About Us

Our Mission. Our Values. Our Services. Our Team.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide our clients with quality, cost-effective design solutions that are tailored to each of their unique goals, constraints and communities.

Our Values

We are dedicated to upholding our reputation of unparalleled communication through honesty, integrity and respect in all our business relationships. We are committed to looking beyond challenges by designing solutions through our passion for design excellence. Our attention to detail is essential to the successful completion of our projects. We value the communities where we work, live and operate, and will seek to continually have a positive impact on our environment as well as ongoing and new relationships with clients and communities.

Our Services

We are a full service architecture firm.


We help you to be confident in your decisions and know that you are getting the best design possible.


We guide you through planning every detail of your project.


Full construction document sets mean its finally time to see your concept become reality.

Our Team

Elizabeth Haynes

Principal Architect

Elizabeth is the principal architect of Elizabeth Haynes Architect, LLC, a design firm based in San Antonio, Texas and recognized for a body of work that is strong in historic, vernacular, and community sentiment. She prides herself on customer service and attention to detail.

Growing up in the small south Texas town of Carrizo Springs, Elizabeth had the freedom to explore and experience a built environment that fostered a sense of community. It was there that she learned and appreciated the unique tenets that the built environment has on a strong and viable community.

With over 16 years experience working for many award-winning firms, including Lake/Flato Architects and Craig McMahon Architects. Her practice with these firms has fostered her appreciation for quality, excellence and an aesthetic that is true to South Texas. In addition to her professional work, Elizabeth has a passion for teaching, having served as a member of the Adjunct Faculty at San Antonio College for seven years.

Elizabeth Haynes

Michelyn Smith

Project Manager

Michelyn graduated The University of Texas at San Antonio in December 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture. She is currently working towards licensure and is currently studying her Masters of Architecture at The University of Texas at San Antonio. Michelyn is involved in many phases of a project, from schematic and design development through construction documentation. Her experiences include historic preservation, design build, and digital fabrication.

Michelyn Smith