TRC Team

Terry R. Cunningham, A.I.A. – President

EDUCATION:
Master of Architecture, University of Texas at Arlington.1979
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Texas at Arlington.1976

PROFESSIONAL:
Texas Registered Architect since 1982
American Institute of Architects
Texas Society of Architects
Ft. Worth Chapter AIA
Building Code Board of Appeals- City of Arlington

EXPERIENCE:
Terry R. Cunningham has been responsible for overseeing the complete overall architectural design and construction of many types of projects since 1979. His experience includes working with large architectural firms, real estate developers and construction management companies. Project roles have included project architect, construction administrator, project manager and finally principal architect of record. His experience also includes construction management of small to medium size projects. The types of projects Mr. Cunningham has been involved with is quite diverse. Offices , Banks , Churches, Health Care ,Commercial Centers , upscale single family residential, multi-family residential and entire communities have been created with his designs and oversight.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:
Active Deacon- First Baptist Church Arlington
Arlington Chamber of Commerce
Building Code Board of Appeals- City of Arlington
Retired Scoutmaster – Boy Scouts of America
Life Membership Award from PTA
Enjoys hiking, biking, reading

Amir E. Safvat, A.I.A. – Associate Architect

EDUCATION:
Master of Architecture, University of Texas at Arlington.2010
Honors Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Texas at Arlington.2008
(Magna Cum Laude) Minor in Architectural History

PROFESSIONAL:
Texas Registered Architect since 2013
American Institute of Architects
Texas Society of Architects
Dallas Chapter AIA 

EXPERIENCE:
Amir Safvat is currently working in a variety of experiences in the profession of architecture. He has worked for several firms over the last six years including Terry R. Cunningham Architects. His project experience is in retail, hospitality, medical and educational. He is well versed in preliminary planning, design presentations, construction plans and project management.

ACADEMIC AWARDS:
Dallas AIA Travel scholarship 2010
Honors college scholarship, UTA, 2008

HOBBIES:
Enjoys hiking, international travel, reading, craftsman work

Roberto Oviedo – Architectural Designer

EDUCATION:
Candidate for Master of Architecture, University of Texas at Arlington.2019
Bachelor of Science in Interior Design, University of Texas at Arlington.2017

EXPERIENCE:
Jose Roberto Oviedo is just starting off his career in architecture with Terry R. Cunningham Architects. Before this, he was a furniture designer for a custom cabinet company in Arlington, TX. He has project experience in retail, medical and educational design, working from preliminary planning all the way to construction documentation. His favorite work activity is designing buildings and creating beautiful renderings for clients.

AWARDS:
KROB Delineation Competition Finalist 2017
Omniplan – Harrell Hamilton Scholarship, UTA 2018
KROB Delineation Competition Finalist 2018
LiA PERSPECTIVAS FW 2019

HOBBIES:
Although he was born and raised in Dallas, TX, Roberto loves to travel and visit new places. He is also a car fanatic and motorcycle enthusiast, as he believes they are sculptures that have similarities to buildings. On his spare time, he loves to build things, sketch, and spend time in nature.