Taylor Peterson

Junior Planner, Architectural Designer

Taylor is a Junior Planner and Architectural Designer with The Urban Collaborative. He is fascinated with high performance, sustainable design, and community focused planning, recognizing how these values relate to long term value and enduring purpose for the built environment. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture and a minor in Entrepreneurship from the University of Oregon. 

Taylor brings a technical understanding of multiple software with proficiencies in several programs including Revit, Rhino, and creative Adobe programs including InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. He uses these skills to develop a base of hand-done creative work in graphite or ink from schematic design through to artistic renderings. Taylor possesses a background in construction, with experience in whole house remodel, framing, and finish carpentry. 

Outside of work, Taylor finds joy in creating useful projects and art through ceramics, carpentry, and writing. When the weather is nice, he also enjoys getting out from behind the desk to explore the natural world of the pacific northwest by camping, hiking, and sailing.