As founder of FAB Studio, Frank A. Butler is an architect with over 30 years of hospitality experience. He has traveled the world many times over and understands the experience both as a guest and as a designer. Frank graduated from the Texas A&M University in 1977 and has since won numerous awards for his design including the Republic of China Architectural Golden Award: Best Architecture Design for Oviedo Gardens. He began his career at Shepherd & Boyd in 1978 and was a Founding Principal at Three Architecture, Inc. for 25 years. Frank has a passion for travel and golf. He has been married to his wife, Ann, for over 30 years and has two grown children.
Raised in Singapore, Song’s love to travel and desire for organic architecture drew him to Frank and thus began an instant partnership. His designs thrive from the experiences he receives from working in different locales and it is directly reflected in his architecture. Before founding FAB Studio, Song previously worked at Three Architecture as a Senior Designer and also at Rees Associates, both in Dallas, Texas. When not traveling abroad, Song enjoys his many hobbies including model airplanes and trains.
Patrick Dunn is a licensed architect with over 20 years of experience. His subsequent roles have spanned every aspect of the profession, including having previously owned his own architectural firm. Prior to joining FAB Studio, Patrick worked with both Frank and Song at Three Architecture. Outside of his life at FAB Studio, Patrick enjoys spending time with his wife, Traci, and four children. He is also an award winning photographer.
Born in Indonesia but raised in Texas, Ly has over 8 years of architectural experience in both design and construction phases and over 4 years of Interior Design experience. Her flexibility and versatility in design skills and construction documentation enables her to carry a project from design development with interior designers to construction coordination with engineering consultants. Ly is also fluent in Vietnamese, loves to travel both near and far, likes to try out the latest local restaurants in town, and enjoys yoga and power-lifting.
With more than 15 years of marketing experience, Anne serves as director of marketing and is responsible for planning, developing and implementing FAB's marketing strategy and budget. She also oversees all client presentations, collateral material, and website. Anne has extensive print and graphics experience and enjoys the entire design and print process. At Three Architecture, Inc., she was instrumental in the rebranding of the firm including print, web, and maintaining the brand.