Gretchen L. H. Elton, AIA, CSI

Project Architect

Gretchen is a PA-licensed architect who brings over 15 years of industry experience to the firm. She possesses a diverse portfolio, having worked on a wide variety of commercial projects ranging from historic preservation and renovations, to retail, multi-family, and municipal buildings. She has also worked on hotels, pools, and natatoriums.

In fitting with our long-time community focus, Gretchen has also helped to found a Harrisburg charity known as the Adult Learning Center. This charity partners with other local organizations to better prepare adults who are working toward attaining their GED.


  • Over 15 years industry experience in a wide variety and scale of commercial projects including LEED Silver and Platinum office renovation projects, historic preservation and national cultural centers, and much more.
  • American Institute of Architects, Construction Specification Institute


  • Bachelor of Architecture, Drexel University
  • Fine Arts Photography and Architecture, Harrisburg Area Community College’


  • Registered Architect in PA, NJ, TN, and FL