Matt Faichnie

Matt Faichnie
Senior Project Designer

Matt is a senior-level design professional with over 20 years of specialized experience in architectural design, entitlements, and concept design through construction documentation, visualization, graphics, and marketing. He is responsible for project management, pre-planning, design, and construction administration. He works closely with the design teams and keeps clients informed of progress while providing direction to in-house staff.


*Prior to Essenza

  • Mead Community Center, Mead, CO
  • Adams County South Parks Maintenance Facility, Commerce City, CO
  • Denver Indoor Pool Training Facility, Aurora, CO
  • Westminster Swim and Fitness Renovation, Westminster, CO
  • Longmont Museum Expansion, Longmont, CO
  • Adam F. Press Fitness Center - El Pomar Sports Center, Colorado Springs, CO*
  • DELO Mixed-Use Development, Louisville, CO*
  • Art District Lofts - 1275 Santa Fe Ave, Denver, CO*
  • The Foundry - Mixed-Use Development, Fort Collins, CO
  • Viega Corporate Headquarters, Broomfield, CO*
  • Trimble Headquarters, Westminster, CO*
  • United States Olympic Committee Headquarters, Colorado Springs, CO*
  • St. Vrain Community Hub, Longmont, CO*
  • The Lion - Luxury Condominiums, Vail, CO*
  • Rocky Vista University Southern Utah Campus, Ivans, UT*
  • American University of the Caribbean, St Maarten*
  • Songhua Lake Resort Mountaintop Restaurant, Jilin Province, China*


Post-Graduate Diploma in Architecture Heriot Watt University
Edinburgh, Scotland

Bachelor of Arts in International Architecture Huddersfield University
W. Yorkshire, England

Architectural Intern Colorado Architecture Partnership
Colorado Springs CO 2000 - 2005