Centerline Architects & Planners is an award-winning architectural firm with offices located in Bennington and Burlington, Vermont.  Since 1989 we have provided a full-range of planning and architectural design services to a variety of clients.


We are experienced with residential, commercial, educational and historic renovation projects and we have an in-depth knowledge of code and building requirements. Our staff includes talented Architects and Designers that continually participate in courses and seminars to stay current with building requirements and trends. 


Our philosophy is to design and construct buildings that are cost-effective, safe, sustainable, and sensitive. We believe a well-designed building should be efficient in its size, life cycle costs, energy consumption, overall environmental impact, as well as a healthy place to be.


Our process is collaborative. We work closely with our clients to determine their needs while leading them through the architectural process, assuring that the most thorough and complete solution is developed and implemented. The successful outcomes of our projects have resulted in lasting relationships with many of our clients including Williams College, Bennington College  & Southern Vermont College.

Gary Corey, RA, AIA. LEED AP
Mr. Corey is founding partner of Centerline Architects. Gary has focused the practice on a collaborative process believing that creativity is a product of discovery through interaction. This collective approach (in the office and with clients) has won the firm numerous awards for their work. “We look at every project with fresh eyes and look for the opportunities to make them come alive”.

He is a registered architect in the States of Vermont, Massachusetts, New York and ...
Kevin Racek, RA, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP
Kevin moved to Vermont in 2003 and has worked with several high-profile clients including Ben & Jerry’s, Lake Champlain Chocolates, Burlington International Airport, and Norwich University. Kevin’s focus has primarily been on the higher education, aviation, and commercial markets. In addition to being a talented architect, Kevin is also a skilled craftsman who designs and builds high-end award winning modern furniture.

Kevin received his undergraduate degree from Denison University. After ...
Andrew D. Buchsbaum, Architect
Mr. Buchsbaum is a Senior Architect with Centerline Architects and has over thirty-five years of experience designing master plans and buildings for universities, secondary schools and corporations both in the United States and abroad. These include classroom buildings, research labs, office buildings, dormitories, and arts related facilities. All of these were design driven projects which balanced owner needs budget and constructability.

Mr. Buchsbaum received his Master of Architecture ...
Kelly L. Clarke, RA, AIA, NCARB
Ms. Clarke is an Architect at Centerline Architects, registered in the state of Vermont. She designs, manages, and produces drawings for projects large and small. Clients appreciate her attention to detail and strong organization skills, which keep projects moving forward efficiently and on schedule. She is the office expert on accessibility and has performed accessibility surveys based on the regulations of the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Massachusetts Architectural Access ...
Todd Benner
Mr. Benner is a Senior Designer with Centerline Architects. He has over thirty years of experience in architectural design and construction. His primary focus includes a variety of residential building types, including luxury homes, dormitories, multi-family housing, as well as assisted living facilities. His work can be found throughout the New England countryside, from Maine to Massachusetts. Mr. Benner graduated with an Associates Degree in Architectural and Building Technologies from ...
Ryan Gariboldi
Mr. Gariboldi is an Architectural Draftsmen at Centerline Architects. He assists in the design of projects and production of drawings. He received a Bachelor of Science and Master of Architecture from Norwich University with a Minor in Studio Arts. While at Norwich University he received multiple scholarships for his work, was an active member on the Dean’s List and presented his Thesis for the Master of Architecture program at the 2014 Student Scholarship Week. He was born and raised in ...
Jennifer Spika
Ms. Spika is the Office Manager of Centerline Architects. Jennifer obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Keene State College. At Centerline, she maintains financial records and invoicing for all projects. Jennifer has been with Centerline Architects since 2007. Previously at Bennington Potters, she employs her background as a designer and showroom stager in material and color selections for Centerline.

She has run SAP House Design, a new and recycled natural...
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