Texas Tech University

Christopher Esper


M. Arch, Harvard University
B.S. Arch, Texas Tech University

Christopher Esper, a native El Pasoan, is an Instructor at the TTU CoA campus in El Paso, Texas. 

Christopher worked in New York for ODA Architecture and then moved to Singapore in 2016 to work for SCDA Architects, an international design firm specializing in housing and hospitality where he worked on several mixed-use projects throughout Southeast Asia. In early 2018, Christopher returned to his hometown of El Paso where he joined Root Architects – a boutique architectural design firm that focuses on adapting historic buildings, fermenting culture, and cultivating community. As a Principal at Root, he is focused on revitalizing and repurposing the historic fabric of the city through a range of mixed-use projects.

Currently, he sits on the Historic Landmark Commission for the City of El Paso.



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College of Architecture