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 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!
Andre Ayers – Design Associate started with us in 2016 as a part time administrative assistant during his summer breaks from college. He learned how to use our drawing software, and quickly became proficient enough to start working on drafting assignments. After graduating in May 2020 from New College of Florida, he joined us full time! After learning two different CAD programs he still continues to showcase his ability to learn, apply and assist others with his understanding of the software.
Marina Mendonca – Architectural Associate joined us in February 2021. She received her Architectural Degree in 2011, but had been involved in Design and Construction long before that. Growing up in Brazil she was inspired by all the different styles of architecture, her family ran a construction business thus providing her with the knowledge and experience in the field. She has been living in Florida since 2016 and continues to enhance her skills in drafting and renderings to achieve the best quality drawings and continues to gain the knowledge necessary to provide the best solutions for each and every design.
Rocky – Architectural/Design Support was adopted from Furry Friends, and officially joined the team March 27th, 2020. Rocky is a 2 year old Chipin (Chihuahua and Miniature Pinscher mix) and brings so much love and laughter to the office. You can find him catching some ZZZ’s in his many beds, or leaping through the office burning off some zoomies!
Pippa – Architectural/Design Support joined the pack on June 27, 2020. Like her brother Rocky, Pippa is also a rescue Chipin, and knew immediately she was right where she belonged. Pippa has officially become our office greeter due to her insanely loving nature and her obsession with getting pets! You can catch her lap-surfing, or doing her Chipin dance for treats!