Sean M. O’Hara, AIA, NCARB,

Principal and Architect

Sean is an architect and a founder of EVstudio. He founded his own firm so that he could rethink the traditional firm and focus on client-centric architecture. A tenacious problem solver, Sean isn’t satisfied until he has the right solution. He brings a “can do” attitude, a seriousness about quality and a relaxed demeanor to each project.

Sean has significant experience with schools and educational facilities. His other work has included affordable and market-rate multi-family projects, offices, government projects, educational projects, mixed-use developments, master planning and performance spaces.He’s also been the architect for dozens of custom single family homes throughout Colorado.

Sean earned two degrees in architecture and one in education, specifically instructional technology and design. Sean is a licensed Architect in Colorado, Texas, New Mexico, Saskatchewan and an NCARB Certificate holder. He is also a LEED Accredited Professional. In his spare time, Sean is a soccer coach for six-year-olds, a cub scout leader, an AIA Denver Board member and actively involved in volunteer work. He lives in Denver with his wife, three children, and one Rhodesian Ridgeback.

Master of Architecture
Georgia Institute of Technology

Master of Education
Instructional Psychology & Technology
University of Oklahoma

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Design
University of Oklahoma

Licensed Architect in Colorado, Texas, New Mexico and Saskatchewan

NCARB Certificate Holder

LEED Accredited Professional

EVstudio Architects, Engineers & Planners
Principal, Architect and Founder

Odell Architects, Evergreen, CO
Project Designer

Semple Brown Design, Denver, CO
Job Captain

Gerou & Associates, Evergreen, CO
Job Captain

LKS Architects, Atlanta, GA
Architectural Intern

Philmont Scout Ranch, Cimmaron, NM
Associate Director of Conservation

Boettcher Center auditorium renovations and building demolition at the University of Denver
Ammi Hyde Graduate School of Professional Psychology renovations at the University of Denver
Christian House of Prayer campus master plan
Fisher Early Learning Center classrooms renovation
Nola Ruth Master Plan
Buckley Working Dog Facility
Centennial Towers English Language Center
Holly Park Community Center & Daycare
Denver Montclair International School Gymnasium, Stage, Cafeteria Remodel
Denver Montclair International School Kimak Preschool Building Remodel
Denver Montclair International School Campus Planning and Studies
Evergreen Montessori School Gymnasium Addition
Warrior in Transition Complex Company Headquarters at Fort Hood
Warrior in Transition Soldier Family Assistance Center at Fort Hood
Clear Creek Road Building Complex in Killeen, Texas
High Pointe LEED sustainability consulting and documentation