Paul Gilger

Senior Project Designer

Paul Gilger has worked in architecture since 1972. His skills in all phases of architectural practice, with particular strengths in medical, commercial, residential and entertainment facilities compliments the firm's commitment to providing innovative yet practical solutions within the scope of the project. Mr. Gilger recently designed five new medical facilities for Marin Community Clinics in San Rafael and Novato. He has designed numerous projects for civic clients and non-profit agencies, including the new Athena House for California Human Development, the new 6th Street Playhouse for the Santa Rosa Players and Actors Theatre, and the new Cloverdale Performing Arts Center for the city of Cloverdale. In 1991, Mr. Gilger designed the Industrial Light & Magic Film Studios in San Rafael for filmmaker George Lucas, and in 1989 he prepared conceptual designs for the Disney/MGM Studios in Tokyo, Japan. Mr. Gilger has designed over 100 stage and concert sets for major recording stars, theatre companies, and television broadcasts including the Super Bowl. He recently served as the Chair of the Housing Work Force for the City of Santa Rosa's City Vision Project, in participation with the American Institute of Architect's Regional Urban Design Team (R/UDAT).  Paul is secretary of the board of the AIA Redwood Empire Chapter.


University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, Bachelor of Architecture, 1978, Dean's List
College-Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, Ohio, Studies in Technical Theatre & Set Design


Ohio #6767, l98l
NCARB #26968, l982


"Who's Who in America"
"Who's Who in the World"


Sonoma County Historical Society "Preservation Award" for 6th Street Playhouse, Santa Rosa CA
Builder Magazine Gold Nugget Award for Peach Court housing subdivision, Santa Rosa CA