John Beckham

Stone Soup 6, LLC

John Beckham was first registered as an architect in Texas in 1983, having obtained his degree in 1980 from the University of Texas at Austin. He spent the next 10 years working on a variety of architectural projects, including commercial office buildings, schools, restaurants, animal shelters, historical remodels of various buildings in and around Washington D.C., low-rise condominiums and custom residential.  For the last 18 years, he has focused primarily on commercial retail design and master planning. From 1993 to 2000, and since then with his company Stone Soup 6 Architecture, he’s been responsible for the designs of over 40 Whole Foods Market stores, working in over two-thirds of the store’s regions across the country