Courtney is an architect licensed in Colorado with over fifteen years of experience in sustainable design and construction.  A LEED Accredited Professional since 2004, she is also trained as an Eco-Nest Builder in the alternative construction method of straw, clay and timber structures. To architecture, she brings knowledge of natural construction and the LEED Green Building Rating System, as well as practices of positive environmental impact or biophilic design, which recognizes the inherent human need for nature together with sustainable and universal design strategies to create spaces that truly enhance life.


Founder and Principal Architect, Courtney King Studios 2009- present

Architect, Reynolds + Associates Architecture & Engineering 2001-2014

Architectural Designer, Donoho & Associates 2000-2001


Rhode Island School of Design, Providence Rhode Island

Bennington College, Bennington Vermont


Geothermal Greenhouse Partnership (GGP), board member 2014-2015

Colorado Housing Inc, President of the Board of Directors 2007-2010

Town of Pagosa Springs Streetscape, Furnishings and Signage Plan, Steering Committee 2007-2008

Town of Pagosa Springs Downtown Master Plan, Steering Committee 2006-2007


Moore & Company

Tara Mandala Retreat Center

Riff Raff Brewing Company

Bootjack Ranch

Pagosa Land Company

San Juan Strains

Global Forest Health

Town of Pagosa Springs