Pier, Fine Associates

New York

Arthur “Woody” Pier

AIA, Partner

Mr. Pier received his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Architecture degrees from the University of Pennsylvania. He is registered in New York and Connecticut and with NCARB. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects, the Architectural League of New York, and the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Mr. Pier is a former Board Member of the National Sculpture Society. He has written articles for Sculpture Review Magazine about the intersection of sculpture and architecture and has appeared on CNN in a segment on house design.

Jeff Fine

AIA, Partner

Mr. Fine received his Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania where he also received his Master of Architecture degree. He is a registered architect in the state of New York and New Jersey. He serves on the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Design. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects and National Trust for Historic Preservation. Mr. Fine has been a visiting juror at Columbia University and City College of New York.

Senior Staff

Christoph Lardschneider

Senior Architect

Prior to joining Pier Fine Associates in 2004, Mr. Lardschneider worked in various architecture firms in the U.S. and Germany with a focus on high-end residential and commercial design. He received a Master’s degree in Architecture from the Technische Universitӓt Munich, Germany. Mr. Lardschneider is a registered architect in New York.

Mark Jarosiewicz

Senior Architect

LEED Green Associate

Mr. Jarosiewicz received his architecture degree in 1996 from Virginia Tech. He is registered in New York, New Jersey and with NCARB. He has been at Pier, Fine Associates since 1999 and has worked on a broad range of commercial, residential and institutional projects.

David Nguyen


Mr. Nguyen received his Masters in Architecture degree from the University of Maryland and worked at SOM and Robert A.M. Stern Architects prior to joining Pier, Fine Associates as a senior designer.

Michael Oranchak


Mr. Oranchak graduated from the Lawrence Technical University with a degree in architecture. He heads Pier, Fine Associates’ 3-D visualization studio.