Todd R. Phillippi, NCARB, LEED AP
Todd Phillippi is a licensed architect and professional planner with over 30 years of experience in building design and master planning. For the past 20 years his practice has focused on facilities for churches and Christian ministries. During this period, he has worked with over a hundred churches and ministries in the U.S., Canada and several mission projects abroad. The churches have included small and large congregations of many denominations as well as non-denominational / independent congregations. He has written and conducted workshops for church leaders on contemporary church facility design and planning. As a National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) certificate holder, he is qualified for licensure throughout the United States and Canada. A graduate of Temple University in Architecture, he is also an accomplished landscape designer, holding a Certificate of Merit from the world renowned Longwood Gardens. He also has significant practical construction experience, working for a large building contractor for several years.
Todd has a passion to help church leaders create effective facilities that do not strain finances. This has resulted in the development of many unique planning and projection tools that help churches see the future and develop strategies to meet current and anticipated needs. He studies and attends conferences to understand current trends in the church and their impact on the development of new facilities. Moreover, he seeks to be led by the Holy Spirit as he works with ministries and as he approaches each design he works on.