The Collaborative


Dave Serra

Dave Serra has worked on more than 100 college and university projects across the region. His ability to effectively lead a team of both in-house staff and outside consultants directly relates to the success of his projects, as well as his abundant number of repeat clients. Utilizing an extremely service-oriented and efficient approach, Dave routinely takes on the most challenging projects; often involving accelerated schedules, complex renovations, occupied spaces and phased construction. Although his experience spans a variety of projects, Dave’s expertise lies in the renovation of science and academic facilities.

Ray Micham, AIA, LEED AP
Architect / Principal

Ray Micham’s natural creativity and design sensitivity has played a major role in the programming and design development of some of the firm’s largest higher education projects. He has an intense appreciation for architectural details and is especially adept at making designs “work.” A LEED AP, Ray is passionate about sustainable practices, which led him to eagerly undertake the design of Michigan’s first K-12 LEED Platinum project. He also plays a major role in furthering sustainable initiatives in Toledo and throughout Ohio, thus being called upon regularly to speak on green design and the future of energy-efficient buildings.