Harry Braswell, LEED AP
President
Harry founded Harry Braswell, Inc. in 1982. He oversees all operations and is heavily involved in the company's day-to-day activities. His expert knowledge of construction coupled with his integrity and diligent work ethic have given his company its outstanding reputation for exceptional service. Harry grew up in Old Town Alexandria and began doing independent restoration work in the area after earning a degree in Architecture from the University of Virginia in 1978. An advocate for historic preservation and land conservation, Harry is a member of the Virginia Outdoors Foundation.
GRETCHEN BROWN
Project Manager
Gretchen has 20 years of experience with residential design and remodeling. She guides clients through the renovation process with an expert knowledge of finishes and selections and residential construction. Prior to joining Harry Braswell in 2001, she worked as an interior designer. She is a graduate of The Art Institute of Houston. Outside of work, Gretchen enjoys spending time with her family and scrapbooking.
ROBERT GUYNN
Architect
Robert has more than 20 years of experience in residential design and construction management in the Washington metropolitan area. A licensed architect in Virginia, his expertise includes renovating historically sensitive homes and helping clients achieve successful projects. In his spare time, Robert enjoys being an active member of Alexandria Crew Boosters and the Virginia Scholastic Rowing Association. He also serves as executive officer for local Boy Scout Troop 131. Robert earned a Master of Architecture from Virginia Tech and a Bachelor of Design from University of Florida.
GEORGETTE DIAZ
Architectural Designer
Georgette has more than 10 years of experience working on residential design and project architecture in Georgia, New York, southern California, and Mexico. Her expertise includes kitchen and bath design, millwork design, restoration, and space planning. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and creating floral arrangements. Georgette earned a Bachelors of Science in Architecture in Mexico where she graduated first in her class. She holds a certificate in Interior Design from the Newport Beach Interior Designer’s Institute. Georgette is fluent in Spanish.