2000/2004Masters of Architecture, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2000/2004Bachelor of Design in Architecture, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
1999Vicenza Institute of Architecture University of Florida, Vicenza, Italy
Previous Professional Experience:
2009/2011Heery Design, Orlando, FL
2007/2008RLF, Inc., Winter Park, FL
2004/2007Baker Barrios Architects, Inc., Orlando, FL
2001Dougherty + Chavez, Architects, PA, Destin, FL
1995/2001DAG Architects, Inc., Destin, FL
2006-currentAdjunct Professor, Valencia Community College, Orlando, FL
2002/2004Graduate Assistant, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2003Teaching Assistant, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2011Valencia Community College, Orlando, FL
2010Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
2010University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
2009University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
This award is given to honor and recognize a young architect who consistently demonstrates excellence and exceptional promise. The committee cited Wes's strong leadership skills, community involvement and pursuit for excellence in design as just a few reasons that he was selected for the honor.
Awarded the AIA Florida Award of Merit in Design, in the un-built category for the design of the Orlando Commuter Rail Station located in Orlando, Florida.
One of six speakers selected to discuss the future of design in Orlando. Featherston's on process in architecture.
Awarded an Honorable Mention in the Central Florida Modern Round Building Reuse Competition for the reuse of the precast concrete panels in the design of the Orlando Commuter Rail Station located in Orlando, Florida.
Awarded the AIA Orlando Award of Excellence in the un-built category for the Smart Car Dealership located in Orlando, Florida .
Winner of the Decatur Modern Design Challenge for the design of the Decatur Residence prototype.
2009-currentAIA Orlando Chapter, AIA Orlando Chapter's Board of Directors, serving as the Programs Committee Chair, Orlando, Florida.
2010-currentCrealde School of Art, Board of Directors, Winter Park, Florida.
2010-currentYAF Orlando Chapter, Director of Financing, Orlando, Florida.
2009-currentMills 50 Main Street District, Design Committee, Orlando, Florida.