About Flynn Architecture

We focus on innovative environments that enhance community and collaboration. We believe in pushing boundaries whenever possible.

Flynn Architecture is a boutique architectural firm with a long history of high profile, innovative project in the Bay Area. The firm has brought a unique perspective to the design of dozens of large mixed-use and urban in-fill projects. Working on forward-thinking projects, such as the Bay Area Impact HUB’s, has positioned founder Teri Flynn as a thought leader in the understanding of how any built environment can be designed to pull people into the community and maximize opportunities for interaction.




Design Guru

As the founder and principal designer of Flynn Architecture, Teri brings a long history of high-end design experience and award-winning projects. She has had the privilege and recognition of designing projects that have set the tone for several of Oakland’s burgeoning districts, including Jack London Square and now Uptown. It is this type of change that pushes Teri to rethink the built environment and it’s influence on people and the community.




Technical Guru

As the technical lead, John oversees the office’s wide variety of projects, including retail, restaurant, office, fitness, co-working, historic reuse, mixed-use, and multi-family. With a primary focus on project management and delivery, he brings a team-based approach to collaborating with clients, consultants, and contractors. From simple to complex projects, John enjoys the process and challenges of each individual project and he tackles them with unique solutions and personalized attention to details.

Making it happen

Architecture is a process. The challenges of each individual project require unique solutions and attention to details.