in. Today, Shubin + Donaldson Architects has offices in Culver City, Santa Barbara, and Newport and includes…
Mark was born in Newport Beach in 1973, and received his Bachelor of Architecture at Woodbury University in 1997. He also studied at the Sorbonne University in Paris, France, during 1995. Mark began his professional design career under the tutelage of Anthony J Lumsden. He began working at Shubin + Donaldson Architects in 1999.
With nearly two decades of professional architectural experience, Christine provides firm-wide leadership, management expertise, mentoring and inspiration to everyone at S+D. She is accountable for the work product and processes within the residential studio of the Los Angeles office, including the well being of the LA residential team. She is respected for her expertise on…
Bradford Kelley was born and raised in Hawaii. After receiving his undergraduate degree in Architecture from Washington State University, he relocated to New York City where he began work on several national and international projects with Steven Holl Architects. After four years with SHA, Brad attended Columbia University where he received his Master’s degree in Advanced Architectural Design.
Senior Associate, Licensed Architect, LEED AP
Greg began his career in 1988 as a young draftsman in San Diego. In addition to architectural internships, he accumulated a wide range of experience in the field, including construction, interior design, furniture design and production, and graphic design. Since completing a degree in architecture, he has developed a solid foundation in architectural design, production, and construction and project management.
Associate, Licensed Architect, LEED AP
Ilya studied Architecture at the Woodbury University, Burbank CA where he received his B. Arch. degree in 1998. In the last 14 years, Ilya has been involved in a multitude of complex projects ranging from repositioning of existing industrial building to large scale, ground up mixed-use developments.
Associate, Licensed Architect
Liz Hughes has over 8 years of experience in architecture, design, & construction. She studied Architecture at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California where she received her professional Bachelors of Architecture in 2005. While a student there she was a member of the Women’s lacrosse team, as well a participant in the study abroad program in Italy.