Deborah Merklin

Deborah Merklin

Mountainside, NJ, US



For more than 12 years of practicing architecture at the senior level, I have been solving design needs in the areas of resort hospitality, mixed-use, and high-end custom and multi-family residential. My specialties include both contemporary and traditional architectural interiors.  My main expertise is in strategic and tactical planning and productivity accomplishment.  

Experienced in all phases of the design process from programming and schematics through design development and construction documents. 

The potential for meaning and vitality exists for all environments and user groups.       


PBS&J, Orlando, FL, US, Senior Designer/Project Manager

Senior Designer / Project Manager, POST, BUCKLEY, SCHUH & JERNIGAN CORPORATION(PBS&J), Orlando, FL, a large, international E&A firm specializing in engineering, architecture, planning, environmental science, and construction management with over 4,000 employees.

Presently an Architectural Design Consultant in private practice.

Jan 2007 - Jan 2009


Istituto per L'Arte e il Restauo, Florence, IT, Conservation of Paintings

Sep 1987 - Jun 1989

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 1975 - Jun 1980

Areas of Specialization