• John W. MacFarlane, Principal
    John W. MacFarlane, Principal

    Bachelor of Architectural Engineering — Wentworth

    Institute of Technology, Boston MA

    John MacFarlane is licensed in the State of Connecticut, and has over 30 years of experience with commercial and residential projects. Mr. MacFarlane brings a broad knowledge of spatial design and technical expertise to every project. Since founding the firm in 1987, he has established JWM Architects as a distinguished name in the architectural industry, completing hundreds of projects and gaining recognition from the Home Builders Association award program.


  • Jane L. Laurent, Adjunct Staff
    Jane L. Laurent, Adjunct Staff

    Bachelor of Architecture — Jefferson University , Philadelphia, PA -Formerly; Philadelphia College of Textiles & Sciences.

    Jane Laurent brings a proficiency in project design, problem-solving and administration to the JWM team. She has more than 20 years of experience with a diversity of building types, including commercial, mercantile, and residential projects


  • Richard Morse
    Richard Morse

    Richard Morse has impressive 35-year career spanning diverse building types. He brings a wealth of experience in design and construction, including expertise in the residential, institutional, commercial, and educational spaces.

    Rick holds a Bachelor’s of Architecture from Roger Williams University and has completed award-winning projects in Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey. His journey in architecture began with an apprenticeship under Taliesin Fellow architect Wm. J. McHugh, wherein he established a foundation for his progressive use of technology and sustainable design.

    Throughout his career, Morse has demonstrated a comprehensive understanding of construction methods, materials, project planning, and sustainable design. As Director of Sustainability, he spearheaded federal sustainable design programs, coordinated strategies between architectural and engineering disciplines, and managed the successful execution of LEED projects in the US and Caribbean.