Luke founded Thornewill Design on Nantucket Island in 1992 with a focus on residential design. Carrie joined the firm three years later and they have been working together ever since as partners of Thornewill Design LLC. Together they have completed over 300 residential projects, one Tennis and swim club and a couple of Hotel Renovations.

Thornewill Design expanded its service offerings in 1997 to include Construction Management, a crucial service for property owners and an invaluable experience for Luke in understanding the building process from a general contractors point of view. Luke is a fully licensed and insured Construction Supervisor for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and has been fully responsible for many projects from the initial design to the completion of construction.

In 2003, Thornewill Design welcomed Ford 3 Architects of Princeton, NJ as an adjunct for select properties and projects. The combined teams leverage decades of architectural and design experience to deliver value and exceptional results to Thornewill Design clients,

Our vision for working with homeowners and homebuilders combines exceptionally unique design, the highest quality work and unwavering dedication to our clients’ needs and desires.

Luke is a proud graduate from University of Kentucky College of architecture 1987. He graduated with the Deans book award, an award for excellence in  design and professional promise. Following graduation he worked for Architects in London England and Venice Italy.

Carrie Graduated from Boston University with a Bachelors of arts and then went on to The Boston Architectural Center. She received her Bachelors of Architecture with design honors in 1995