1600 Marshall St NE, Suite 1
Minneapolis, MN 55413

The Blumentals Team

“It is through our combined efforts that the greatest solutions shine through.”

At Blumentals/Architecture, we are more than just a collection of individuals; We are a dedicated team working together to provide our clients with exceptional service and value. Each team member offers a unique set of skills and experiences, influencing innovative and thoughtful design.

Principals

Jim Moy

AIA, CID, NCARB
Owner/Principal/President & CEO

As the Owner and Managing Principal of Blumentals/Architecture, Jim has his finger on the pulse of the firm. One of his key roles is to actively review projects during design and construction; ensuring details are up to date along with performing…

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Andy Swartz

AIA, CID, NCARB
Principal/Vice President

As a principal, Andy is integral to the day-to-day operations of the firm including staffing, marketing, and strategic planning. He also actively manages challenging, complex projects—applying his technical knowledge and unique design perspective…

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Janis Blumentals

AIA, CID, NCARB
Principal/Founder

As a founding principal of Blumentals/Architecture, Janis continues to contribute his wisdom and guidance to the firm. Janis now works only 40 hours a week and limits his practice to consulting, client contacts, organizing AIA continuing education…

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Project Managers

Ryan Day

AIA, NCARB, LEED BD+C
Architect/Project Manager

Ryan Day is a registered architect and project manager experienced in a wide variety of project types including residential, non-profit, recreational, industrial, and commercial. Ryan describes the experience of managing as something out of the…

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Nate Bartley

AIA, NCARB
Architect/Project Manager

As an Architect, Nate is involved throughout the design & construction process, working on schematic design and scoping through construction documents and administration.  He enjoys working with clients to define and solve issues, find creative…

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Lori Hunke

AIA, NCARB
Architect/Project Manager

As an Architect, Lori is involved throughout the design & construction process, working on schematic design and scoping through construction documents and administration, including accessible reviews, building code analysis, and experience with…

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Design Staff

Jennifer Hodgson

Assoc. AIA
Architectural Designer/Interiors

As an Architectural Designer and team leader on the design and selection of interior finishes, Jennifer is involved in all the architectural phases of a project from design inception through the construction phases, as well as interior design.…

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Brent Carlson

Assoc. AIA
Senior CAD Technician

As a Senior CAD Technician, Brent is involved in all the architectural phases of a project from design inception through the construction phases. You can find Brent doing site inspections, ADA compliance reviews, construction administration, as well…

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Administrative Staff

Sue Allen

Office Manager

As Office Manager, Sue is involved in almost all aspects of the firm; most important is seeing that the office is running smoothly & efficiently.  She is the first to greet visitors and answer the phones, keeping her in-touch with both clients…

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Julie Moy

Office Assistant

As our Office Assistant, Julie is involved in many different areas of the firm.  Julie assists the office manager in her daily duties by processing accounts receivable, employee paperwork, as well as processing phone calls and mail.  When she is not…

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