Principal | Poirier + Associates Architects

Paul Poirier


Paul Poirier, AIA, LEED AP, is a licensed architect in California, Nevada and Alabama and has 35 years of experience designing award winning commercial and residential projects with emphasis on “green” innovation and design excellence. He has provided his leadership to the Central Coast Green Building Council, The Sustainability Project, the Green Building Alliance, the AIA Santa Barbara Chapter, and served as past chair and a current member of the AIA California Committee on the Environment. Recently he has been working with the AIA to roll out the 2030 Commitment program to AIA members across the country through the 2030 Workgroup. Paul is a California Office of Emergency Services certified trainer, and has actively trained architects and engineers across California to be able to respond to major disasters through Cal OES deployment. Paul is committed to maintaining the architectural beauty of the central coast of California, while protecting the environmental quality, resilience and sustainability of our community for future generations.