About

Forward-Thinking Commercial Architecture

BKJ, Inc. is a full service architectural firm, founded by Bonnie Davenport, a licensed architect and general contractor. The firm has worked on a wide variety of projects ranging from small tenant improvements to complex, large scale, multi-million dollar new commercial construction. From conceptual design to detailed plans and specifications to construction administration, we consistently provide high quality architectural services that results in client satisfaction. While BKJ Inc. focuses on architecture, its construction experience allows for the seamless integration of the steps from conception to completion. A diverse skill-set makes BKJ, Inc. stand out in the industry.

First and foremost, we listen. The client’s vision is the company’s focus and driving force. Communication is key to any successful project. Every project is an opportunity to build a unique partnership which turns ideas into reality. All of our team members share a commitment to provide high quality and responsive professional design services to our clients.

Services BKJ provides

  • Architectural Design & Planning
  • Planning and Zoning Consulting
  • Preliminary Design Services
  • Site Planning
  • Programming Services
  • As-Builts/Existing Condition Drawings
  • Tenant Improvement Designs
  • Master Planning
  • Local Code Analysis
  • Sustainable (“Green”) Design Services
  • Architectural Planning Project Phasing
  • Space Planning
  • Consultant Services
  • Interior Design Services

Leadership

Bonnie Davenport

Founding Principal
AIA, NCARB, CGC

Bonnie Davenport received her bachelors and master’s degree in architecture from the University of Florida. She is a licensed architect and general contractor which gives her a diverse skill-set to better understand design and constructability. Bonnie has 16 years of experience and is committed to providing high quality and responsive professional design services. She has worked on many successful projects across the State of Florida that have built her reputation as a leader in our local community. She is a member of Leadership Tallahassee, Tallahassee’s Entrepreneurial Excellence Program, Tallahassee Young Entrepreneur Organization, a Urban Land Institute Board Member and served on the Leon County Code Enforcement Board. In 2012 she was featured in ‘850 – The Business Magazine of Northwest Florida’, as one of the “Top 40 under 40”, an article recognizing individuals who have made an impact in business and their community. She believes that working with every client is an opportunity to build a unique partnership. She strives to use her knowledge and experience to become an integral member of the project team.

Michael Lamantia

Principal
Assoc. AIA

Michael Lamantia earned a bachelor of design in architecture and a master’s degree in building construction from the University of Florida in 1991 and 1993 respectively. Michael brings 27 years of experience to BKJ Architecture, primarily in the discipline of architecture; however, he also has experience in general contracting, which gives him a well-rounded professional background in project delivery. His projects have covered a wide range of building types: health care facilities, assisted living facilities, retail establishments, restaurants, manufacturing facilities, law enforcement/correctional training facilities, banks, corporate offices, multi-family residential, as well as university and government projects.

Team

Dan Capoot

Architect | Project Manager
RA

Seth Campbell

Architect | Project Manager
AIA, NCARB, LEED Green Assoc.

Jonathon Hornock

Project Designer

Stephan Jammer

Project Designer

Melise Hulslander

Interior Design Intern
WELL AP, LEED Green Assoc., Student ASID

Hank

Office Greeter | Head of Morale