General Interest

Ratcliff announces the promotion of JANET EVERETT, MINNING GAO, RYAN HAYASHIDA, MICHELLE NIP and DAVE OLSEN to senior associate of the firm and of HOLLY DUNIGAN, MICHAEL HSU, KELLEY LEMON, MARK MCFARLIN, BETH NELSON and KING TANG to associate.  Congratulations on your hard work, focus...

Below is a list of all the things we as a company are doing (or would like to be doing) to help reduce our carbon footprint. Save a Sample – Ratcliff donated 5 boxes of used architectural samples and $150 to the scholarship fund. Support...

Ratcliff enjoys participating in the biggest sandcastle competition in Northern California. The annual Sandcastle Classic in Ocean Beach benefits LEAP Arts in Education. Partnering with fellow designers, engineers and builders our staff and their families enjoy getting wet and sandy to support art programs in...

Ratcliff’s John Sealander and Gary Jereczek continue their involvement on the AIACC Healthcare Facilities Forum, which focuses on the many forces that are driving change in the design and construction of healthcare facilities. While lawmakers debate programs and benefits, those charged with the delivery of...

Ratcliff’s Patricia Alarcón co-presented on the power of shared collective experience to foster activism and create a movement for change. In this workshop attendees considered the art of storytelling, both from a nuts-and-bolts structural perspective and in terms of its importance as a catalyst for...

Ratcliff is pleased to volunteer for Habitat for Humanity in building strength, stability and independence in partnership with families. Members of the Emerging Professionals Group teamed with Habitat for Humanity Playhouse to assemble and decorate children’s playhouses, which are then donated to families and local...

John Muir Health Showcases Fresh Food and Beautiful Design by Katy Ford and Diane T Sands, Ratcliff. Informed hospital design and operation influences healing outcomes. Good nutrition does the same for our bodies, making us happier, healthier and more content. Knowing that food and nutrition are fundamental...

Staff are invited and encouraged to join the Ratcliff Foresight Group. Goals of the committee include: Understand how world forces are driving change in architecture and imagine future scenarios. Cultivate atmosphere of open, free thinking about opportunities the future will hold 10 years and beyond. ...