“We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.” - Sir Winston Churchill

Matthew McLarand, AIA, NCARB

President & Director of Design

With over 30 years of experience, Matthew McLarand is President and Director of Design of MVE + Partners. Throughout his career, McLarand has led design teams on several of the firm’s complex commercial, mixed-use, and multi-family projects, including high-rise residential and commercial developments. He spearheads the firm’s business development efforts and oversees all architectural assignments for the firm, providing critical feedback and design direction. He leads the firm’s mission, focusing on the fundamental principles of client service, architectural excellence, and design innovation.

  • Bachelor of Architecture
    University of Southern California
Professional Affiliations
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • USC Architectural Guild (Board of Director’s from 2006 – 2009)
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Board  (NCARB)
  • US Green Building Council (USGBC)
Licenses and Registrations
  • Registered Professional Architect in the State of California