Portrait of Mark Burnes

Mark Burnes, AIA, NCARB


Placemaking is the at the heart of Mark’s design ethos. He creates distinctive places to live, work, learn and play. His design philosophy is based on careful listening and thorough analysis. Mark’s experience spans senior living, mixed-use, and corporate offices and interiors projects. Mark is well versed in a variety of project delivery methods, including Design / Build, Pre-selected Construction Management, and Design/Bid/Build. Effective teaming strategies and open communication drive Mark’s approach to design. He invites collaboration between client, contractor, designer and other key stakeholders. Mark’s unyielding commitment to service, expansive portfolio and limitless enthusiasm make him an asset to the firm. Prior to joining Harriman, Mark was the founder of Foreside Architects.