Steven Stept, AIA, Managing Partner, joined Feldman Architecture in 2013 bringing over 25 years of architectural experience with an expertise in residential architecture. Steven earned a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from The Pennsylvania State University prior to moving to the West Coast where he quickly embraced the ideals of California modernism. For over 25 years, he tenured with the office of Swatt Architects (later Swatt | Miers Architects) where Steven acted as Managing Principal for almost 20 years.
Steven brings to Feldman not only deep expertise in high-end custom, single-family homes, but also multi-family residential developments, modular, sustainable prefabricated homes, commercial interiors and institutional projects. Articles on Steven’s projects have been published in DWELL Magazine, California Homes, Trends, Casabella, Diablo Magazine, Artravel, Gentry Home, Inside Outside, Custom Home, Western Interiors and Design, Architectural Record, Sunset Magazine, Business Week, Builder, Contract Design, Designer’s West and other journals and books throughout the United States, India, Turkey, Israel, China and Australia. Steven has been an invited juror for architectural reviews at the University of California, Berkeley and Diablo Valley College and his work has been exhibited at Modernbook / Gallery 494 and the University of California, Berkeley.
Steven is a member of the American Institute of Architects, licensed in California, and a leader in the local architectural community. He is past Chair of the East Bay AIA Events Committee where he focused his efforts on creating programs to showcase local architectural design, international development and awareness of architecture within the community; and was a founder and Chair of the 2011 and 2012 Home Tours, East Bay Living.