Saltz Michelson Architects, Inc. (SMA) is an award-winning architectural firm providing a full range of architectural and planning services. Our commitment to professionalism and strong project management has allowed us to play a key role in the development of public and private projects throughout Florida. The services we offer are tailored to the unique needs of our clients and the specific requirements of the projects for which we are responsible.

With offices in Fort Lauderdale and Doral, Florida, the firm was founded in 1976 by Mark L. Saltz, an architect, and general contractor. Charles A. Michelson joined the firm in 1980 and became a principal in 1990. Today, of the twenty-eight professionals employed by the firm, eight are registered architects. There are also four LEED Accredited Professionals on staff. The combined knowledge and expertise of the entire Saltz Michelson Architects team ensures a consistent standard of design and quality for every project.





Discovery Schools

"The Saltz Michelson team has always been at the TOP OF OUR PREFERRED LIST of construction professionals."

"It is without reservation or equivocation that I recommend the architect firm of Saltz Michelson Architects."

Jon R.


Broward College

"You and your firm have been RESPONSIVE TO OUR NEEDS, provided us with a quality project and we have considered you an extension of our staff."

Francisco H.

Associate V.P

City of Hollywood

"Saltz Michelson Architects has made a SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION to the improvement of our community."

Terrence C.

Senior Project Manager

Miami Dade County Public Schools

"SMA's work with this General Obligation Bond (GOB) project has been professional and MUCH MORE THAN SATISFACTORY.  If any questions or concerns were brought to their attention, they were resolved  expeditiously."

Henry F.


City of Miramar

"It was a pleasure working with your firm. THE CITY IS VERY PROUD OF THIS NEW FACILITY. Your firm's collaboration has certainly been essential for the successful execution of the design and timely completion of the work by the Construction Manager at Risk firm. We really appreciate Saltz Michelson Architects participation in this great project. Continued success!"

Michel M.

Project Manager

Broward County

"During the past fourteen years, I worked as an Architect/Project Manager for the Construction Management Division of the Broward County Board of County Commissioners. During this time, I had many opportunities to work with Mr. Charles Michelson, principal of Saltz Michelson, in his role as a consultant architect to Broward County. I found him to be always RESPONSIVE, CONTRIBUTING HIS PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND TALENT and meeting difficult schedules and budget."

Lucy L.


City of Lauderdale Lakes

"We have been EXTREMELY PLEASED WITH YOUR DESIGN SERVICES AND TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE as well as your consistent prompt responsiveness, professionalism, reliability and ability to bring our projects in on time and within budget where applicable."

Neil A., CPM

Purchasing and Contracts Manager

YMCA of Broward County

"The project DESIGNS WERE CREATIVE AND YIELDED A "WOW FACTOR"  maximizing space utilization specific to the owner’s vision and overall purpose."

Sheryl W.


City of Lauderdale Lakes

"We have been extremely pleased with your architectural services and technical knowledge as well as your consistent prompt responsiveness, professionalism, and reliability.


Your firm has significantly contributed to the IMPROVEMENT OF OUR COMMUNITY and we look forward to continuing our successful working relationship with you."

Danny H.

Community Development Director

Palm Beach County

"Saltz Michelson's PRODUCT QUALITY, and that of its consultants, IS EXCELLENT. It has an unusually strong commitment to budget and schedule."

Franklin C.

Project Manager