Matthew Somerton is Design Leader for NBBJ’s Seattle’s corporate, commercial and civic design studio. Since joining the firm 18 years ago, he has worked across scales, from urban design and master planning to architecture and interior design. He has worked extensively with the Pacific Northwest’s best developers and for corporate clients as diverse as Boeing, Amgen, Novartis, Google, and Amazon. In 2011, his design leadership produced NBBJ’s award-winning United States Courthouse at Bakersfield. Matthew is a member of the Board of Directors at the Seattle Architecture Foundation, an organization committed to expanding public engagement with the world of design.