Ryan Doherty, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C
Principal

Ryan has been with ai Design Group since 2003. In his tenure with the firm, he has established himself as an expert in automotive service and retail design, keeping his clients ahead of the curve with his forward-thinking approach to design. Ryan has led projects for more than 150 branch locations and developed new branding and retail prototypes for seven different AAA clubs across North America. His design and management experience extends to corporate headquarters for AAA Carolinas, Barloworld, and Defense Venture Group, and the development of prototype and branding designs for retail lines Meineke, Econolube, and Maaco.

Registered in 4 states;  American Institute of Architects Member; Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional; Chamber of Commerce Member for Lake Wylie & York County; US Green Building Council (USGBC) Member; First Candle Advisory Board Member; Founder of Babysteps Foundation, Inc.

Education:Bachelor of Architecture, UNC Charlotte; BA in Architecture, Clemson University
Fun Facts:

“Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.” – Bernard Baruch (fellow South Carolinian)

Projects: AAA, Barloworld N. American HQ, Driven Brands