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Joe Jacoby

President , Design Director


As the president and director of design, Joe’s primary role in the company is to develop conceptual design frameworks aimed to foster the experiential qualities of the inside and outside of each building. Joe is responsible for maintaining that global design vision throughout the project: beginning with early sketches, through design development, construction documents and ultimately throughout the construction phase.


Joe received both his Bachelors degree and Masters degree in Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley. He also recently served as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the College of Architecture + Planning at the University of Utah.


Joe Jacoby joined Jacoby Architects in 2005. He has worked professionally in London, San Francisco, and China. A large portion of Joe’s education and professional focus is on the realistic implementation of concept oriented design, as well as green design.

Joe recently served as a visiting assistant professor at the College of Architecture + Planning at the University of Utah. In addition to being an architect and educator, Joe’s work as a fine artist includes several recent single-artist exhibits and multiple clientèle throughout the country.