Since its establishment in 1979, Design Partners Incorporated (DPI) has provided planning and design services in Hawaii, the Pacific Basin and far East.
The strength of the firm lies in its ability to cover the entire design process, from planning and design to construction administration. In addition to conventional architectural services, the firm offers programming, feasibility studies, land-use studies and interior architecture.
The firm's core philosophy lies in creating innovative and refined designs that respect the cultural and environmental uniqueness of each locale while meeting the client’s overall business goals.
Vernon Inoshita, AIA, LEED AP
Founding Partner & President
Mike Goshi, AIA, NCARB
Senior Principal & Vice President
Mike Muromoto, AIA
Kendall Ellingwood, AIA, LEED AP
Duane Hamada, AIA, CSI, LEED AP
Keith Sawamura, AIA, LEED AP
Steve Teves, AIA
Lena Tamashiro, AIA
Johnny Wu, AIA, LEED AP
Jack Ching, AIA, LEED AP
Jay Ogawa, RA
Dave Moats Jr., AIA, LEED GA
Clarissa Santoki, AIA, LEED AP