Faleide Architecture


Ron Faleide’s award-winning designs reflect his unique blend of academic rigor and hands-on experience in making buildings. 

Ron holds a degree in Architecture from North Dakota State University and masters degrees from Harvard University and Virginia Polytechnic Institute. 

Balancing his knowledge of architectural history and theory, Ron has 31 years of design experience in the building industry, including extensive experience in working in the field doing:  structural systems, carpentry, mechanical, plumbing, electrical and finish work.  As a result, his designs are informed by current and historical technologies and trends, reflecting Ron’s rigorous education and wide-ranging office and field experience. 

Ron believes the architect has an obligation to specifically meet the client’s needs and budget, while at the same time offering an expanded context for architectural decision making.  A context which can enhance the satisfaction of the client’s needs and the enjoyment of both the building and the building experience.