Working with your vision, we can take your project through from concept to project completion. Our team can help you make the right decisions and guide you through the design and building processes with our creativity and expertise. Collectively, our varied and extensive work experience covers a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on both heritage and contemporary alterations. We utilise thoughtful and well resolved detailing and documentation practises in order to realise your project.
STEPHEN JONES (B ARCH)
Stephen graduated from the University of Auckland in 1994 with a Bachelor of Architecture. He has worked with heritage and conservation specialists Salmond Reed Architects in Auckland for 8 years and for classical specialists Christopher Smallwood Architects and Julian Bicknell and Associates in London for 7 years. Stephen has travelled extensively throughout Europe, Central Asia, China and the Middle East, returning to New Zealand in 2004 and becoming a Registered Architect in 2006. Stephen established Stephen Jones Architects in 2009, and is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Architects
DIXON FONG (B ARCH)
Dixon graduated from The University of Auckland in 2006 and has over 10 years of architectural experience. Starting his career at MC2 Architects with high-end modern houses, Dixon later found his passion with conservation and heritage architecture while working at Salmond Reed Architects in Auckland. Joining Stephen Jones Architects in 2012, Dixon is a key member of the company and through his career has developed a broad range of expertise in architectural services, leadership and management.
JESSICA-KATE SODO (M ARCH)
Jessica joined Stephen Jones Architects in 2012 and has been involved in the production of developed design and construction documentation for a range of projects. Graduating from The University of Auckland in 2012 with a Master of Architecture (Professional) (First Class Honours), Jessica also enjoys surfing, running and spending time outdoors.
KRYSTA TATE (M ARCH)
Krysta graduated from Victoria University of Wellington in 2013, with a Master of Architecture (Professional). She spent 18 months living and working in Halifax, Canada, before returning to New Zealand in 2014. Krysta has a strong background in 3-d computer modelling and previously worked with Peddle Thorp Aitken in Auckland, before joining Stephen Jones Architects in 2016.
MEGAN KULLY (BSc.Eng. Civil, M ARCH)
Megan graduated from the University of Alberta with her Bachelor of Engineering in 2006, before moving to New Zealand and completing her Master of Architecture (Professional) (Honours). Megan has been with Stephen Jones Architects since early 2015 where she has worked on the developed design and construction documentation for large and small projects. Originally from Canada, Megan enjoys travelling and making the most of the Kiwi sunshine.
(M ARCH PROF. HONS.)
Sophia graduated with a Master of Architecture (Professional) (Honours) from The University of Auckland in 2018 after completing a Bachelor of Architectural Studies majoring in Interior Architecture as well as a Graduate Diploma in Designed Environments majoring in Project Management, both at Victoria University of Wellington. She first joined Stephen Jones Architects while in her final year of studying before joining full time in 2018. In 2019 she brought Albert, a Welsh Springer Spaniel into the team.
ANA JAUREGUI (B ARCH)
Ana joined Stephen Jones Architects in August 2016. Before moving to New Zealand in 2016, Ana graduated in 2014 in Brazil with a Bachelor of Architecture and Planning, where she has worked on a number of heritage, conservation and residential projects. Ana enjoys travelling and has explored most of South America, and loves to influence the rest of the office with her South American baking.
KEN YAO (M ARCH)
Ken joined Stephen Jones Architects in 2018 and is an architectural graduate who has a passion for quality design. He is involved in all aspects of project development from initial concept through to construction documentation and detailed design. Before joining Stephen Jones Architects, Ken graduated from The University of Auckland in 2015 with a Master of Architecture, and has previously worked on high-end residential developments at Paul Brown Architects. Ken enjoys travelling and is always on the lookout for a new destination to visit.