Daniel James Laster is dedicated to helping people achieve their architectural vision. His expertise in architectural design and computer aided modeling contributes to all project phases. His skills include schematic design, parametric design, BIM, 3D Printing, and full-service book production. He has taught studio courses in computational design and hand drawing.

With an equally rigorous emphasis on hand drawing and digital modeling, Daniel earned his M.Arch from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) with a graduate fellowship and assistantship, with additional studies from Brown University and the University of Torino, Italy. Prior to RISD, he graduated Cum Laude from University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a B.S.Arch. He is a recipient of the Alpha Rho Chi Medal.

Daniel is currently an architectural designer at Gensler in Houston, TX. He is a registered LEED Green Associate and Associate AIA member. When he is not studying for his licensing exams, he frequently reads, DJs, and paints.