About Us

Barbara Tennant, Principal, has practiced architecture in the homebuilding industry for over 25 years.  As an executive for a major builder in Houston, she focused on urban infill site and townhome design. Mrs.Tennant was instrumental in bringing high density residential home ownership options to areas near downtown Houston. 

Since founding TENNANT DESIGN in 2008, she has designed urban infill projects in Montrose and the East End of Houston and in the Austin area, completed the design and construction of a passive solar home in West Texas, produced home designs for the Texas Homeowners Assistance Program (THAP), completed residential remodeling projects in homes around Houston, designed a wedding destination site and buildings, and provided consulting services to homebuilders including site feasibility studies.