WHO WE ARE 

STOUSEDESIGN is a full service interdisciplinary design firm located in Austin, TX. Our role in the design and construction process is client advocate. We listen first and talk second, bringing a deep understanding of design and the many processes that come with it. Our hope is to revisit Design as a single source: unifing disciplines and maintaining a role of stewardship on every project.

Michael C. Stouse, Architect
Born and raised in New Orleans, LA. Educated in Architecture at University of Virginia, and University of Texas. Professional experience in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Real Estate Development and Management in Atlanta GA, Charlottesville VA, New Orleans LA, and Austin TX. Father of three, husband to one. Lover of fine details, turtle soup, and the Wild Tchoupitoulas.

Kelly Pearce Stouse, Interior Designer
Born and raised in Houston, TX. Educated in Landscape Architecture at University of Virginia and in Business  at University of Texas. Professional experience in Landscape Architecture, Business Marketing, and Interior Design in Atlanta GA, Charlottesville VA, New Orleans LA, and Austin TX.
Mother of three, wife to one. Lover of dirt, crawfish bread and dancing.

Katharine W. Bayer, Associate Designer
Born and raised in Austin, TX. Educated in Public Arts and Public Spaces at New York University and in Architecture at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Professional experience in Art and Architecture Education, Smart Energy Design, and Installation Art. Lover of the aesthetic, mescal, and campfires.

Charlotte Cotera, Associate Designer

Born and raised in Houston, TX. Educated in Architecture at Rice University. Professional experience in Architecture in Austin TX. Mother of two, wife to one. Lover of maps, Friday nights, and fireflies.

We are proud to have collaborated with many teammates to create the work shown on this website. They include, but are not limited to...

Alliance Residential

Andrea Leigh Interiors

Ann Edgerton Interiors and Styling

Arch Consulting Engineers

Mark Ashby Design

ATS Engineers

AYS Engineers

Ben Feldt Consulting Engineers

Bailey Custom Homes

Bill Stone & Associates

BRF Homes

Butterfield Custom Homes

Campbell Landscape Architecture

Capital Constructors Group

Brian Chilton Design

Clint Small Custom Homes

Dunaway Associates

Edifice Builders

Five Stones Construction

Fort Structures

Jeff Neal Design

Jerry Murley, Builder

Kim West, Supply

Mark McIlheran Engineer

Nygard & Company

Olivia Erwin Interiors

Positive Energy

Sarah Wittenbraker Design

Seed & Stone Landscape Architecture

Shoberg Homes

Laura C. Singleton, Design

Smith Structural

Soledad Builders

Steinman Luevano Structures

Studio 5 Interiors

TDi Engineering

Texas Construction Company

Turning Point Construction

Vinson Radke, Builders

Vintinner Construction