Bernie Jovaras

A co-founding director of JWP Architects, Bernie has been practising in the region for over 30 years. He has specialist skills in medium-large scale education and health service planning, a comprehensive knowledge of the local building industry and provides strategic direction for the practice.


Leigh Rizzato

Leigh joined JWP in 2006 as a project architect, having worked on speciality residential, hospitality, alpine and heritage projects in the region over the preceding 9 years. As a director, Leigh brings a keen design and detail focus to the practice over a range of project types.


John Guthrie

John has been a valued member of the JWP team since 2005.  His close connection to the documentation platforms used within the office allows him to effectively direct production output to JWP’s high standards.

We continuously strive for a collaborative, friendly and efficient workplace, so our team are crucial to our continued operation and success. Our support staff have varying skills in functional planning, architectural modelling, construction law, project management, interior design, graphic design, website design, the list goes on.