Vincent Oles

Vincent Oles

Salt Lake City, UT, US



I am licensed in California (1980) and Utah (2004) and Wyoming (2013) . I have over 35 years experience as a Design and Project Architect/Manager for Institutional, Higher Ed. and K-12 Educational, Commercial( including parking,office, retail and restaurant projects), Civic (Convention Center), Single and Multi-Family Housing, Mixed-Use and Religious projects.

I have designed prototype housing using ISBU's (shipping containers)  and have a small house that was completed in 2013, "The Sarah House Utah", for a local non-profit housing group.

I am currently designing multi and single family houses, industrial and commercial buildings and advising for a local Charter School.

I design projects that are environmentally aware of their site and responsive to the needs and budget of their owners.


Vincent Oles Architect AIA,llc., Owner/Architect

Owner/Architect of small practice doing all phases of project marketing, design and production. projects include custom single family and multi-family residential projects in California and Utah.
Research and Development of prototype housing using ISBU (shipping containers) as structural frame.

Mar 2004 - current

MHTN Architects, Senior Design Architect, Senior Associate

Senior Design Architect for a wide variety of project types including Higher Ed., K-12 Educational, Civic, Religious, Commercial and Mixed-Use.

Responsibilities include Programming, Budgets , developing Concept and Schematic Design direction/documents and leading production teams through Design Development and Construction Documents Phases.

May 1995 - Mar 2004


Louisiana State University, BArch, College of Environmental Design

5 year Professional Degree program in Architecture.

Sep 1972 - Aug 1976

Dutchess County Community College (SUNY), Architectural Design Technology

This 2 yr. Pre-professional program was an introduction to a variety of building and construction types with an emphasis on drafting and detailing strategies.

Sep 1970 - Jun 1972


Masonry Design, CEFPI, Other

Numerous awards for K-12 schools and Civic Projects while employed with MHTN Architects.