Testimonials

  • Shreveport Ridge Apartments

    "As a multifamily development company operating in the mid-Atlantic area for nearly 40-years, and having worked with many, MANY, architects; I can honestly say that LeMay Erickson Willcox is an excellent firm to work with. Their responsiveness, attention to detail, and creativity have aided our projects to a successful completion.”

    Bob Margolis, CEO

    TM Associates Management, Inc.



  • Elm Street Development – Apartments

    “The architectural services we have received over the past 15 years have been provided on time and within budget. The level of service we receive has been outstanding. The plans designed have been both creative and buildable in the field. We look forward to many future projects with LeMay Erickson Willcox.”

    David Flanagan, President

    Elm Street Development

    “Thank you for handling the design of every one of our garden apartments since 2000. We so appreciate your thoughtful approach, your open approach, and your unparalleled level of responsiveness.”

    Tom Marshall, Vice President

    Elm Street Development



  • Kensington Apartments

    “Attentive. Available. Dedicated. Fluid. And most of all, capable of meeting deadlines when the project is changing on a daily basis. Great team to work with. Look forward to the next project together!”

    Denise Harrover, Vice President of Planned Communities

    Van Metre Companies



  • St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

    “LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects produced a Plan that has proved very practical and visionary, helping us see the next steps toward transforming our building into a platform that will support and enhance our vision for all the ministries of our parish.”

    Tuck Bowerfind, Rector

    St. Luke’s Episcopal Church



  • Our Lady of Good Counsel

    “LeMay Erickson Willcox was selected as the best of five local architectural firms that were vetted for a $13 million construction and renovation project....LeMay Erickson Willcox received national attention and awards for the design of our new chapel....It is my pleasure to offer the highest of recommendations for LeMay Erickson Willcox.”

    Rev. John M. O’Neill, OSFS

    Our Lady of Good Counsel Church Vienna, Virginia 



  • Ravensworth Baptist Church

    “LeMay Erickson Willcox helped us find a way to transform our space, and to turn our liabilities into a welcoming, hospitable strength. I doubt that anyone hires an architect and firm in order to make new friends, but LeMay Erickson Willcox is truly a friend of our congregation and a superb architect who can visualize the changes needed and create an exciting new reality.”

    Reverend Steve Hyde, Senior Pastor

    Ravensworth Baptist Church

    “From the initial interviews with the principals of Lemay Erickson Willcox to the final walkthroughs and completion of the construction punch list last month, the principals and staff of this firm have been our partners and trusted advisors. The staff at LEW understood our needs and took the time and effort to design a project that both met our conservative budget and exceeded our expectations of design.”

    Beth Moffett, CPA, CGMA Chair of Building Renovation Committee



  • Galilee United Methodist Church

    “LeMay Erickson has a unique ability to design worship spaces....The architecture itself compliments the worship of God.”

    Rev. Wayne Sneed, Senior Pastor

    Galilee United Methodist Church Sterling, Virginia



  • First Presbyterian Winchester

    “LeMay Erickson Willcox helped us develop an effective process to secure congregational input and did an excellent job of listening to the needs and concerns….They have an excellent understanding of church life and dynamics and worked well with the several lay committees involved in the process…They invest in personal relationships and communicate with great warmth and good humor. The new facilities are magnificent.”

    Rev. Richard W. Reifsnyder, Senior Pastor

    First Presbyterian Church Winchester, Virginia



  • Arcola United Methodist Church

    “Your creativity and skill took a challenging site and created a wonderful place to worship God. I write this as spring is beginning and your vision for a church in the woods is bearing out beautifully....We have gotten many compliments on the entire site and we always refer back to your work and vision.”

    Rev. Chris Riedel, Senior Pastor

    Arcola United Methodist Church Sterling, Virginia



  • Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company No. 1

    “Acting as the General Contractor for the Warrenton Fire Station project, I have dealt extensively with LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects during the construction of this project and found them to be professional, reliable and responsive to all of our questions, clarifications and RFI’s. LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects, as part of the construction team, has dealt with the inevitable changes and challenges that arise in any complicated construction project to ensure that all issues encountered had a satisfactory resolution to all parties involved. Without reservation, I would recommend LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects on any construction project.”

    Keith Whitener, President

    Milestone Construction Services, Inc.



  • The Station at Potomac Yard

    This station is a model for the future….We’ve been excited about this from day one. Every aspect of this station has been carefully thought out. LeMay Erickson Willcox has done a fantastic job.

    John North, Battalion Chief

    Alexandria Fire Department, Virginia

    The Station at Potomac Yard is a highly successful project for Whiting-Turner Contracting, thanks in part to the cooperation and team approach of LeMay Erickson Wilcox. From the early design process, through the final days of construction, LeMay Erickson Wilcox and Whiting- Turner worked extremely well together as a team to construct a complex project that will provide the City of Alexandria with an outstanding new facility.

    Bryan Embrey, Project Manager

    The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company



  • Public Safety Training Academy

    “Each person we dealt with was professional and a pleasure to work with throughout the entire process. Their expertise and knowledge regarding our needs in terms of public safety requirements was impressive. “

    Captain Nancy C. Demme, Director

    Montgomery County Department of Police - Training and Education Division

    "It was a total pleasure to work with their team. We had great communications between us; their interpersonal skills I believe was one of their strongest assets. They listened to what we had to say. As a result we were able to count on them to present the best design for our previous fire station and the new Public Safety Training Academy project. Their hard work and dedication to the customer has made this come from paper to shovel."

    Assistant Chief R. Michael Clemens, Training Director

    Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service-Training Section



  • Nokesville Volunteer Fire Station No. 25

    “What sticks with me the most when I look back on the entire project is the level of trust we developed in LeMay Erickson Willcox, and I don't say that lightly. When issues arose, we looked for guidance from both you and your team. Without fail we received professional, well-researched information with which to make decisions.”

    Andrew Frizzle, Deputy Chief

    Nokesville Volunteer Fire Department

    To date, we have had the pleasure of constructing Nokesville VFD #25 and Antioch Fire and Rescue Station No. 24 ----both exemplary LeMay, Erickson Willcox projects. As Estimator on both projects, I am pleased to complement you on the clarity and accuracy of the Bid Documents. It is obvious that your design team fully understands the needs of a modern day Fire Station; further, your team provides the Bidder the information to clearly prepare the most competitive bids!! As Project Manager on the Nokesville project, your Construction Administration team proved itself to be a vital player to get the job done. Submittals were quickly reviewed and returned, progress meetings were conducted professionally and responsibly and most of all, when the everyday issues arose---your team rolled up its sleeves and pitched in to resolve each item.

    J. Edward Watkins, Senior Estimator

    Whitener & Jackson, Inc



  • Middleburg Volunteer Fire Dept

    “I have learned first hand that LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects have the vision, experience, imagination and innovation to make our project a reality. A complex project with countless moving parts, LeMay Erickson Willcox quickly grasped the problems and developed attractive, workable solutions.”

    Paul Draisey Middleburg Volunteer Fire Department

    Middleburg Volunteer Fire Department



  • Germantown Milestone Station 34

    “Their attention to detail provided a welcome consistency throughout our new Germantown Milestone fire station project. Any opportunity to work with the LeMay Erickson Willcox on future capital projects would be our pleasure.”

    June Evans, Manager, Capital Projects and Facilities Section

    Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service

    “LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects has been a true pleasure to work with. They are careful to listen to my needs as a client, while also offering a range of different approaches to achieve the desired end result. LeMay Erickson Willcox’s attention to detail is superb. They focus on the major components of a project while also ensuring that the small details don’t fall through the cracks. They are an excellent firm to team up with for a capital project.”

    Neil A. Shorb, Manager Capital Projects, Facilities and Insurance

    Montgomery County MD Fire and Rescue Service



  • Kincora Safety Center

    “The knowledge and experience that LEWA has with systems and procedures for fire stations was invaluable in successfully building the Dulles Rt 7/28 safety Center. LEWA was well versed with the requirements and expectations of Loudoun County.”

    Therese L. Swanson, Project Engineer

    Turner Construction Company



  • Bailey’s Crossroads Fire Station

    “I would like to take this opportunity, on the behalf of the Bailey's Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department in Fairfax County, Virginia, to thank you for the successful completion of the construction project for our new fire station. The professionalism of all parties involved was very evident throughout the complete project process.”

    Dennis Corl, Fire Chief (Retired)

    Bailey’s Crossroads Volunteer Fire Dept.



  • “LeMay Erickson Willcox’s exceptional background allows them to have a unique ability to understand a fire department’s operations and present architectural solutions that can only come from someone who truly understands fire and rescue. LeMay Erickson Willcox is highly skilled at focusing on the Owner’s requirements and documenting those requirements early on to provide a framework to guide the remaining phases of design. I think any municipality would benefit greatly from LeMay Erickson Willcox’s industry knowledge and experience in Public Safety projects.”

    Tim Blanch, PE, LEED AP (ARCADIS-US)

    Eisenhower Avenue Station No. 210

  • “After we bought the land, the best money we spent was hiring LeMay Erickson Willcox.”

    Craig Griffith, Chief

    Yorkshire Volunteer Fire Department

  • “Your firm’s excellence has provided the fire department with quality and attention to detail. We stand as a repeat customer and we always recommend your company to any of our fellow fire departments....Your commitment to provide excellent customer service, innovative design, and quality product has remained steady.”

    George W. Buchanan (Dale City 18 and 20 Construction Manager)

    Dale City Volunteer Fire Department

  • “Over the last 20 years, I have worked with LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects on numerous projects .... Throughout all of these projects, the LeMay Erickson Willcox team has provided professional leadership and reliable, high-quality service. The experience and qualifications of their team combined with exemplary customer service and attention to detail have resulted in outstanding public facilities being delivered on time and within budget. LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects is my first choice for our next project.”

    Gary Mesaris, Fire Chief Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Formerly Chief, Fairfax City Fire Department Formerly Chief, Alexandria City Fire Department

    City of Fairfax Stations No. 3 and 33

  • “Our church has almost doubled in size since moving into the new facilities. Everyone loves the building! We remain grateful for your creativity and management of our project.”

    Rev. Chester L. Mitchell, Senior Pastor

    Capital Community Church

  • “We are very pleased. Our church is aesthetically beautiful and better than we ever thought it could be.”

    Rev. Mark Miller, Senior Pastor

    Ebenezer United Methodist Church

  • “Our goal was to hire the best church architect to become our long-term partner.... Without a doubt, we accomplished that goal when we hired LeMay Erickson.”

    Mr. Robert Reid, Building Committee Chair

    Christ Presbyterian Church

  • “LeMay Erickson Willcox has long been associated with innovative designs of church facilities in our area. Their buildings are functional and yet integrate architectural features that make the space uniquely worshipful and appropriate for a sanctuary or related educational and meeting spaces.”

    Rev. Tom Berlin

    Floris United Methodist Church

  • “On behalf of Centreville United Methodist Church, we want to thank you for all the great work you have done for our church. Everything from the building completion to the picnic pavilion has worked out better than we had imagined.”

    John L. Litzenberger, Committee Chairman, Alan R. Felumlee, Senior Pastor

    Centerville United Methodist Church

  • “Saint Matthew’s had the pleasure of hiring LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects as our architectural firm and could not be happier with their work.”

    The Rev. Anne Coghill MacNabb, Assistant Rector

    Saint Matthew's Episcopal Church