Noe X. Guerra – Architect graduated with Honors in Architectural Design from the University of California, Berkeley. Extensive collaborative work with prominent firms on both the east and west coasts provided practical knowledge in the many aspects of this field, including project management, architectural design, building renovations and additions, interior design, environmental analysis, land planning, contract document preparation and construction administration.
In the early 90’s Guerra established the firm NXG Architecture Inc. where, as principal architect, he continued to create interesting work across the architectural spectrum. In 2010, he joined with Melissa Z. Guerra to create NXG Studio. Together, Melissa & Noe provide a seamless architecture and interior design relationship for all of their client’s needs.
Melissa Z. Guerra – Interior Designer (ASID) attended design school at the University of Georgia. She began her career as an assistant manager at Brunschwig & Fils in Atlanta, while doing freelance design on the side. In 2004, she moved to Palm Beach, Florida to practice interior design working for a prestigious design firm.
Melissa is known for adding a modern twist to classic design to create spaces that truly reflects client’s individual style. She is known for inspiring color schemes, visually stunning interiors, and an abundance of design ideas. Using color and texture to achieve the ultimate décor while evoking the owner’s personality, she builds cohesive, stylish spaces. Melissa is dedicated to enhancing the vision of her clients and creating homes in which they feel comfortable and want to share with others.
Allison Nee – Design Associate joined our team as an Intern while finishing her Associates Degree in Interior Design technology in 2017. She quickly revealed her hard work ethic and dedication for design and was brought on full time. Born and raised right here in South Florida, Allison is a true Florida Native. She’s been in involved in the trade for years, walking job sites with her father’s painting company. Creating 3-D renderings to help clients visualize plans and the potential of their space are her specialty. She has a real passion for Interiors and it really shows in her work!
Alev Sile – Architecture Associate was born and raised in Turkey, moving to the U.S. in 2005. She studied Interior Architecture at the Bilkent University graduating in 2000. Alev is passionate about architectural design and building structure; she loves being on job sites examining existing conditions of buildings being renovated and to check the progress of new construction. Originally working with Archicad, Alev introduced us to this new program to help our design process become even more seamless. She puts so much dedication into work and enjoys learning new things to grow in the industry!
Kristy Monzon – Office Manager was raised in South Florida and began her career in the construction industry as a project coordinator, at a well know tilt-wall company while she completed her associate degree. In 2011, Kristy transitioned to the interior design industry where she worked as a project manager and executive assistant at a local high-end custom drapery and upholstery workroom. After taking some time off to be a stay-at-home mother to her two boys, she was eager to rejoin the work force. We welcomed her to our team in 2018 and since she has become essential to our day-to-day business operation.
Wilson, our mascot, is a rescued Jack Russel Terrier adopted from Furry Friends Animal Hospital in Jupiter, Florida. Once the Guerras met him, they knew they had to bring him home!
Wilson now comes to the office every day to supervise operations and make sure the UPS guy does not get out of line. You can also find him poking around corners and under desks looking for treats!
Daisy, our other mascot, is also a rescued Jack Russel Terrier adopted from a Jack Russel rescue in Orlando, FL. She brings an excited energy to the office, and she loves meeting new people – and eating treats!
Peanut was rescued by Allison from The Humane Society of Treasure Coast. She and Melissa spotted her while touring their facility and she fell in love. Peanut has added so many laughs, kisses and an abundance of energy to our office!