Blake Helms

Blake Helms

Architect | LEED AP BD+C

Blake brings a passion for design excellence and attention to detail, as well as the ability to listen to clients and act as a catalyst for their ideas and inspirations to his work.

Blake received a degree in Architecture from the College of Fine Arts at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where he also received an Ohio design award and served as a founding officer of the Miami University Chapter of Habitat for Humanity. Blake moved to Cincinnati after completing his degree and has worked in the greater Cincinnati architecture community ever since. His design and construction experience ranges from industrial to commercial and medical offices to hotels and churches.

An active member of the Cincinnati AutoCAD User Group, Blake served as president of the organization from 1998 to 2001. He brings to HiFive Development Services and HiFive Church Group expertise in Computer Aided Design and 3D Rendering. These visualization skills enable clients to “truly see” what their projects will look like before they are constructed. Blake is also a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP BD+C), bringing green building expertise to every project.

Among Blake’s professional affiliations are:
• Cincinnati Autocad Users Group (Member);
• American Institute of Architects (Associate Member);
• Mason Town Crier’s Toastmaster Group (past President).

Having worked with Mark Davis and Brian Zilch in numerous past projects, Blake joined HiFive Design Group in 2001. His ongoing commitment is to create designs that exceed the expectations of HiFive’s clients.