Sanchez Palmer Architects


Since 2003 Sanchez Palmer Architects has been serving the Washington, DC area community through design excellence.

We are a partnership of design professionals who specialize in architecture, planning and interior environments in the Washington, D.C. area. Formed with an honest commitment to the development of the practice of architecture we are dedicated to providing the best client service possible. Client relationships and a desire for design excellence at all levels form the goals of the studio are reflected in the work we produce. Our team is deep in experience and varied in interest, contributions, and personality.


Our Team

James l. Palmer, RA

Founding partner and design principal


peter vanderpoel, aia

Project Architect, Residential Design

Joseph b. mccoy, AIA, leed ap

Senior Associate


Scott Mcghee, ra, leed ga

Project Architect

lara fada

Intern Architect