Robert Forbes, AIA, LEED AP

Associate Principal, ‘Registered Architect’

Rob is a Licensed Architect in the State of New Jersey and has been with Klesse Architects for over 10 years.  He brings to the team an expertise in Residential and Commercial Design with his acute attention to detail and creative nature.  Rob is an integral part of the design, variance approvals, construction documentation, code analysis, bidding, and construction administration phases of all projects.  Rob has worked on numerous projects locally as well as coastal projects including a contemporary home in Santa Barbara published in LUXE magazine.  Recognized as a LEED Accredited Professional, Rob was part of a project team which achieved a LEED for Homes Silver rating at a private residence in Short Hills.  Rob holds a Bachelor of Architecture from New Jersey Institute of Technology.  At NJIT Rob was a Four-time Scholar Athlete Award Recipient as a member of the baseball team.


Anthony Murphy

Senior Associate

Anthony graduated from Philadelphia University with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree in 2006. Throughout college, Anthony interned with The Martin Architectural Group in Philadelphia focusing on mixed-use multi-family developments.  In addition, he was a member of an award-winning project team whose work was displayed at the 3rd Gallery on 2nd in Philadelphia as well as a yearly award recipient of the Presidential Scholarship for academic success.

Upon graduating, Anthony accepted employment at Peter Dorne Architects spotlighting high-end residential home designs where he designed and provided field advice and supervision to the construction crew.  His experience in a wide range of residential projects led to his employment at Klesse Architects in 2008 where he has become a valuable asset and resource to all project teams.  With visions of expansion into construction management, Anthony has acquired quality contract resources, pricing and cost data techniques in order to contribute those assets to Klesse Architects.


Aaron Faber


Aaron graduated from Philadelphia University with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree in 2006. During college, Aaron honed his graphic and presentation skills which afforded him the opportunity to compete in the city wide “Best and Brightest Competition” of Philadelphia. This ultimately led him to an internship at Architectural Alliance Incorporated in Philadelphia. Upon completion, he retained a full-time position where he was project manager on various projects from industrial structures to multi-family dwellings.  Aaron joined Klesse Architects in 2013 and continues to strive towards the architectural doctrines engrained by the Klesse Team.