DREAM Team

DREAM Collaborative’s talented team includes:

Gregory O. Minott, Managing Principal

Gregory Minott AIA, LEED AP

Gregory Minott is originally from Mandeville, Jamaica. He moved to the U.S. in 1999 and earned dual Master’s degrees in Architecture and Infrastructure Planning at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. Prior to founding DREAM Collaborative, Gregory was project architect for a number of award-winning building and urban renewal projects while working at the Boston-based firm Elkus Manfredi Architects.

In 2010, Gregory received the AIA’s National Young Architects Award. The AIA specifically recognized his significant contributions to more livable communities, better connected neighborhoods, and more durable and sustainable urban environments. Gregory is a registered architect in Massachusetts and Rhode Island and he is a LEED accredited professional.

Gregory serves on the Board of Directors at the Boston Society of Architects and a member of the Board of Trustees for the Boston Architectural College. Greg has been invited to speak on issues in design, sustainability, and urban development, and he enjoys participating in community engagement events related to these topics.

 

Troy Depeiza, Principal

Troy Depeiza  Assoc. AIA

Troy Depeiza is originally from Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados. He has lived in the U.S. since 1990 and earned his Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Wentworth Institute of Technology. Prior to co-founding DREAM Collaborative, Troy worked as a project architect and project manager at top Boston area design firms including Perkins + Will, Elkus Manfredi Architects, and Arrowstreet Architects.

Troy is highly skilled in the technical execution of building and urban renewal projects as well as in facilitating a collaborative effort between owners, consultants, neighborhoods, city officials, and contractors to ensure a smooth construction process and timely project completion. Troy’s commitment to superior client service and his strong collaborative spirit have won him lasting relationships with clients and design and construction professionals throughout Massachusetts. Troy lives in Lowell, and is a member of the Lowell Historic Board.

 

Nick Brooks, AIA, NCARB, Assoc. ASHRAE

NICK BROOKS, Project Manager

 

 

WEI CHANG, Designer

 

RACHEL DORNIN CROMPTON, Senior Interior Designer

 

VINNY FIEG, Marketing Coordinator

DAVID FRANCK, Job Captain

SULEMAN GAJERE, Project Architect

 

 

RANIA KARAMALLAH, Designer

 

 

SARA KUDRA, Project Architect

 

 

HARMONY LARSON, Director of Communication & Culture

 

 

RAND LEMLEY, Job Captain

 

 

JHOANNY MARTE, Designer

 

 

ALYSHA MASON, Designer

 

 

GREGORY MATEO, Operations Manager

 

 

MICHAEL PAGANETTI, Job Captain

GISELLE PORTUONDO, Administrative Assistant

 

 

GREG SMITH, Senior Project Manager

 

 

SEBASTIAN TORO, Job Captain

 

 

JEAN VATELIA, Senior Project Manager / DREAM Development

 

 

JILLIAN WIEDENMAYER, Project Architect

 

 

GREG ZURLO, Senior Project Manager