Our People

Anthony Perpignano
Anthony PerpignanoAIA- President

With more than 30 years of experience in principal management, architectural design, administration, and planning, Anthony has the expertise on project types of all scales and sizes. He’s had a hand in designing many of CWG’s signature structures, but he particularly enjoys designing public schools. Anthony has a passion for community service and is an active member of Rotary Club and the Helena Chamber of Commerce.

Kory Kennaugh
Kory KennaughAIA, LEED AP, GGP- Vice President

Kory’s expertise spans across retail, commercial, industrial and transportation facilities. With an early passion for architecture, Kory enjoys working with clients to find innovative approaches to challenging projects. Kory is a member of the Optimist Club, the Helena/Lewis & Clark County Consolidated Planning Board, and the Architectural Society of Helena. Kory enjoys exploring Montana, camping, dirt bike riding, fishing and hunting.

Jason Egeline
Jason EgelineAIA, LEED GA - Vice President

Jason draws on his experiences living and working throughout the West, and brings that diversity to his designs. He is a member of the Architectural Society and active in the Kiwanis Club. He is a long-time volunteer for Merit Badge University, which provides an opportunity to teach students about trends in architecture. Be it working on an innovative school project or racing a 24 hour endurance race, Jason is always looking for something unique that brings the most out of him and the opportunities he encounters.

Colin Pullman
Colin PullmanProject Manager

With over a decade of professional experience, Colin’s design knowledge is an integral part of the work we do in our office. He has garnered an expertise in remodel projects and an eye for reusing and re-purposing existing spaces to meet modern needs. Colin’s design philosophy is “we shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.” by Winston Churchill. He enjoys people who are passionate about life and like to share their energy with others.

Matthew Avard
Matthew AvardProject Manager

Matthew’s project experience includes educational, healthcare, government, and recreational facilities. He plays an integral role in all levels of project delivery from design to construction administration. Most of his free time is spent with his wife and two children enjoying family time, home improvement projects, working on vehicles, fishing, folfing, and the occasional road trip.

Liz Rae
Liz RaeArchitect-in-Training
Liz brings a fresh look to the CWG team. She has experience in land surveying and the application of Quartz in commercial counter tops. Liz was raised in Red Lodge, MT and is very excited to be back in the big sky state. When Liz is not working, she enjoys exploring Helena and revisiting places with her daughter.
Rachel Campbell
Rachel CampbellArchitect-in-Training

Rachel Campbell’s professional portfolio includes high-end residential properties in Montana, California and Jackson Hole, WY. She also has experience with designing several successful multi-family housing and commercial restaurant projects. Campbell earned her undergraduate and Master of Architecture at Montana State University. In addition to her architecture education, she also received an Interior Design Associate degree at Great Falls College of Technology. Architecture has been a lifelong passion for Campbell. In her free time, Rachel enjoys sports, outdoor activities, art, and spending time with her fiancé.

Jacob Ballweber
Jacob BallweberArchitect-in-Training

Jacob is a Helena native who recently earned his Masters of Architecture at Montana State University. Before completing his Masters, he served in the United States Marine Corps and spent five years as a home builder in the Helena area. Because of Jacob’s hands-on industry experience, combined with his architecture education, he truly understands the design process and how to translate his ideas into construction documents. In his free time, Jacob enjoys woodworking, art, cooking and spending time with his fiancé.

Alan Stanbery
Alan StanberyStructural Engineer

The widely known and respected, Alan Stanbery, is our firm’s first structural engineer. He brings over 40 years of industry expertise to the table. Though he is a new addition to our staff, we have considered him a part of our team for over 40 years. He is the only employee that has worked with all three generations of past and present CWG partners. Alan has had a successful career in commercial and private sector projects comprised of education, banking, hospitality, and residential projects. Alan’s structural engineering mastery and expert opinion allows him to be a forensic engineer as well as an open-minded, collaboration-driven designer. In his free time, Alan can be found enjoying the outdoors- fishing, hiking, traveling out of state with his wife and doing Olympic weightlifting.

David Trotter
David TrotterProject Manager

David Trotter is a Montana native and has lived and worked across the state over his lifetime. A graduate of Montana State University’s School of Architecture, David has spent his career working primarily on school, church, and other commercial projects. David acts as a project manager for the firm, primarily in the commercial sector. Outside the office, David enjoys all that the Montana outdoors has to offer and is an active volunteer for Habitat for Humanity.

Tyece Pool
Tyece PoolInterior Design Director

With her impressive work ethic and talent, Tyece has quickly become a major force on our interior design team. Her project experience spans residential, educational facilities and commercial buildings. She believes that all spaces should be equally functional and aesthetically pleasing. Tyece admires her supportive family and friends and enjoys hunting, fishing, and hiking in her free time.

Meagan Miller
Meagan MillerInterior Designer

Meagan Miller is an Interior Designer with CWG Architects, and her primary focus is to design spaces that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also environmentally sustainable. In her work she considers the environment first and foremost and has an interest in all project types. In her free time, Meagan enjoys photography, art, and going on adventures with her three young daughters.

Naomi Pocklington
Naomi PocklingtonOffice Manager

Naomi brings great energy, attention to detail, and organization to CWG, and she is a vital part of our firm. She assists with all aspects of operation, including contracts, accounting, proposals and more. Naomi is a friendly and helpful point of contact for our clients and helps inside the office. A native of Glendive, Naomi enjoys camping with her family and watching a local hockey game.

Cassidy Blanton
Cassidy BlantonMarketing Coordinator

Cassidy Blanton joined CWG as a Marketing Coordinator in 2020. She is a skilled strategic communications professional who has experience in developing and executing marketing strategy, project management, digital media, and event planning. Cassidy is a native Nevadan and graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno (Go Pack!). Outside of the office Cassidy can be found exploring Montana on weekend adventures with her boyfriend, horseback riding, hiking with her dogs, and floating the rivers.