Working in one of the most exciting cities in the world, our Miami office is exploding with vibrant growth serving markets in south Florida and Latin America. From Biscayne Bay to the Everglades, Florida’s cultural diversity inspires and reflects our designs. Our Miami team of architects, designers and engineers excels in a wide range of project types, including aviation, government and commercial projects.
Vice President; Managing Principal
Miami FL 33126-7003
Rafael is an architect with over 30 years of design, planning, and project management experience, and over a decade of business leadership. His deep knowledge of the architectural field and lifelong connection to the city of Miami aid in his leadership of LEO A DALY’s Miami office, where he oversees the project execution and new business pursuits. His portfolio includes numerous large courthouse projects, terminal-design projects at Miami International Airport and Bradley International Airport, healthcare facility design and mixed-use projects.
Rodolfo J. Hernandez, LEED AP
Market Sector Leader - Interiors
Rodolfo’s 25-year career and award-winning portfolio include projects for private and public clients. He possesses a unique gift for interior designs that express the branding, personality, and mission of his clients. Rudy is noted for his expansive and creative design intelligence, resulting in repeat clients that seek his design concepts, prototypes, building standards from design development through construction administration, and implementation.
Deborah A. Franqui, AIA, NCARB, PhD
Senior Project Manager
Healthcare Market Leader
Deborah A. Franqui, AIA, NCARB, PhD, has over 24 years in the industry specializing in healthcare design with an emphasis on client-tailored programming, evidence-based space planning, and human-centered design solutions. Throughout her career, she has blended her passion for practical design with academic scholarship, building an approach grounded in the rigorous pursuit of measurable outcomes. She is dedicated to being ahead of the curve, integrating emergent best practices, and delivering optimized operational and space efficiency, clinical effectiveness, and positive patient and staff experiences.
Hear about Deborah's approach to healthcare design in this video.