RICK BARNETT AIA, Partner, Architecture
Rick began his professional career in 1973 with the Tampa firm of Rowe Holmes Associates Architects, Inc. He was named an associate in 1976, and became a principal in 1978. In 1979, he moved to Tallahassee to establish and direct the operations of the North Florida office. In 1983, the name of the firm was changed to Rowe Holmes Barnett Architects, Inc. In January of 1985, Rick, along with Dave Fronczak began a new firm, Barnett Fronczak Architects. Rick has been instrumental in the development and growth of the firm’s architectural practice. He maintains a direct involvement in the design and development of major projects, and he shares in the overall management responsibilities of the firm. Rick is a Colonel in the United States Marine Corps (Retired) and is the Past President of the Florida Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. Rick received his Master of Architecture from Tulane University in 1968, and his Master of Fine Arts in Architectural Design from the University of Florida in 1973.