GBD Architects
Whit Middlecoff

Whit Middlecoff



Whit has been with GBD for nearly 30 years and has been involved in a wide-range of architectural, commercial and institutional projects. He has managed many projects that include office, housing, government, data centers, and healthcare. His collaborative management style and excellent organizational skills have earned him the respect of contractors and clients alike. He strives to produce creative solutions that combine aesthetics with practical functionality.

Whit has managed several on-call tenant improvement contracts with building owners and many of his projects are in Portland’s major downtown office buildings. In addition, he is keenly aware of the leasing process and serves to help both the building owner and tenant.


Georgia Institute of Technology, Master of Architecture, 1997
Millsaps College, Bachelor of Science, 1993


Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA)
RWVA Project Appleseed, 2011–2019
Friends of the Shelter, Multnomah County Animal Shelter
Boy Scouts of America Troop 115
City of Portland Zoning Code Adjustment Committee, 2016


Registered Architect: Oregon, Washington
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)

© GBD Architects Incorporated 1120 NW Couch St., Suite 300 Portland, OR 97209 Tel. (503) 224-9656

©GBD Architects Incorporated

  • 1120 NW Couch St., Suite 300 Portland, OR 97209
  • (503) 224-9656