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.


Jim Moy

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

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 to…

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Dan Noyes

Assoc. AIA, IAA
Principal / Senior Manager

As a principal and project manager, Dan builds relationships with clients by listening and developing sculpted vision for the client's needs and ultimate built solutions.  Dan's background is in Higher Education, Cultural, Corporate and Health…

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Project Managers

Sarah Bloom

Project Manager / Architect

As an Architect, Sarah participates in a variety of project tasks including creating and presenting design ideas, generating construction documents, consultant coordination, and client communications. Her consistent attention to detail and focus on…

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Jennifer Hodgson

Assoc. AIA
Project Manager / 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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Drew Wolf

Assoc. AIA
Associate Project Manager

Drew joined Blumentals/Architecture in May, 2018 after receiving his Masters of Architecture from North Dakota State University.  His team-driven mindset, diverse skillset and attention to detail makes him an integral part of the B/A team.  …

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Design Staff

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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Ethan Weiche

Assoc. AIA
Architectural Designer / Emerging Professional

Our newest addition to the team, Ethan joined Blumentals/Architecture in September, 2022. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a Bachelor of Science in Design as well as a Bachelor of Arts, studying both philosophy and…

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Matt Embers

Assoc. AIA
Architectural Designer

Matt joined Blumentals/Architecture in the spring of 2023 after moving from Kansas City to Minneapolis. He graduated from the University of Kansas with a Masters of Architecture after completing the Studio 804 Design/Build program. Following this, he…

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Administrative Staff

Tina Keller

Office Manager

As Office Manager, Tina 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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Our Founder

Janis Blumentals, founder of Blumentals/Architecture passed away peacefully on October 23, 2017.  As a talented architect, great mentor, and friend to all of us at Blumentals/Architecture, Janis led a very inspiring and dedicated career.  Janis…

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