J. Daniel Jenkins, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP is an accomplished Executive Architect, Author, and former Walt Disney Imagineer with more than 22 years of success across the commercial architecture, design, and entertainment industries. Leveraging extensive experience in design management and business process improvement, he is a valuable advisor for an organization seeking guidance in large scale project planning and design. His broad areas of expertise include concept design, architectural design, executive leadership, sustainability, standards compliance, and risk management within the design and build industry.


In 1998 Jenkins graduated with a five-year Master of Architecture degree from the Savannah College of Art and Design. In 2012 Jenkins, while working full time and to enhance his integrated project delivery skills, went back to college to obtain a Virtual Design and Construction Certificate from Stanford University. Jenkins is currently licensed in Florida and North Carolina.


Prior to Disney he worked on and led project design teams on a variety of building types including Institutional, Healthcare, Judicial, Hospitality, Transportation, and Governmental

When Daniel is not practicing architecture, he and his wife spend as much time possible traveling and shooting photography. His photography has been published in several print and online publications.


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