Our Firm

“What sets our firm apart is our ability to work cooperatively with clients, general contractors, and developers.”

Wynn L. Warner, RA, AIA, NCARB, CEO

B.A. Art Education
Miami University, Ohio

Mr. Wynn L Warner has 49+ years of Architectural and Engineering experience with more than 35+ years of Project Management. His continuous ability to work cooperatively with clients, general contractors and developers have allowed for him to add to and maintain a diverse portfolio ranging from small residential additions to multi-million dollar facilities.

Current Active Licenses:

  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Indiana
  • Louisianna
  • Michigan
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • Virginia

Nate L. Warner,
Executive Vice President, Principal

B.A. Communications
University Of North Carolina Charlotte

Mr. Nate L. Warner is the driving force behind Warner Architectural Associates’s continued success. His motivational management style and leadership expertise have proven successful time and time again. His role as Executive Vice President allows him the ability to control financial growth and to build lasting relationships with current and future clients. His reputation amongst individual clients, general contractors, developers, and design build companies has earned him the ability to work positively with current and future clients alike.

Ryan D. Warner
Partner, Director of Field Services

Onondaga College
Syracuse, NY

Mr. Ryan D Warner is the acting Director of Field Services. His responsibilities range from project evaluation and field operations and accommodations to field verification of existing conditions and existing construction documentation. From general CAD Operator to Designer, to Production Manager, to Partner, to his critical role as Director of Field Services his reputation has earned him opportunity after opportunity to continue to work positively with current and future clients alike.

David T. Lanham

Georgia College & State University
BA, Economics

Mr. David “Tom” Lanham is responsible for the day to day operations at Warner Architectural Associates. From accounts receivable to accounts payable, he recommends and helps implement measures to improve production methods, quality control, budgeting, and financial forecasting.

Brad L. Smith
Project Manager
Chattahoochee Technical College 
Marietta, Georgia

Mr. Lawrence B. Smith has 6+ years of Architectural and Engineering experience working with Warner Architectural Associates. Within the firm of Warner Architectural Associates, he has worked himself up from a general CAD Operator to an Architectural CAD Designer, to Project Manager. Mr. Smith has progressed at a significant rate and has achieved his own autonomy with individual clients. His role is to design, develop, and maintain project flow while maintaining tight time frames adhered to by the client.

Raymond Lake
Draftsman & Designer
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, Georgia

Mr. Ray Lake was hired by Warner Architectural Associates in 2014. Since joining, Ray has made his mark as a draftsman and designer specializing in the retail and dental markets. His ability to handle clients, solve problems, and effectively and efficiently produce construction documents on a timely basis is a hallmark of his strength.

Evan Pack
Draftsman & Designer
ITT Technical Institute
Kennesaw, Georgia

Mr. Evan Pack has been with Warner Architectural Associates since 2016. His duties include drafting and designing convenient stores, gas stations, and fitness facilities. His abilities to follow instructions, take charge when necessary, identify and solve problems practically and cost effectively stem from his study of computer aided drafting and design, design proposals, construction documents, and service in the United States Marine Corps, where he achieved the rank of Sargeant (RET).

Ryan McCollister, Assoc. AIA
Senior Designer, Intern Architect
Miami University of Ohio
University of Cincinnati
Liberty University
Associate of Arts

Mr. Ryan McCollister joined Warner Architectural Associates in November of 2016. He is regarded by WAA as a highly skilled professional with 18+ years of architectural experience. His strengths include residential and commercial design, project management and leadership, ability to handle clients, solve problems, and effectively and efficiently produce construction documents on a timely basis.

Chris Wilson
Draftsman & Designer
Southern Polytechnic State University
BS, Electrical Engineering Tech

Shannon Dillane
Architectural Development Manager
St. Petersburg College
Mass Comm

ITT Technical Institute, Tampa FL
A.S. Drafting & Design