Who We Are

MPD Architecture is your direct source for architectural design.

We are a boutique local architectural firm providing services throughout Western New York—as well as the surrounding Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions.

We are dedicated to promoting excellence in design and customer service, and are ready to help plan your next project. Contact our innovative architectural professionals about designing a new space—be it residential or commercial—to meet your individual needs and requirements.

MPD Architecture will serve you by:

  • Listening to your ideas.
  • Turning those ideas into a design.
  • Developing a set of blueprints needed to obtain building permits.
  • Acting as your representative in front of planning boards, public meetings and building committees.

We also offer project management, site supervision, design-build services, adaptive reuse and accessibility design,  and even landscape architecture.

Meet our Architects

M. Patricia Darrow, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, is the managing partner and founder of MPD Architecture, which began doing business in Western New York in 2006. Under her guidance, the firm has delivered excellence in design, project management, project quality and client contact. MPD Architecture specializes in both residential and commercial design, and has worked with clients to build new homes, churches, medical offices, hospitality centers and other commercial structures.

Ms. Darrow has managed and coordinated multiple project design teams, and  communicating with numerous regulatory agencies to provide a smooth process for her clients. Her 44  years of building experience and leadership help ensure a frictionless experience from beginning to end.

Ms. Darrow is the former president of the Lockport chapter of Zonta International, a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy.


Dan Uebler brings 20  years of architectural experience, and 5 years of construction expertise, to MPD Architecture. He has been involved in all facets of architecture, including planning, designing, and managing projects. He has worked on large hotels from California to Maine, various multi-use buildings, high-end residential homes, and many institutional and educational buildings along the Eastern Seaboard.

Mr. Uebler's projects have all included the coordination of consultants along with contract administration.


MPD Architecture is a member of the Newfane Business & Professional Association.