The path to lighting design started while seeking an electrical engineering degree at Utah Valley University. The desire to leave a creative impact required a change of direction and enrollment at the School of Architecture at the University of Utah. In this course of study Paul attended a lighting design presentation. Introductions followed the presentation and led to a position in the presenter’s firm. Finding his element led to the creation of HELIUS in 2002. Paul was awarded the designation of LC or Lighting Consultant following successful completion of the NCQLP’s Certification Examination in 2006.
Christian has been working with HELIUS starting in 2012 as the in-house technical ninja. Christian starting Drafthouse in 2010 offering outsourced drafting and rendering services to the architectural community. HELIUS worked with Christian on a few projects and brought him in full time to help better establish a more systematic and efficient approach to our drafting process.
Educated as an Electrical Engineer, Allen joined team HELIUS in 2014 to help coordinate with other members of the design the budget analysis process and material procurement.
Employment in the lighting industry started at an electrical wholesale distributor in 1995 where providing client solutions also provided an introduction to lighting. The desire for a career change led to joining HELIUS as a partner in 2005. Jarron received a bachelors degree in Business Management from Utah Valley University in 2002 and was awarded the designation of LC or Lighting Consultant following successful completion of the NCQLP’s Certification Examination in 2005.
Sarah joined HELIUS in 2013 as a project assistant. Sarah has worked for years in the architectural design community as an interior designer and production manager. Sarah brings a strong sense of interiors and organization skills required to push projects through the door
Navahe Nelson was brought into HELIUS in 2014 as a CAD operator.