Thomas Hayne Upchurch, FAIA

Tommy Upchurch by the river

Tommy has over 36 years experience in the architectural profession and has served as President of Upchurch Architects, Inc. since its founding in June 1994. In addition to his practice, his professional and community service has included leadership positions on the Boards of the Texas Society of Architects, AIA Austin, AIA Brazos, Main Street Brenham, and the Boys and Girls Club of Washington County. In 2014 Tommy was elevated to the College of Fellows in the American Institute of Architects for his work with Main Street Brenham to enhance the downtown community and improve its economic viability.


Elizabeth Price, AIA

Elizabeth began her professional career in 1998 and has worked in large and small firms, providing a range and depth of experiences. She joined Upchurch Architects in 2003, and has been recognized for her leadership and achievements as a young professional by the Dallas AIA, AIA Brazos, and the Texas Society of Architects. Elizabeth works with clients from Pre-Design through Construction Administration to ensure that projects are executed to meet the design intent and the Owner’s needs and priorities.


Woody Upchurch

Woody is the Chief Napper for the office. His other duties include cleaning up the floor when food is dropped and barking at delivery trucks. He likes long walks around town and belly rubs. He’s never met a stranger. Woody has been with the office since 2012.