Tony Perpignano
Tony PerpignanoAIA- President

With more than 30 years of experience in principal management, architectural design, administration, and planning, Tony has the expertise on project types of all scales and sizes. He’s had a hand in designing many of CWG’s signature structures, but he particularly enjoys designing public schools. Tony has a passion for community service and is an active member of Rotary Club and the Helena Chamber of Commerce.

Kory Kennaugh
Kory KennaughAIA, LEED AP, GGP- Vice President

Kory’s expertise spans across retail, commercial, industrial and transportation facilities. With an early passion for architecture, Kory enjoys working with clients to find innovative approaches to challenging projects. Kory is a member of the Optimist Club, the Helena/Lewis & Clark County Consolidated Planning Board, and the Architectural Society of Helena. Kory enjoys exploring Montana, camping, dirt bike riding, fishing and hunting.

Jason Egeline
Jason EgelineAIA, LEED GA - Vice President

Jason draws on his experiences living and working throughout the West, and brings that diversity to his designs. He is a member of the Architectural Society and active in the Kiwanis Club. He is a long-time volunteer for Merit Badge University, which provides an opportunity to teach students about trends in architecture. Be it working on an innovative school project or racing a 24 hour endurance race, Jason is always looking for something unique that brings the most out of him and the opportunities he encounters.

Colin Pullman
Colin PullmanArchitect-in-Training

With over a decade of professional experience, Colin’s design knowledge is an integral part of the work we do in our office. He has garnered an expertise in remodel projects and an eye for reusing and re-purposing existing spaces to meet modern needs. Colin’s design philosophy is “we shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.” by Winston Churchill. He enjoys people who are passionate about life and like to share their energy with others.

Matt Avard
Matt AvardArchitect-in-Training

Matt’s project experience includes educational, healthcare, government, and recreational facilities. He plays an integral role in all levels of project delivery from design to construction administration. Most of his free time is spent with his wife and two children enjoying family time, home improvement projects, working on vehicles, fishing, folfing, and the occasional road trip.

Liz Rae
Liz RaeArchitect-in-Training
Liz brings a fresh look to the CWG team. She has experience in land surveying and the application of Quartz in commercial counter tops. Liz was raised in Red Lodge, MT and is very excited to be back in the big sky state. When Liz is not working, she enjoys exploring Helena and revisiting places with her daughter.
Joel Ronish
Joel RonishArchitect-in-Training

Helena native, Joel Ronish, returned home after Graduating from MSU’s Architecture Program to join our team as an Architect in Training. He brings a youthful flair to the office from his musical taste to his holistic design approach. Joel takes pride in designing buildings that are responsive to their locations. Joel is conscious of the environment around his buildings, taking into consideration how the landscape can and should influence a design. Joel’s hands-on experience includes: a graduate school project that expanded three semesters of designing, fundraising and building a tiny house for Montana’s first homeless tiny village in Bozeman. In his free time, he likes to garden, listen to music, and spend time in the water.

Alan Stanbery
Alan StanberyStructural Engineer

The widely known and respected, Alan Stanbery, is our firm’s first structural engineer. He brings over 40 years of industry expertise to the table. Though he is a new addition to our staff, we have considered him a part of our team for over 40 years. He is the only employee that has worked with all three generations of past and present CWG partners. Alan has had a successful career in commercial and private sector projects comprised of education, banking, hospitality, and residential projects. Alan’s structural engineering mastery and expert opinion allows him to be a forensic engineer as well as an open-minded, collaboration-driven designer. In his free time, Alan can be found enjoying the outdoors- fishing, hiking, traveling out of state with his wife and doing Olympic weightlifting.

Jennifer Charles
Jennifer CharlesProject Manager

As CWG Architect’s senior draftsperson and project manager, Jennifer has played an integral role in the firm over the years, bringing the firm into the computer age. Under her leadership, CWG became one of Montana’s first architectural companies to utilize Computer Drafting and Design (CAD) software. Jennifer loves the Montana outdoors, and entertains the office with her snowmobiling and camping adventures.

David Trotter
David TrotterProject Manager

David Trotter is a Montana native and has lived and worked across the state over his lifetime. A graduate of Montana State University’s School of Architecture, David has spent his career working primarily on school, church, and other commercial projects. David acts as a project manager for the firm, primarily in the commercial sector. Outside the office, David enjoys all that the Montana outdoors has to offer and is an active volunteer for Habitat for Humanity.

Tyece Pool
Tyece PoolInterior Design Director

With her impressive work ethic and talent, Tyece has quickly become a major force on our interior design team. Her project experience spans residential, educational facilities and commercial buildings. She believes that all spaces should be equally functional and aesthetically pleasing. Tyece admires her supportive family and friends and enjoys hunting, fishing, and hiking in her free time.

Meagan Miller
Meagan MillerInterior Designer

Meagan Miller is an Interior Designer with CWG Architects, and her primary focus is to design spaces that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also environmentally sustainable. In her work she considers the environment first and foremost and has an interest in all project types. In her free time, Meagan enjoys photography, art, and going on adventures with her three young daughters.

Angela McArdle
Angela McArdleMarketing Director

Angela McArdle has joined CWG’s team as the marketing director. Angela has over a decade of professional working experience in the real estate, property management and sales. Her education from Carroll College and Helena College spans project management, marketing, and interior design. She brings a refined design eye to each of the diverse tasks that are given to her. She is a powerhouse of talents and will be putting them all to use to further strengthen our team. When she’s not in the office, Angela can be found exploring the world with her supportive husband and daughter.

Naomi Pocklington
Naomi PocklingtonOffice Manager

Naomi brings great energy, attention to detail, and organization to CWG, and she is a vital part of our firm. She assists with all aspects of operation, including contracts, accounting, proposals and more. Naomi is a friendly and helpful point of contact for our clients and helps inside the office. A native of Glendive, Naomi enjoys camping with her family and watching a local hockey game.