Greg Tankersley

An Alabama native with an architecture degree from Auburn University, Greg joined the bourgeoning firm of Bobby McAlpine, in 1985. His unique talent and proven leadership skills led to a name partnership in the firm in 1997.  For decades, Greg’s award-winning designs have garnered national and international recognition, appearing countless times in numerous prestigious publications, including Architectural DigestVerandaElle DécorHouse Beautiful, Metropolitan Home and Southern Accents. Greg’s work, and that of the firm, are four-time recipients of the Stanford White Award, presented by the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art in New York. After almost 30 years in Montgomery, Alabama, Greg relocated to New York City in 2015 to lead the McALPINE office in Manhattan. Greg’s passions include cooking and a love of the theatre (he served on the Board of Directors of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival).  With a consummate enthusiasm for his profession, he serves on the Advisory Board of the Leaders of Design Council.  Greg and his wife Mary Robin split their time between New York and their country house in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  Their daughter, Sullivan, lives in Dallas. Greg can be reached at our New York office.

“Designing a house is an intimate endeavor. It’s a permanent and inheritable representation of a person. The invitation always finds me honored and humbled.”