Principal, Co-Founder Anderson Porter Design

Mr. brian anderson

Brian is a founding Partner of Anderson Porter Design with over 25 years of experience in the field of architecture, and over four years of concentration in architecture for the Cannabis Industry. Combined experience working as Architects for the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston during 9/11 and as architects for MIT on 400,000 sf of Neuroscience labs in Cambridge, Anderson and his firm gained significant experience with integrated security, clean room and bio labs, which led them to be recommended for their first medical marijuana project in 2014. Since, APD has designed 20+ retail dispensaries and over 700,000 SF of cultivation facilities in 9+ states and three countries internationally. In the process has developed a proprietary stage gate process for project delivery specific to the Cannabis Industry. Brian is a member of CCIA and NCIA both cannabis industry associations, he sits on an ‘Energy and Environment Cannabis Working Group’ which advises the State of MA. Brian is also an active member of the Lean Construction Institute which is a national AE&C industry group. Brian and his firm implement Lean methodologies in Controlled Environment Agriculture facilities and beyond. For more information visit