Valley Architects was founded by partners Thomas Faherty and William Bylund in 1980. With over twenty five years’ experience in high-end residential, commercial, industrial, and civic projects, Valley Architects is one of Napa Valley’s most respected design firms. The partners have completed more than thirty-five prestigious winery projects. The firm supports a wide range of historic preservation projects, emphasizing the firm’s interest and dedication to sustainable design and historic landmarks.
The philanthropic approach of the firm and the partners is based on a commitment to the environment and producing sustainable design solutions for every project. Long-term community involvement and outreach includes pro bono projects, volunteer work, board memberships, and professional affiliations that serve underprivileged populations, locally, nationally and internationally.
Valley Architects is founded on the principle of encouraging a collaborative design process that supports both creative and practical design solutions. From the open office plan that encourages teamwork to the firm’s bocce team, Valley Architects is a place where creative minds can come together to explore design solutions that make Napa Valley and our world a healthier and more vibrant place.