Andres Alfaro, AIA
Andres joined us in 2016 when Blackbird Design Studio merged with Helix Architecture + Design. Over the past two years at Helix, he has been instrumental on some of our biggest and most prominent projects: McCownGordon Construction Headquarters, Michael Smith’s new restaurant Farina, and the renovation of the historic Corrigan Building and WeWork tenant improvement. Andres is currently finishing up the his involvement with AIA Kansas City’s Pillars Leadership Program, which is leadership training program for AIA Kansas City members, the purpose of which is to prepare the chapter’s emerging leaders for their role in shaping the future of both the architectural profession and the greater Kansas City metropolitan area. In addition to being a talented architect, Andres is one to always liven up company meetings with a joke or invite the whole office out for happy hour.