Jacob Woods

Project Designer

The Pennsylvania State University

Jacob Woods arrived in the Lowcountry with an impressive skill set and industry savvy after graduating from Penn State University in 2021. With a Bachelor of Architecture and minor degrees in architectural history and landscape architecture, Jacob brings a uniquely comprehensive perspective to each project. His experience at FVHD Architects in Trenton, NJ, entailed educational design with a focus on multiple area elementary schools. As a member of CAG’s commercial design team, Jacob is committed to expanding his skills and portfolio, as well as sharing his talent with Revit. When he’s not on the job, Jacob is creating in the kitchen. Jacob also enjoys his free time on Hilton Head Island with a good book beachside or adventuring through the many parks in the area.

Describe your process:  I’m still discovering my process – for now, it involves sprawling checklists, plenty of sketching, and some background music

Quote relevant to your work life:  “Let them eat cake” … I like to eat cake and I like to make cake (or any dessert for that matter)

What is that life changing song or album:  Don’t Panic! – All Time Low

Who is the best movie villain:  Jack Torrance in The Shining

What is the next thing on your bucket list:  Buy a Jeep, take off the doors and never put them back on again

Where would you relocate if you were forced to leave the country:  Rome, living above a gelateria