Senior Design Architect
Preston “Buzz” Bussard brings 27 years of expertise to the table plus a commitment to timeless design, a CAG trademark. He began his architecture career at the University of Wisconsin with a BS in Architecture. His most recent experience spans includes a number of accomplishments including the launch of his own firm, Bussard Architects [Geneva, IL], and working as one of as a top designer for the nationally-acclaimed firm of Looney, Ricks & Kiss Architects [Memphis], Buzz has also played a pivotal design role at BSB Design [Palatine, IL] and Blackburn Associates [Indianapolis]. He is currently a registered architect in both Illinois and South Carolina. Buzz specializes in traditional residential architecture, often drawing by hand. He points out, “this is a lost art which not all architect and designers practice these days.” No stranger to CAG, Buzz worked previously with the Bluffton studio as an independent contractor. He and his wife Jeanette are now officially lowcountry residents, enjoying their new lifestyle in their new dream home along the Carolina coast.