About Us

Architecture Plus is an affiliate of Method Architecture. Method Architecture is a uniquely ego-free architecture firm, committed to a systematic creative process that focuses on clients and their needs first and foremost. Operating with the flexibility of a small firm, but with a big reach, Method is a full-service architecture firm specializing in tenant finish and ground-up projects encompassing industrial, corporate interiors, healthcare, hospitality, breweries, retail and more.

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Our Services

Architecture + Plus is a full service architecture firm with a wide variety of projects and range of services for both public and private clients. Our in-house services include:

  • Architectural Design
  • Sustainability / LEED Consulting
  • Interior Design
  • Facility Planning
  • Cost Analysis and Estimating
  • Systems Furniture
  • Programming / Needs Assessments
  • Master Plans
  • Feasibility Studies
  • ADA Compliance and Reports
  • Graphic Design
  • Project Management
  • Facility Assessments

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Meet the Team

Betty Trent, AIA, LEED AP

Firm Principal

  • Education: North Carolina State University
  • Bachelor of Environmental Design in Architecture, 1977
  • Registration: TBAE Registration No. 12300
  • Registration: TBAE Registration No. 6045
  • Registration: MBAE Registration No. A – 4365
  • LEED Accredited Professional
  • Member, American Institute of Architects
  • Member and Past President, Austin Chapter AIA
  • Member, Texas Society of Architects
  • Member, U.S. Green Building Council
  • Past Member, Austin Downtown Commission
  • Board member, Women and Their Work

Mac Ragsdale, AIA

Firm Principal

  • Education: University of Texas at Austin
  • Bachelor of Architecture with High Honors, 1977
  • Special Studies: Winedale Seminar (Historic Buildings Survey)
  • Registration: TBAE, Registration No. 8610
  • NCARB Certified, No. 41,837
  • Member, American Institute of Architects
  • Member, Austin Chapter AIA
  • Member, Texas Society of Architects
  • President, Kocurek Friendship Foundation
  • Vice-President, Paul Ragsdale Foundation
  • Past President and Member, Austin Downtown Lions Club