Mark Davenport has built a foundation of innovative architectural design through collaboration that impacts all community members surrounding each project. With his positive approach and outside-the-box thinking, Mark easily connects with people from different disciplines and backgrounds. The diverse set of leaders and mentors that Mark has surrounded himself with has helped him develop a well-rounded perspective that has kept him grounded and grows his passion for helping others.
Mark is an Arizona native. His religious upbringing and early beginnings as manager at the local Peter Piper Pizza were foundations for business leadership and ethics. Mark completed all of his schooling in Tempe (elementary through college – Go Devils!) and progressed from an intern at SPS+ Architects in 1999 to firm partner in 2010 and Managing Partner in 2022. Mark’s enthusiasm and zest for impacting his community have reinvigorated the firm with new, innovative ideas.
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