Miles Woofter

Miles’ Profile

Born and raised in Calgary, Canada, Miles has practiced architecture for over 25 years, developing expertise in the design, documentation and delivery of sustainable building projects primarily in the Pacific Northwest. His experience includes the full range of architectural service, from initial programming and conceptual design work to large-scale, complex projects for both public and private clients.

With a degree in Environmental Design from the University of Manitoba, Canada, and a Master of Architecture from the University of Oregon, Miles’ education and years of practice have been guided by sustainable design and building principles. Direct project involvement and responsibility from start to finish throughout Miles’ career affords him the necessary experience to address the wide array of opportunities and challenges in all aspects of the work.

Miles is a registered Architect in the state of Oregon, an active member in the AIA, and a consistent volunteer in the Portland community.

Miles’ Resume


Master of Architecture, University of Oregon, 1992

Bachelor of Environmental Studies, University of Manitoba, 1988

Associations, Accreditations

LEED AP BD+C, 2008-present

Work Experience

Yost Grube Hall Architecture
Senior Associate, 1997 – 2012

Mahlum Architects
Intern Architect, 1996-1997

Winn Architecture
Intern Architect, 1995

Independent Designer-Builder, 1992-1995

Community and Professional Involvement

Yoshida’s Sand in the City: Board Member 2012

Impact Northwest: Board Member 2009-2011

AIA 2030 Challenge Committee 2010

Kids on the Block, Board President 2005-2009: Board Member 2003 –2005

Sand in the City, a benefit for Kids on the Block: Event Volunteer 1998-2011

Irvington School: PTA-School Grounds Chair and Volunteer 2005-2011.

Irvington School Spaghetti Dinner Chair and Volunteer 2007-2011

AIA Committee on the Environment 1995-1998

Architects in Schools 1996-1999