Paul McElwee, AIA, LEED AP

Mr. McElwee brings over 20 years of experience specializing in multi-unit residential communities. His portfolio includes affordable and market rate developments, senior housing, assisted living, multi-family, SRO and special needs housing.  Paul is the recipient of several awards for his design work from various organizations, such as The Enterprise Foundation, San Francisco SPUR, and Dwell Magazine.

Colleges attended and degrees earned

Bachelors of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University

When did I start at HKIT


My dream home

A cabin in the woods

Hidden talent

Singer, fiddler, and mandolin player

Types of projects I am most passionate about

Housing, especially urban infill and affordable

An award I've won

Dwell Magazine’s “Nice Modernist Award”