Principal & Owner
Christopher has been practicing architecture for over twenty years and founded Tantillo Architecture in 2007. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Grinnell College and his Master of Architecture from Washington University in St. Louis and has since received numerous design awards. Recognized as a dynamic and knowledgeable leader in architecture, Christopher has overseen the design of signature projects throughout the United States including projects in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Colorado, Missouri and South Carolina.
Prior to starting Tantillo Architecture, Christopher worked for Hillier Architecture (RMJM/Hillier) in Philadelphia, PA. Christopher is a participating member of the American Institute of Architects, United States Green Building Council, International Interior Design Association and is registered with this National Council of Architectural Registration Boards. He is currently licensed in PA, NJ, NY, CO, MO, NC and SC.
Telsa received her Bachelors of Science in Interior Design at Drexel University in 2010 where she graduated at the top of her class. Telsa also received a Masters in Science in Interior Architecture and Design in 2011 from Drexel University. She has experience in residential design, commercial design, furniture sales and luxury hospitality design.
Telsa has been a part of projects in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Georgia and China. Prior to Tantillo Architecture, Telsa has worked for Daroff Design and A. Pomerantz & Co. in Philadelphia, PA. Inspired by design that follows the function of the user, Telsa enjoys researching how our growing technological society can integrate seamlessly into design. She is currently seeking accreditation for LEED and NCIDQ.
Billy received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Duke University in 2012, where he received various honors and furthered his passion for building. He went on to receive his Master of Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2015.
Billy believes that architecture is meant to serve people, and that it should constantly evolve in order to make our ever-changing way of life more efficient and more enjoyable. Billy enjoys traveling and exploring cities, always observing how our environment shapes us, and how we choose to shape it in return.
Caritina received her Bachelors of Architecture from Philadelphia University in 2009. Here, she explored her need to influence the way people live and interact with the built environment and since then seeks to refine her talent for improving life through architecture and design. She explores Architecture and Art through photography, travel and painting.
Prior to joining Tantillo Architecture, she worked for YCH Architecture in Philadelphia, where she managed a diverse range of projects including residential, commercial and historic preservation. She has participated in the completion of projects throughout the Tri-State Area