BDA

Principals

Building Design for Animals

Paul Gladysz, AIA, NCARB, CSI, ICC, Principal Architect

Paul Gladysz, AIA, NCARB, CSI, ICC

A Principal of BDA Architecture, Paul has over 30 years’ experience in design and managing of animal care facilities. Involved in over 300 animal health care projects, including 20 award-winning projects, he specializes in veterinary specialty, referral and critical care centers and animal boarding.

An expert in animal care architecture, Paul has completed projects in almost every region of the country and abroad. He has contributed articles to veterinary publications and published articles on the use of new construction materials and methods.

Paul is also a founding partner of CMP, Inc., a construction and equipment integration company dedicated exclusively to animal care facilities.

  • Registered Architect in twenty-three states
  • NCARB Certified
  • Member of the American Institute of Architects
  • Member of the Construction Specifications Institute
  • Member of the International Codes Council
  • Master's and Bachelor's Degrees in Architecture (NY, 1980)

Dave Gasser, AIA, NCARB, Principal Architect

Dave Gasser, AIA, NCARB

Since joining BDA Architecture in 1999, Dave has specialized his Architectural Degree in the design of animal care facilities. Over the past twenty-three years, he has completed over 100 animal care facilities all over the United States, Canada and abroad. His projects include veterinary hospitals, animal adoption shelters, equine and mixed animal practices, and university veterinary school facilities.

As an expert in animal care architecture, Dave speaks at major veterinary conferences in the United States and has written articles for veterinary publications.

  • Registered Architect in twenty states
  • Member of the American Institute of Architects
  • NCARB Certified
  • Bachelor's Degree in Architecture (NM, 1999)

Colin Campbell, NCARB, Principal Architect

Colin Campbell, NCARB

Colin joined BDA Architecture in 2002, and has designed veterinary hospital and animal care projects throughout the country. With facilities ranging from 1,200 square feet to 56,000 square feet, he has become an expert in animal care architecture projects of all sizes.

A number of Colin’s projects have received veterinary hospital design awards and include veterinary referral and specialty centers, general practice hospitals and veterinary emergency facilities.

  • NCARB CERTIFIED
  • REGISTERED ARCHITECT
  • 10+ VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN AWARDS
  • MASTER'S AND BACHELOR'S DEGREES IN ARCHITECTURE (NM, 1998)

Becky Gasser, NCARB, Principal, Director of Design

Becky Gasser, NCARB

Becky joined the BDA team in 2010 after graduating with a degree in Architecture. Her love for animals combined with her passion for design inspired her to pursue a specialized career in the design & construction of animal care facilities.

She has completed animal care facility projects all across the United States, ranging from pet resorts and vet hospitals to animal shelters and guide dog facilities. Her areas of expertise include floor plan design, 3D modeling and rendering, exterior elevation design, interior design, and material selection.

Becky shares her specialized expertise by speaking at veterinary conferences alongside other industry experts.

  • NCARB CERTIFIED
  • BACHELOR OF ARCHITECTURE DEGREE (CA, 2010)
  • MINOR ART & DESIGN (CA, 2010)