Matt Kempf


Matt is an Associate at BRR and leads our team in Seattle, Washington. Since joining BRR in 2011, Matt has worked for retail and entertainment clients on new construction, tenant improvement, remodel and takeover projects of varying sizes. He has managed more than 30 Nike projects, and is experienced leading all project phases, from design development, through construction document production and administration. Matt’s attention to detail and ability to efficiently and successfully coordinate complex projects with project owners, vendors, engineers and other consultants has been an essential element to numerous clients’ programs.

Professional Registrations

Registered Architect

LEED Green Associate

Professional Associations

American Institute of Architects (AIA)


Drury University, Bachelor of Architecture, 2010

Sustainable Grocery Retail Design

By Matt Kempf & John Pennekamp

Grocery retail stores tend to have high energy consumption due to the size of their footprint, their refrigeration systems, and their kitchen equipment. As the cost of energy use rises…