Mike earned a Bachelors Degree in Science and a Masters Degree in Architecture from Kent State University in Ohio. After graduating he spent several years working in architecture firms, most notably Ohlson Lavoie Collaborative in Denver, CO and Urban Studio Architects in Tampa, FL. Mike recently published “The SketchUp Workflow for Architecture”, which outlines his proprietary techniques for leveraging SketchUp Pro during every phase of the design process. Currently, Mike is the owner of Denver based firm Brightman Designs where he creates new homes and additions, drafts construction documents, develops SketchUp plugins, and produces 3D visualizations. Mike also travels the country to train design professionals to effectively integrate SketchUp Pro into their workflow.