Christina Larson
Principal Architect, Interior Designer
Christina Larson is a licensed architect in Oregon and Washington, an NCIDQ certified interior designer, and a LEED accredited professional. With over nine years of experience in the architecture industry, she has the knowledge and expertise to bring your project from schematic design to construction completion, while exceeding your goals and expectations. She has a broad range of experience in commercial projects including retail, hospitality, education, and multi-family housing.
Cliff Swanson
Production Manager
Cliff earned his Associates Degree in Mechanical Drafting from Universal Technical Institute in 1999. Cliff has extensive training in the drafting field. His most current work includes a variety of residential, commercial, higher education, and hospitality projects in the Pacific Northwest. Cliff leads the Varitone Architecture production team and ensures each project’s timely completion and supreme quality.
Adrienne Gerig-Heyerly
Architectural Designer
Adrienne received her Master of Architecture from the University of Oregon in 2015. During her time there, she completed fellowships in building construction and product manufacturing. With a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Science, work as a soil conservation technician, and a LEED Green Associate accreditation, she brings an environmental focus to her design work. Prior to starting at Varitone, Adrienne has been the lead designer on single-family residential projects.
Mikali Lampi
Interior Designer, Project Coordinator
Mikali enjoys helping others achieve their goals. One of her strengths is problem solving, specifically helping people visualize what they want, then working together on the solution. Being well organized and practical helps her handle unexpected challenges and adjust to changing circumstances.
Christian Pineda
Architectural Drafter
Christian Pineda joined the Varitone Architecture team in August of 2017 after earning his Associates Degree from Portland Community College in Architectural Design and Drafting. During his time at Portland Community College he familiarized himself with both the Residential and Commercial side of Architecture. He treats every project very seriously and ensures that it is of the highest quality.


Shane Fagan
Architectural Designer/Project Manager
Shane received his Master of Architecture from Washington State University. During his time at WSU, shane was a key member in winning the 2009 ASC Design Build Competition. Prior to joining the team at Varitone, Shane was an Architectural Designer and Project Manager for DJ Architecture. Shane enjoys nurturing projects through the infield conditions and problem-solving issues to provide the most advantageous outcome for our clients.
Jenna Manus
Interior Designer
Jenna Manus graduated from the Art Institutes International Minnesota with an AAS in Interior Planning with AutoCAD. Her degree allows her to understand the creative as well as the technical side of design. After completing her degree she pursued her dream of living on the west coast and relocated to Oregon. Where for the past few years she has honed her skills in drafting and design. She enjoys pushing the creative boundaries, and is excited to take your design to the next level.


Eleanor Ferguson
Administrative Assistant, Interior Design Intern
Eleanor is joined the Varitone team in December 2017. She is currently attending The Art Institute of Portland to get her Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design with a minor in sustainability. While at Varitone, her goal is to absorb as much information as she can regarding both commercial and residential projects. In her free time, she enjoys coaching Volleyball at Scio High School.
Emily Rist
Architectural Designer
Emily received her Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Oregon in 2016. She joined the Varitone Architecture team in October of 2017. Since graduating, she has worked on a variety of different projects ranging from residential to commercial. She loves client interactions and is devoted to finding the best possible solution for each project. Being a born and raised Oregonian, Emily is excited to use her skills toward the betterment of the Willamette Valley and surrounding areas.
Missy Larson
Missy is our professional door greeter. She sees to it that each guest that visits our office is welcomed with plenty of friendly tail wagging. She does accept tips in the form of treats.

We are always looking for qualified individuals to join our team! If you are interested in being a part of Varitone Architecture, please submit your resume to We look forward to hearing from you!