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Wendy McGrane Clark,  Managing Director

Wendy draws on her past experiences of teaching English, psychology, and counseling to run an organized and efficient company.  Her careful listening and pertinent questions help clients effectively plan for an efficient, functional, and affordable dream homes.  Her vast experience in business management and architectural projects has granted her the knowledge and expertise necessary to guide our clients to successful completion of their own projects.  She knows that the ten most powerful two-letter words in the English language are "if it is to be it is up to me." She believes that effectiveness is doing the right job and efficiency is doing the job right. 
Wendy's Education M. Ed. Guidance and Counseling, Loyola University Maryland and B.A. English and Secondary Education, Lee University

Christine Gross, Partner and Designer

Plan Ahead Drafting and Design, LLC is thrilled to have Christine as a partner of the design team. She is extremely industrious and she brings insightful and innovative solutions to residential situations. Christine has the assignment at the conceptual design phase and coordinates all phases from schematic design development to construction drawings.  She recognizes that a significant portion of this job is client relations, as having a satisfied client is essential in custom work.  Contact Christine to help you Plan Ahead for a custom home or renovation design that is as unique as you are.  You will be impressed with her abilities and enthusiasm to create a living space that evokes a compelling sense of place, style, and comfort.
 Christine's Education A.A. Architectural and Engineering Technology, Chesapeake College


Michael Franklin Clark, Founder and Principal

Michael started Plan Ahead Drafting and Design, LLC in January 2004. He taught architectural and technical drafting for over twenty years. After many years as a teacher, Michael decided to offer his expertise to the community and in 2004, founded Plan Ahead Drafting and Design, LLC.  He believes that when you improve your home, you improve your life!  His expertise allows him to fill the void for clients who have their dream home in mind, yet need the right person to put their ideas on paper.  Each one of his custom home designs is personalized to the client's specifications. His goal is to provide complete customer satisfaction in residential plans which reflect your distinct style, all within your budget.  Let his wealth of knowledge in drafting, construction, engineering, and communication help you envision your home's potential.
Michael's Education M. Ed. Architectural and Engineering Technology, University of Maryland, B.S. Industrial and Construction Education, University of Maryland, Fear the Turtle!