Our Team

Kevin Rayworth

Managing Director & Chartered Architect

BA(Hons), Dip Arch, ARB, RIBA

Kevin has over 35 years of design within the health sector and his experience of working with multi-faceted client groups including clinicians, nursing staff, managers and patients is extensive. He therefore has a real understanding of the needs of Trust estate teams, through his experience as Acting Director of Estates to major Health Trusts.

Kevin is an avid model railway enthusiast and spends much of his time making models of railways at home and abroad, alongside his other interest of DIY.

David Rayworth

Director & Chartered Architect

BA(Hons), B.Arch, PgDip PMA, ARB, RIBA

Responsible for the architectural division, David has oversight of all our teams and resources and manages projects and frameworks to ensure our level of service remains at the high level our clients expect. David also has extensive experience designing and leading significant capital projects.

In his time away from the office David enjoys hitting a small black ball around a squash court, playing and watching football with his son and family walks in the Peak District and further afield.

Peter Allan

Director

BTec HNC, BSc(Hons)

Peter’s extensive experience in the production of design and construction information and the management of projects on site, is aligned with his eye for detail and knowledge of construction techniques and ability to work and lead teams of people. He is a highly experienced Computer user with considerable experience and skill in co-ordination of computer systems, particularly BIM/CAD systems. Peter also leads the practice in all health & safety related aspects, providing the Principal Designer service to many of our clients and coordinating the internal health & safety work of the office.

Outside of work Peter enjoys running, tinkering with cars and DIY.

Laura Lovatt

Chartered Architect

BA (Hons), B.Arch, PgDip APP, ARB, RIBA

Laura is a highly motivated and ambitious ARB registered Architect with an interest in high quality design.  Laura has experience in a variety of sectors, scale and work stages with a focus to achieving client expectations to a budget and timescale with planning, imagination and utilising experiences.

Outside of the office Laura enjoys a multitude of creative activities from baking and crafting to photography; reading and walks in the Peak District with friends and family.  Her enjoyment for baking has developed and expanded to hosting events to raise money for charity.

Melanie Malcolm

Chartered Architectural Technologist

SVQ, BTEC, MCIAT

Melanie is a member of CIAT and is responsible for leading and delivering a range of projects within the practice, alongside working with the rest of the team to deliver larger or more complex projects.

Her experience and technical knowledge in a range of sectors and locations gives the team a breadth of practical experience to call upon. Her open and collaborative nature ensure successful teamworking is always at the forefront of project delivery.

In her “spare” time, Melanie is to be found on the side lines of a football pitch cheering on her boys, and also volunteers for a children’s summer camp each year as a leader.  She enjoys getting out in the fresh air with her family and cocker spaniel ‘Winnie’, exploring the beautiful Derbyshire countryside!

Amir Mohammed

Architectural Technologist

BSc, HND

Amir studied a HND in Building Studies prior to graduating in a BSc in Architectural Technology at Sheffield Hallam University. He gained his initial experience in practice with modular and residential buildings. His strong fortitude and motivation will allow him to develop into a successful chartered member of CIAT.

In his free time he enjoys concentrating on his fitness regime by going to the gym and taking part in sport activities. When  not being active he enjoys creating new memories with his family by travelling and spending as much time with them as possible. He is also an adrenaline junkie who loves to fulfil his need for speed and takes part in car track days.  

Ariel Benson

Architectural Assistant

B.Arch

Having recently completed her Part 1 Studies at the University of Nottingham she aspires to continue her journey to becoming a fully qualified architect whilst at T.A.D Architects. She is a dedicated individual who strives to go above and beyond expectations whilst assisting on projects. 

When not working she loves to travel and explore the world, taking inspiration from all her adventures. Her other hobbies include rock climbing in the peaks, and when not on the rocks, she's on the sofa enjoying a cup of tea and a great book.

Anna Gregoriou

Senior Architectural Designer

BA(Hons), M.Arch, ETEK

Anna is a Cyprus Scientific and Technical Chamber (ΕΤΕΚ) Chartered Architect with experience in both Residential and Commercial Architecture, focusing on Defence, Education, Custodial, Leisure, Public & Civic, Research, Mixed Use and Masterplanning projects. She is a highly motivated person with high team spirit, dedicated to achieve creative and innovative value added proposals, and successfully deliver results within deadlines.

Outside of work, Anna enjoys reading, travelling, sea fishing and gardening at home and at her allotment with her husband and dog. 

Jayne Mansell

Accounts Manager and Company Secretary

Jayne joined the practice in 2002 and has full responsibility in all aspects of Accounts and Company Secretary roles, togther with general Administration duties.

In her spare time from the office Jayne loves the great outdoors and spends her time on long walks and cycle rides. She also loves meeting up with her family and friends and looking after her Grand Daughter.

Ellie Travis

Business Admin and Marketing Apprentice

Ellie recently started in April and provides administrative and marketing support to the business, staff and Directors, in particular relation to T.A.D. Architects and T.A.D. Project Safety.

Outside of work Ellie enjoys meeting up with friends and planning her next holiday.

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