Judson Taylor

Senior Principal


AA. Judson Taylor joined Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) in 2000.  Mr. Taylor is an architect registered by the State of California and Arizona, and is a principal of SGH.  Mr. Taylor received a B.A. in Architectural Studies in 1991 and an M.S. in Construction Management in 1999 from the University of Washington.  Mr. Taylor is a member of the American Institute of Architects and the Construction Specifications Institute.  Mr. Taylor is a specialist in the design and construction of building-envelope materials and systems, in all aspects of construction including wood-framed structures, high-rise structures, masonry, with all forms of exterior cladding including stucco, exterior insulation and finish, prefabricated panels, windows, window walls, curtain walls, plaza/terrace decks over occupied and unoccupied spaces, balconies, decks, roofs and above- and below-grade waterproofing, and has extensive experience in the specification, selection, installation, and testing of these building components.  Mr. Taylor also has extensive experience in the investigation and remediation of building-envelope deficiencies of existing buildings, including the specification, selection, installation, and testing of building-envelope system renovations.  Mr. Taylor has served as the principal architect for new and renovation building-envelope projects, including providing construction administration, quality assurance, and quality control services to owners during construction.