featured projects about laurels

church clients  (select list)

commissioned

2009         Unitarian Universalist Church in Reston, Reston, VA  

                 New Addition

2008         Our Lady Star of the Sea, Solomons, MD

                 800 seat Worship Space & Family Life Center

                 Construction in progress

2007         Westwood Baptist Church, Springfield, VA

                 Interior renovations to Worship Space and code upgrades

                 Addition to Narthex and roof repairs

2006         First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ellicott City, MD

                 Interior renovations to Fellowship Center

                 Word Harvest Church, Fairfax, VA

                 Interior renovations of existing Worship Space

                 Zoning and building code study

2005         Bethel Worship Center, Springfield, VA

                 Interior renovations and building code upgrades

                Calvary Korean Baptist Church, Springfield, VA

                 Master Plan for Family Life Center & total site development

                 Additions and alterations to existing church

2004         Grace Episcopal Church, Silver Spring MD

                 Conceptual design study, Handicapped accessibility & modification of facility

                 Including addition of elevator

                 In schematic design phase

                Paint Branch Unitarian Universalist Church, Adelphi, MD

                 Reconstruction of religious Education Building after fire damage

                 Remodel Classrooms and code upgrades

                 In construction document phase

2003         Sunset Hills Montessori School, Reston, VA

                 12,000 SF renovation + 11,000 SF school addition

                 $1.5M in construction document phase

2002         Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Silver Spring, MD

                 300 seat Worship Space, Narthex and Support Wing

                 Remodel Classrooms, Handicapped facilities and Elevator

                 $2.4 M Addition: construction nearly complete

                Greenridge Baptist Church, Clarksburg, MD

                 Expansion Study and accessibility + building code

                 900 seat Sanctuary, classrooms, parking and site improvements

                 Investigating relocation to a larger site.

2001         First Baptist Church of Merrifield, Merrifield, VA

                 Replace existing church with new 500 seat Worship Space, Foyer,

                 Pre-School, Fellowship Hall, kitchen, Support Spaces, and major site work.

                 In zoning process and schematic design phase.

                 Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Silver Spring, MD

                 Master Plan to add Worship Space, Narthex, and Support Wing

2000         Aquia Episcopal Church, Aquia, VA

                 Master Plan for 34 Acre development of 250 year old church

                 Multi-purpose Hall for worship & social events, Kitchen

                 Remodel Administration & Support Spaces

                Our Lady Star of the Sea, Solomons, Maryland

                 850 seat Worship Space, Atrium, Gymnasium, Classrooms &Administration

                 Master Plan and Schematic Design complete

1999         St. Nicholas Lutheran Church, Huntingtown, MD

Construction of First Phase Facility:  7,000 SF including Worship Space

                 Master Plan for developing 100 acre site

                Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA

                 Added Multi-Purpose Hall, Kitchen, Classrooms and remodel school

1998         Clarendon United Methodist Church, Clarendon, VA

                 New entrance and 3-story addition with gathering spaces, elevator and

                 handicapped toilets, 3,600 SF, Remodel Kitchen (under construction)

                     Riverside Presbyterian Church, Sterling, VA  (new congregation)                 

                 Master Plan for total development of a 5 acre site and initial facility

                 1st Phase: $1M awaiting funding

1997         First Presbyterian Church of Howard County, Columbia, MD

                 Master Plan study for expansion of Classrooms, Administration, Social Hall,

                 Kitchen

                St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church & School, Annapolis, MD

                 Construction Phase: Education Wing, Social Hall, Social Courtyard

1996         Oaklands Presbyterian Church, U.S.A. Laurel, MD

                 Construction Phase: School, Narthex & Support Space 

                St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Columbia, MD

                 Master Plan Study for renovation and expansion of Existing Facility 

1995         St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church & School, Annapolis, MD

                 Master Plan and Social Hall, Education Wing, Social Courtyard

                Oaklands Presbyterian Church, Laurel, MD

                 Master Plan and Expansion of School, Narthex, future Worship Space

                First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ellicott City, MD

                 Construction Phase: 600-seat in-the-round Worship Space and

                 Remodeling  

1994         Bridgewater Church of the Brethren, Bridgewater, VA

                 Relocation of entire church facility to new site, including 800 seat Sanctuary

                  25 Classrooms, Fellowship Hall, Administration & full support system

                  (in collaboration with The Moseley McClintock Group)

                Church of the Redeemer, Mechanicsville, VA

                 Master Plan, Zoning, 600-seat Worship Space, Religious Ed. and Admin.

                Grace Lutheran Church, Washington, D.C.

                 Master Plan to update historic Church and School

1993         Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Rockville, MD

                 Construction Phase, New Worship Space and Remodel Social Hall

                Annandale United Methodist Church, Annandale, VA

                 Rezoning, Special Permits, Variances and Parking Study

                Unity Center of Light, Bowie, MD 

                 Master Plan and Zoning for Phase 1 Worship Space and School

1992         First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ellicott City, MD

                 600-seat Worship Space and Remodeling

                St. Anthony Church, Falls Church, VA

                 Remodel 1200-seat Worship Space and Social Hall

1991         Annandale United Methodist Church, Annandale, VA

                 Expansion and Remodeling Study

                University of Virginia Hospital Chapel, Charlottesville, VA

                 Interfaith Chapel, Foyer and Conference Room

                  (in collaboration with Metcalf Tobey & Partners)

1991         Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Rockville, MD

                 New Worship Space and Remodel Social Hall and School

1990         Advent Lutheran Church, Charleston, SC                             

                 Church Interior Remodeling

                United Christian Parish at South Lakes, Reston, VA

                 Construction of  Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Education, Administration

1989         Nativity Lutheran Church, Alexandria, VA

                 Narthex, Flooring and Baptismal Font

                Western Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC

                 Master Plan for Major Additions and Alterations        

1988         The Lutheran Church of the Abiding Presence, Beltsville, MD

                 Main Worship Space and Narthex    

                Westwood Baptist Church, Springfield, VA

                 Pre-school, Adult Education, Choir and Administration Wing            

                The Lutheran Church of the Abiding Presence, Beltsville, MD

                 Main Worship Space and Narthex

                Abiding Presence Lutheran Church, Burke, VA

                 Master Plan for Expansion

1987         Burke Presbyterian Church, Burke, VA

                 Phase II - Education, Choir and Administration Wing

                First Baptist Church, Springfield, VA

                 1,000-seat stage-type Sanctuary, Foyer, Education Wing, Choir & Support

                 Spaces

                Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Alexandria, VA

                 Alterations to entire Facility

                St. Marks Lutheran Church, Springfield, VA

                 Master Plan for Major Additions and Alterations

1986         Fairfax United Methodist Church, Fairfax, VA               

                 Major Additions and Alterations to Education, Administration,

                 Fellowship Hall, Choir and Social Courtyard

                Annandale United Methodist Church, Annandale, VA

                 Pipe Organ and Alterations to Sanctuary 

                Paint Branch Unitarian Universalist Church, Aldelphi, MD

                 Main Meeting House and shell of Fellowship Hall

                Martin Luther King, Jr. Christian Church, Reston, VA

Master Plan and First Phase Facility

1985         St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church, Fairfax, VA

                 Master Plan for main Sanctuary and Remodeling

                Heritage Fellowship Church, Herndon, VA

                 1st Phase: Main Sanctuary and Administration

                Christ Lutheran Church, Bethesda, MD

                 Master Plan for Expansion       

1984         Fairfax Unitarian Church, Oakton, VA

                 New Meeting House and Remodel three existing buildings

                Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Hampton, VA

                 Master Plan for expansion

                 Main Worship Space

                First Baptist Church, Springfield, VA

                 Attic, Roof and Air Conditioning for Education Wing

                United Christian Parish at South Lakes, Reston, VA

                 Main Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall, Education and Administration