Sergio Botero, AIA

Studio Director

Sergio joined StoryBuilt in 2022 as Studio Director. He provides management leadership in the design of StoryBuilt’s Austin projects. His work reaches across multiple aspects of the real estate development process and markets, including mixed-use, residential, commercial, retail, hospitality, and entertainment.

Past work experience includes the Fountain Place residential tower in Dallas, Domain North mixed-use in Austin, and the Circuit of the Americas F1 racetrack buildings. He previously developed international processes for corporations including Coca-Cola and Dell. His broad professional and diverse cultural experiences help him understand and manage the complexities of real estate development projects. He has ventured into smaller independent work and speculative residential development projects. Throughout his practice, Sergio prioritizes delivering value to the client through the power of effective design.

Sergio obtained a Master in Construction Management and an MBA at Georgia Tech, and earned his Master of Architecture at The University of Texas. He has served as an AIA committee chair. In his spare time he’s an enthusiastic cyclist – mountains or road, he’ll ride it. Originally from Colombia, Sergio is longtime Austin resident. He lives with his wife Lina, also an architect, and their chocolate lab, Pepe.