About Us


RAD Architects pushes boundaries for deliberate, powerful solutions at every phase. Our work shows an infusion of expertise, energy and excitement that activates and enlivens the project experience.

  • Collaboration


    RAD Architects is a team of collaborative, innovative thinkers who enjoy serving our clients and contributing to our dynamic, rewarding studio culture.

  • Innovation


    RAD Architects is based in San Diego, California and was founded in 2005. Our staff of creative professionals has established a reputation for its highly-innovative and contemporary architectural design.

  • Dedication


    Our highly skilled and talented team of architects and designers at RAD are dedicated to creating spaces that combine beautiful designs with efficient functionality.


a full-service architectural firm

Feasibility Studies, Planning and Development strategies
Conceptual Design
Schematic Design
Design Development
Permitting / Bidding
Construction Documentation
Construction Administration
Interior Design
Environmental/Sustainable (LEED) Design

Our Team

  • Caryn Bailey

    Caryn Bailey


    Practicing architecture throughout the United States, Caryn founded rAd Architects as a collaborative endeavor bringing together designers, builders and clients as partners allied together working towards a common goal. As principal architect of rAd Architects, Caryn is directly involved with all of her firm’s projects.

    LICENCED IN: CA | AZ | WA | TX | TN | OK | NY | WI | FL | UT | NV

Awards + Recognition

  • Cochise College

    Western Mountain Region AIA award for design (Cochise College)

  • Townspeople

    Sam Grand Award, Highest acheivement in home building under $700,000

  • Cups La Jolla

    National Green Restaurant Association 3 Star Certified Green Restaurant

Who We Work With