Meet Our Team

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John Parker

CEO / President

John has vast experience designing and managing a variety of development and construction projects for public and private companies. As a former Walt Disney Imagineer, John learned to bring creativity and immerse story into every project. John has worked on projects for Disney in Florida and California, winning the industry-recognized TEA (Themed Entertainment Association) award for his work on Soarin’ Over California.


Danae Dougherty

Managing Principal

Wanting to understand the holistic relationship between interior, building, and site design, Danae pursued an undergraduate degree in Interior Design and a Masters Degree in Architecture from UCLA. Project experience includes healthcare, commercial, education, retail, hospitality, non-profit, and faith-based. Danae’s passion and specialty is the adaptive reuse of underutilized and aging spaces.


Robert Bergmann

Creative Principal

Prior to joining Visioneering Studios, Bob served as the Principal Designer at AECOM (the world’s largest A&E firm). This opened the door for design work with Disney, Universal, Warner Bros, and international resorts. Eventually, Bob became the first designer at Visioneering Studios and his dream of combining art, science and theology came together. He is grateful to lead the design team in this meaningful venture.


James Cortez

Chief Financial Officer

James brings a diverse background in real estate development, property transactions, and construction, as well as over a decade of experience in finance and accounting. He brings a unique focus on stewardship and process improvement while highlighting and fostering effective design and creativity.


Greg Ahmann

VP of Development & Construction

Greg has been in the construction industry since 1996 and is responsible for managing projects from pre-construction through project completion. He has extensive experience guiding projects through conceptual design, entitlements, and budget management in all development phases. Greg has overseen the completion of projects in numerous fields, including hospitality, medical, industrial, residential, auto, finance public works, and retail.


Dave Milam

VP of Strategic Design

Having served in the non-profit sector for over 20 years, Dave Milam stands firmly at the intersection of design and visual storytelling. He has a passion for guiding leaders through their unique challenges to bring their vision to life. As Vice President of Strategic Design at Visioneering Studios, Dave comes alongside project leads, owners, and developers to educate and consult them on how to take their space from where they are to where they want to be.

Amanda Grella

Strategic Design Coordinator

Alex Fernando

Senior Accountant

Art Velasco

Director of QA / QC

Austin Finney

Architectural Designer

Barry Morris, NCARB

Principal Architect

Brian Parker

Construction Assistant Project Manager

Christa Benners

Project Designer

Christopher Francis, AIA

Principal Architect

Cory Cragle

Project Designer

Darin Will

Construction Project Engineer

David Peterson, OSHA 30

Construction General Superintendant

Deanne Schlegel

Construction Project Coordinator

Gale Coffman

Sr. Construction Superintendent

Gloria Rendon Thomas

Architectural Designer

Jason Narath

Construction Project Manager

Kimberly Wilson, CM-BIM

Construction Project Engineer

Matthew Adams

Construction Superintendent

Melanie Maurer

Interior Designer

Missy Parker

Office Manager

Mumta Chudasama

Architectural Designer

Ryan Hubbard

Brand Strategist

Ryan Spint, DBIA

Director of Construction

Shirley Kasiano

Director of Construction

Tim Pierce

Architectural Designer

Tim Ryan

AP Coordinator

Will Pate, MAcc

Financial Reporting Supervisor

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