Our Firm


Chris Heinritz Architecture was founded by Chris Heinritz in February 2009. After more than 20 years of experience working in the Architectural profession, Chris made the decision to form his own sole proprietorship.

The Owner:

Chris has a diverse portfolio and specializes in Custom Estate Homes, Light Commercial, Townhomes, Lofts and Production Housing. He graduated from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree in 1987. He studied Architecture in Europe for one year while attending the California State International Program in Florence, Italy. Chris Heinritz was a Founder and Principal of former Architectural firms PZH Architects and Packowski Heinritz Associates and is currently licensed in California, Nevada, Arizona and Oregon. He practices with a hands on philosophy and is personally involved in every project.

The Team:

CHA believes in a team approach and works with some of the best Builders, Engineers, Interior Designers and other Consultants in the region. CHA operates with a highly trained staff and will collaborate with the best team for your project.