Ernest Lopez

Senior Project Leader

Savannah College of Art & Design

Meet Ernest, a SCAD graduate and an accomplished architectural designer with a passion for crafting superior commercial and residential buildings. With a wealth of experience, Ernest ensures that every project meets the highest standards of functionality and aesthetics.

Bringing to the table a proven knack for translating architectural visions into reality, Ernest excels in producing detailed drawings that encompass plans, elevations, sections, and captivating 3D views. Proficient in industry-leading software such as AutoCAD, Photoshop CS, and Revit, Ernest adeptly utilizes technical expertise to develop compelling presentations, renderings, and immersive 3D illustrations that breathe life into conceptual designs.

Outside the realm of architecture, Ernest is a dedicated family person and an avid soccer enthusiast, spending weekends cheering on kids' games and even hitting the field himself. When not immersed in the world of construction and design, he and his family unwind by cruising on the boat and exploring sandbars. With a commitment to growth and a diverse skill set honed over two decades, Ernest is poised to make significant contributions to Court Atkins Group's success while fostering a culture of collaboration and innovation.

Describe your process:  To create spaces that connect and bring emotions to the client. Use the building structure as part of your design.

Quote relevant to your work life:  Don’t stress over the things that you can’t control.

What is that life changing song or album:  Don't really have one. But anything country!

Who is the best movie villain:  “Dottie” the asteroid that killed Harry (Bruce Willis) in “Armageddon.”

What is the next thing on your bucket list:  Travel more!

Where would you relocate if you were forced to leave the country:  Somewhere in the Caribbean.