Clarisa del Castillo


Clarisa del Castillo

Clarisa del Castillo

Co-Founder / Principal

(602) 635-1581 x702

Clarisa is Co-Founder and Principal of Merge Architectural Group. She is responsible for the day to day operations of the firm. Clarisa works closely with clients to understand their project needs and create a design vision for the project.

Clarisa likes working with the communities to better deliver a project; she believes architecture affect the lives of the people in the community as they take ownership and pride on good quality designed projects. She gets inspired by the architecture of different places; when traveling, she likes to research the architecture of the destination and visit the sites to study its architecture and stimulate the mind to keep learning.

Educational Background

– Master of Architecture, Art and Ephemeral Space, Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain – 2006

– Bachelor of Architecture, Universidad de Sonora, Mexico – 2001


Certifications & Registrations

– Arizona and New Mexico Licensed Architect

– International: Mexico Licensed Architect

– NCARB Certified

– LEED ID + C Accredited Professional

– AIA+2030 Certified Professional

– 3D (High-Definition Scan) Certified Technician


Achievements & Recognitions

– 2019 COX 7 channel, ‘Su Vida’ series, interview w/Merge Architectural Group

– 2018 TV Azteca local channel interview highlighting Hispanic Women Architects

Additional Information

– Languages: English and Spanish