Matt Sears (Emeritus)AIA, LEED-AP NCARB

Matt is SGA’s foundingĀ principle devoted to the exploration of complex building solutions. Matt has over 32 years of experience in programming, master planning, design and management of technologically advanced environments for research and development and higher education clients. He is a LEED Accredited Professional. Mr. Sears has served asĀ an adjunct lecturer for fourth year design at the College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (CALA), University of Arizona.

Matt retired on April 15th, 2016.


Bachelor of Science in Architecture University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. 1980

Architectural Registration
  • Arizona, 1983
  • Minnesota, 1995
  • Washington, 1996
  • Oregon, 1997
  • Pennsylvania, 1997
  • New York, 1997
  • New Mexico, 1997
  • New Jersey, 1997
  • California, 1997
  • Texas, 2007
  • Iowa 2012
Design Awards
  • Ventana Medical Systems, Tucson, AZ
  • Los Alamos National Labratory, Nicholas C. Metropolis Center for Modeling & Simulation, Los Alamos, NM
  • Los Alamos National Labratory - NSSB, Los Alamos, NM
  • Sandia National Labratories, CINT Core, Albuguergue, NM
  • Windwardside, Tucson, AZ
  • The Marketplace, Tucson, AZ
  • AMD - Submicron Development Center, Sunnyvale, CA