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We at Crumlish & Crumlish Architects are confident you will find we are ready to meet your architectural and interior design needs. We offer a variety of time-proven professional services. 


We feel you will find Crumlish & Crumlish Architects has almost anything you might need for your project:

  • Crumlish & Crumlish Architects strives to provide simple, pragmatic solutions to complex client design issues.  

  • At Crumlish & Crumlish Architects, design interests grow from the client's fundamental budget boundaries.

  • An American design firm, located in northern Indiana with a growing national presence, Crumlish & Crumlish Architects is able to travel where necessary to meet the needs of a wide variety of clientele.

  • Brendan Crumlish is a licensed architect in fourteen states: Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee & Texas.

  • For over fifty years,  Crumlish & Crumlish Architects has undertaken modest to magnificent projects, always for the benefit of the client.

  • To assure client satisfaction, Brendan Crumlish can personally serve any project from initial conception to final commissioning. He has served the firm for over 36-years and has been personally involved in all projects shown herein during this tenure.

History of the Firm

Crumlish and Crumlish Architects is a full service architectural design corporation that has received national and international design award recognition.  The firm was first established in 1968, and has had offices located in Mishawaka, Indiana, and later in downtown South Bend, Indiana.  Currently, their offices are in an office building designed by the firm, and located in South Bend's Airport 2010 development.  The firm provides professional services in the fields of architecture, interior and urban design, and historic preservation. Crumlish and Crumlish Architects is now under the direction of Brendan Crumlish, a licensed architect in fourteen states.

Brendan Crumlish believes that his strong personal involvement, with all current projects, is most important. And, this attention helps every client achieve the most for their particular project. Crumlish and Crumlish Architects is proud of their accomplishments over the past five decades and welcomes you to contact some of their many happy clients.

Brendan Crumlish, Architect and President
Chet T. Gamble, Project Architect

Brendan Crumlish, a licensed architect in fourteen states, is the president of Crumlish and Crumlish Architects. He is a 1984 graduate of the University of Notre Dame. His firm was founded in 1968 by his father, and former architect, Brian Crumlish. Current client services include the fields of architecture, interior and urban design, and historic preservation. The firm provides comprehensive services on a wide range of project types either as new designs, or as renovations and additions. These include medical and office buildings and suites, restaurants and kitchens, retail and shopping areas, churches and chapels, apartments, custom homes, and interior space planning projects. Major recent clients have included Avis, Bosch, GSA, Equis, Seldin, Little Caesar and Pizza Hut.

Chet Gamble, a licensed architect in Indiana and Wisconsin, and has been a project architect with Crumlish and Crumlish Architects for fifteen years. He is a graduate of Bethel College. He has worked in the fields of architecture, interior and urban design, and energy conservation, and is LEED Accredited Professional. He has designed and managed hundreds of projects over his career including office buildings, restaurants and kitchens, retail and shopping areas, churches and chapels, parks and recreational facilities, apartments, schools, and interior space planning projects. 

Kurt W Garner,   Project Manager

Kurt Garner, is our close associate working as a Project Manager on select historic restoration and preservation projects. He has a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Andrews University and thirty years of experience with many types of historic architectural projects from residential to commercial and industrial facilities.

chimeme speer,
senior CAD Technician

Chimene Speer, is our senior CAD technician, working with multiple file formats to create technical documents for all variety of projects. She is a 2017 graduate of Ivy Tech Community College with an Associate of Applied Science in Interior Design.

Maria velasquez,
CAD Technician

Maria Velasquez is our primary CAD technician working to assist our dream team with Her very specialized skills. She is currently completing her college degree in architectural cad technology at ivy tech community college in south bend.

Dorothy Crumlish, Associate CAD Technician

Dorothy Crumlish, has been an associate CAD technician since 2016. She works to support the dream team with extremely talented skills. she is a senior at the university of Notre dame and currently serves as Information Technology Specialist for the firm handling computer networking and software management.

kathleen brassell,
Creativity specialist
& Office Manager

Kathleen Brassell is our specialist for inspirational creativity in all aspects of our projects from interior design to strategic project decor. she is also our very-capable and efficient office organizer and marketing promoter. She has twenty years of experience in marketing and television production with a bachelor degree from ball state university.

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