A Foundation of Excellent People
Daniel A. Summers, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C
Principal in Charge, President
Daniel Summers holds a Master of Architecture from the University of South Florida and has gained more than 30 years of experience in the profession, including leadership roles in all phases of the architectural process, from master planning through construction. As president of BSSW Architects, he has directed multi-disciplinary collaborative teams, providing comprehensive design services with many models of project delivery. His professional background includes architecture and urban design and planning, and he has served as principal and lead architect for urban infill, governmental, historic restoration, residential resort and hospitality planning, and building design projects throughout Southwest Florida. He has been the recipient of two Merit Awards in Architecture from the American Institute of Architects; Distinguished Alumnus Awards from the University of South Florida, and was in the Leadership Collier Class of 1999. A leader in the profession, he is accredited with the United States Green Building Council, a member of the Collier County Building Industry Association, and serves on the advisory board to the University of South Florida School of Architecture and Community Design. His community service includes leadership as board president of the Child Advocacy Center of Collier County from 2008 to 2012, and as a board member of the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce from 2002 to 2008, for which he was named Outstanding Board Member in 2004.
Kevin Williams - AIA, RID, NCARB
Principal, Vice President
Holding a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Kevin Williams’ graduate studies focused on Urban Design & Planning. He now has more than 25 years of experience in public sector design and management. He has worked with many clients, delivering a broad range of projects from educational and government facilities to public safety and hospitality. Kevin has earned the respect and trust of clients who depend upon his expertise and effective communication. This combination of strengths consistently brings projects to completion on time and on budget. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects, Florida Trust for Historic Preservation and the City of Fort Myers Historic Preservation Commission. He served as vice president of the Lee Trust for Historic Preservation and chairman of the Lee County Historic Preservation Board.