Meet the Studio
From: Machali, Chile
Education: Finis Terrae University (Architecture Degree)
Natalia is convinced that architecture should not only be related to design and habitability, but that it should be thought about giving dignity to the people who will inhabit it. She is passionate about design that considers the needs of cities, neighborhoods, and people, giving them a new life through reflecting the design that God intends for each communities. Her heart is to be the hands of the Creator here on earth for and through His people as a faithful servant.
One of the things that fills her glass is being able to be part of other people’s lives through being present and walking through their processes, seeing the fruits that God has produced in them, and celebrating their lives. She loves being in the middle of nature, appreciating each of the varied settings around the world, exploring their cultures and learning to appreciate what each one has to offer.
From: Houston, TX
Education: Cornell University (B.ARCH, Minor in Sustainable Business)
Coming from Houston, TX, Abel recently graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Architecture degree, but his passion for sharing God’s love through design and construction is what truly makes him a valuable addition to our team.
When he’s not immersed in architectural design, Abel loves both spontaneous group adventure and reflective explorations in creation.
From: Newport, Pennsylvania
Education: Marywood University (BIA, Bachelors in Interior Architecture)
Nina is a traveler with a camera in her hand, an enthusiasm for art and design, and a passion to see how Christ uses design to improve lives and create opportunities for others. She is committed to creating a world where living is efficient, accessible, and inspiring for everyone. She is passionate about exploring, working with, and living through other cultures and communities, photographing how experiences feel, and designing personalized and safe spaces.
You’ll usually find her discovering unique eateries and destinations, enjoying quality time with others, perusing plant shops, thrifting, or spending time in nature.
From: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Education: Roger Williams University (B.S. ARCH, minor in Construction Management / Art History)
Kristen seeks to deepen her passion and use architecture as a way to be the hands and feet of Jesus and show Christ’s love to his people to all nations. Whether it involves designing, dreaming, or physically constructing spaces or communities, Kristen desires to see all aspects of architecture begin to restore the hope and hearts of many people and allow them to experience the power and love of Jesus.
Kristen enjoys exploring, whether it is traveling to new places and experiencing the local culture or in nature through hiking, kayaking, or just sitting and embracing the peace it has to offer. Kristen loves spending time with her family, connecting with friends over a cup of coffee or scoops of ice cream, or lacing her sneakers up for a game of volleyball.
From: George West, Texas
Education: Texas A&M University (B. Environmental Design); University of Kansas (M. Arch)
Alyssa became an architect because she loves creating beautiful solutions to difficult problems. Because we spend a majority of time in buildings, Alyssa loves that, as an architect, she can totally change the quality of the client’s life simply by creating beautiful, functional spaces. She believes that all humans are worthy of beautiful design, no matter who they are.
Alyssa is happiest doing just about anything she can outside. She loves looking out her desk window at 100 Fold to see deer prancing through the woods. Her favorite past time is building dining room tables, mainly so she has a beautiful place to share a tasty meal she cooks with family or friends.
From: Auburn, Alabama
Education: Auburn University (B. Arch)
Associations: American Institute of Architects (AIA)
John Douglas was lead to architecture as a way to do work that is both inspirational and purposeful. His desire is to use sincerity and an ethic for excellence to demonstrate that we can experience a transcendent God through physical creations.
John Douglas loves the peace of being remote in nature, has a soft spot for most things nerdy, and has been known to make himself laugh while talking to himself.
From: Lakeside, Montana
Education: University of the Nations, SOPA, SODS, SOD
Cara is excited to come and serve 100 Fold with her administrative skills. She has been the administrative manager for district 29 for the last 8 years and founded Sidewalk Productions and the Lakeside Dance Studio. She is detailed but very creative and excited to use her gifts to further the goals of the business.
Most days of the week you will see her teaching classes and performing around the valley with the Lakeside Dance Studio. Or hanging out with her three kids.
Education: B. Arch
With a Christian/oversees worker background, Caleb always wanted to bring beauty to the nations and impact society through architecture. Now that the office is almost done with construction, he can jump into the studio, be equipped and achieve this dream.
There are three things Caleb loves: spending quality time talking with people; collecting markers, pens and pencils; and playing Ping Pong.
From: Birmingham, Alabama
Education: University of Virginia (M. Arch), University of Virginia (B.S. Arch)
Registrations: Alabama & Montana
Certifications: National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
Associations: American Institute of Architects & US Green Building Council
John is committed to demonstrating the love of Christ through architecture. His passion is to invest his 25 years of professional experience in young architects. John’s vision is to equip architects and designers to serve others and demonstrate the love of Jesus through design in all nations.
John loves living in Montana, but still has barbecue sauce imported regularly from Alabama. He enjoys snowboarding, biking, and making his wife and daughters laugh.
From: Birmingham, Alabama
Education: Samford University (B.A. Nursing)
Sam has served as an oversees worker around the world and co-founded 100 Fold Studio in 2010 with her husband, John Hudson. She is devoted to encouraging others to live out their calling in Christ.
Sam loves to alpine ski, explore the outdoors, and spend time with her husband and four daughters.
From: London, Ontario (Canada)
Education: Fanshawe College (Adv. Diploma, Architectural Technology)
Bonnie loves being able to use her passion for design to serve ministries that further God’s Kingdom. She has a passion for building relationships and desires to disciple the next generation of godly leaders.
Because of her Canadian blood, Bonnie is willing to swim in any temperature water, regardless if there are icebergs floating in it or not. She loves living in Montana and taking part in all of the adventures the state offers.
From: Nashua, New Hampshire
Education: Northeastern University (B.S. Arch + M. Arch)
Kim loves to create spaces, both physical and spiritual, in which people can feel known and loved by God and experience authentic community. She is passionate about mentoring others and pointing them to their true identity and value in Christ. She also finds joy in hospitality and welcoming others.
Kim enjoys baking cookies, writing music, reading by the lake, sunsets on Blacktail Mountain, and anything that sparkles.
From: Kiev, Ukraine and Rollins, Montana
Education: Seattle Pacific University (B. Visual Communication Design)
Honnah is passionate about using our gifts to express God’s immeasurable love toward every human being. She believes architecture, music, and design all have the potential to tell a story of who we are in relation to ourselves, others, and God and that we have the opportunity to express the freedom, abundance, and rest we have in Christ.
Honnah enjoys being outside, hiking, paddle boarding, making music or art, and loves anything pertaining to gardening! She is always down for a travel adventure and loves learning about and exploring new places. Always up for coffee shop hunting, thrifting, or a good game of Settlers.