Ryan Cornelsen

Ryan has over 20 years of experience designing and managing projects in Monterey County. A natural leader and problem solver, Ryan joined WRD Architects in 2016 where he brings innovative and thoughtful solutions to some of the biggest challenges. His design experience includes affordable housing complexes, universities, businesses, restaurants, hotels and homes.

Role: Project Manager

Community Involvement:

  • Advisory Board Director with Mission Trails Regional Occupational Program
  • Elder Board member with Salinas Valley Community Church
  • Young Life volunteer leader
  • Former AIA Board Associates Co-Director

Inspiration: I like the people I work with and being part of a team. It is incredible to see how we can bring out the best in each other and ultimately create something better together, than if we were doing it on our own.

Ryan Cornelsen, Project Manager