Nordstrom-Samson Associates - Founded in 1960

Architect, Richard Nordstrom, RA and Structural Engineer, Edward Samson, PE , Nordstrom-Samson Associates began our long history serving Southeast Michigan and extensive cross market portfolio of clients and markets to which we still service to this day.


In 1996, NSA Architects, Engineers, Planners

successfully transitioned ownership to a new President/CEO, Frank A. Ray, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP who brought on a new management team; Peter Albertson, AIA, Christopher Arnold, AIA, Roy G. Baker, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, and Michael Serdiuk, AIA, LEED AP. This resulted in expanded scope and a full-service firm.


NSA Celebrated 2015

with our 55th Anniversary party and a fundraising event to support the Ted Lindsay Foundation for Autism Research. With the support of our Team, Clients, Colleagues, and guests, we raised nearly $10,000.00.


Under Present Management

With our current President – Michael Serdiuk, AIA, LEED AP, and our CEO – Frank A. Ray, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, NSA looks forward to nurturing our current client base, developing new relationships, and expanding our diverse team of industry professionals throughout the United States.