At Dasher Hurst Architects, we enrich our communities by creating architecture with an
unyielding commitment to design excellence, experience, and collaborative
Our passion for designing innovative, yet financially responsible buildings is based on technical expertise, environmental sensitivity, and an ethos of teamwork. Our portfolio ranges in scale from commercial, educational, mixed-use, and residential with a special focus on large urban renovation projects.
Our goal is to deliver inspired solutions and exceptional service for our clients’ needs. At DHA we strive to provide creative and exciting architectural designs as well as sustainable spaces for people to learn, live, work, and play.
Don’t just take our word for it. We’ve been awarded numerous times for both our architectural designs and community involvement.
Now more than ever it’s important to consider the environment when designing a building. We have many LEED Accredited professionals who have the experience to apply green building principles on every project.
Dasher Hurst takes pride in the diversity of our portfolio. We find that this experience in projects of all sizes and types enhances our ability to think outside the box and develop the most optimal solution for each client and project.
Glenn Dasher, AIA, LEED® AP BD+C Principal Glenn Dasher co-founded Dasher Hurst after 12 years as a design principal at Rink Design Partnership, Inc. and 11 years working with some of the most renowned design firms in Washington D.C. A registered architect and a LEED® Accredited Professional, Glenn has been honored with numerous awards by the AIA Jacksonville for his designs and artistic talents as well as his contributions to the community and architectural profession.
Glenn grew up in Jacksonville, then received his undergraduate degree in architecture from Florida A&M University and an Associate of Arts and Master of Architecture degree from the University of Florida. Also a talented chef and golfer, he loves spending time with his family and following his children’s triathlons, swim and track meets, and other sports events.
A co-founding principal at Dasher Hurst Architects, Tom Hurst has a diverse, award-winning portfolio of work that includes commercial, hospitality, institutional, and residential structures. He is recognized as a leader in the field of historic preservation and adaptive reuse and has worked tirelessly to promote redevelopment efforts in downtown Jacksonville. Tom is active in the local chapter of the American Institute of Architects and is Past President (2013) of the Jacksonville Chapter. He is a Registered Architect and Interior Designer in Florida, a LEED® Accredited Professional, and a member of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Tom was raised in Ohio and is a graduate of Kent State University where he received Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Architecture degrees. Tom loves to spend time camping and participating in a variety of sports and musical activities with his wife and three children.