The firm of J. Kretschmer, Architecture and Art is located in Los Gatos, California and was founded in 2003 and do work in the surrounding areas of San Jose, California.
The firm specializes in small project delivery, primarily residential under 5000 square feet and commercial projects under 10,000 square feet. The company is committed to client satisfaction and quality professional service.
The principal architect, Jennifer Kretschmer, AIA licensed in California and has over 25 years experience in the field of architecture. A graduate of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, she is a member of the American Institute of Architects where she has served at the local and state board of directors. She also holds an NCARB certificate.
In 2002, Jennifer was awarded national recognition when she was selected National Associate AIA Member of the Year. In 2006, she was part of a CNBC new segment spotlighting the business of innovations in architectural technology. Through 2006, 2007, and 2008 Ms. Kretschmer wrote articles for the San Jose Mercury News, Ask an Expert segment. Since moving the firm to Los Gatos in 2008, she has provided service to the community as an Art Docent for LGUSD and a member of the Measure E Citizens Bond Oversight Committee. Since 2015, she has been the chairperson for the AIASCV CRAN (Custom Residential Architect Network).
Jennifer has also expanded the firm to include her passion for the visual arts by offering clients a network of artists for commissioned works including her own artwork.
Areas we serve: Buena Vista, Cambrian Park, Campbell, Cupertino, Fruitdale, Lompico, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Loyola, Monte Sereno, Mountain View, New Almaden, San Jose, Santa Clara, Saratoga, Sunnyvale, Palo Alto, Atherton, Menlo Park, Woodside, Gilroy, Morgan Hill, San Martin, Santa Cruz, Campbell