Ryan Erstad, AIA

Architect / Project Manager
208.345.7030 X216 Office

208.949.5269 Mobile

Mr. Erstad aids with the visualization, programming, planning, design, and construction of projects for Rocky Mountain Companies.  He brings to his work a passion for logistics and a love of straightforward, yet elegant solutions.

Prior to joining Rocky Mountain he worked for CM Company, Inc., a local construction manager/general contractor, overseeing projects in both the public and private sectors.


Ryan received both his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Architecture from the University of Idaho.  While in Moscow, he held several leadership roles within his fraternity, was a captain of the lacrosse team, and was active with the school’s AIAS chapter.  He also worked for the Architecture department on several facilities remodels, as well as being a Teaching Assistant for four of his six years there.

Community Activities

  • City of Boise Design Review Committee, Member 2021-Present
  • American Institute of Architects, Idaho Chapter, Member 2017-Present
  • YMCA Camp Advisory Committee, Member 2017 Present
  • YMCA Buildings and Properties Committee, Member 2019-Present
  • Rotary Club of Boise, Director of Service to Communities 2019-2021
  • Boise High Lacrosse Club, Coach 2018

Hobbies & Interests

Having both grown up in the Treasure Valley, Ryan and his wife Taylor enjoy spending as much time as they can in and around the mountains of Idaho, with their growing family.