Germano Architecture + Interiors is a small, full-service architecture firm founded in 2019 , g|Ai works with clients to envision the future they see for themselves. With over 10 years of experience on a variety of complex and unique projects types, g|Ai has the skills and knowledge to make any vision a reality.
Michael Germano | RA NCARB AIA
Architect, Managing Principal 
Full-time architect, part-time tinkerer, Michael grew up in Cary, NC where his fascination with buildings began at a young age while creating masterpieces in blocks. Prior to becoming an architect, Michael spent several years working on construction sites assembling the designs of others. These experiences helped shape the architect that he is today. Studying sustainability and design, first at Appalachian State University, then at the University of Florida G|SoA CityLab program, he developed a passion for sustainability and innovative construction technologies. Before starting g|Ai, Michael worked with several award-winning design firms on a variety of project types, including multi-family, community, retail, residential, manufacturing, and internationally recognized design-build projects. Michael is a problem solver, and enjoys the process of architecture. 
Kacie Germano | RID NCIDQ
Senior Interior Designer, Principal
Kacie is a native of Florida, growing up in Melbourne, just south of Kennedy Space Center. She earned a B.S. in Interior Design from Florida State University, where she also played clarinet as a Marching Chief. Her experiences working across multiple market sectors, including entertainment, aviation, aerospace, community, commercial, large scale manufacturing facilities and education, has allowed her the opportunity to provide many design solutions. Prior to joining g|Ai she worked as a facility planned for NC State University, allowering her the chance to get a greater understanding of end user building maintenance and apply that knowledge to future designs. Her desire for interiors; each and every project creates an opportunity to bring just a little bit more beauty to the world. ​​​​​​​
Jacinta Cofield | CIDA 
Interior Designer 
From the heart of Windsor, NC, Jacinta emerges as an East Carolina University Access Scholar Alumna. 
She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design, while minoring in Business Administration. 
Jacinta is currently enrolled online at The Academy of Art University, pursuing a master’s degree in architecture. 
Throughout her professional career along the East Coast, she discovered her love for space planning and producing construction documents. 
Scandinavian Modern is her go-to style because she loves to focus on implementing elements from nature, as well as incorporating the mix-and-match of sleek, clean-lined furniture. 
Her favorite quote is by John W. Gardner: Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. To Jacinta, this means finding beauty in the chaos, and she applies this mindset to all her designs.