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From left to right:  Gerald Balletti, Jeff Anderson, Angelina Wheeler-Chong and Lois Torvik

(Photo Credit:  Moving Pictures of Brevard)

Meld Studio Architecture, located in Melbourne, Florida,  offers comprehensive services in architecture for commercial, residential and institutional clients.


Meld Studio Architecture, has extensive experience ranging from small-scale residential renovations and commercial tenant fit-outs to new construction. Meld can provide for all aspects of the architectural process from programming to construction observation, including interior design. Meld is committed to serving each client’s specific needs and is flexible with the scope of the services they provide; the necessary and appropriate services for each project can be determined on an individual basis. Each project, regardless of size, will be approached with an emphasis on quality and efficiency.

Gerald Balletti has worked for a number of architectural firms in his 15+ year career. For the last decade, Gerald has worked on high-end residential and multi-family projects with a local firm while maintaining his own design business. His personal design business has given him experience interacting with clients and dealing closely with contractors. Gerald's prior firm work experience includes commercial, multi-family (condominium and townhouse) and assisted living facilities.


Lois Torvik has been a licensed architect in the state of Florida since 2007.  Lois's recent work experience is with high-end residential projects located in Florida and abroad. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame with her Bachelors in Architecture in 2001. Prior to pursuing her Master of Architecture at Yale University, Lois worked for Merrill, Pastor and Colgan, a firm renowned for its traditional architecture. Her early career experiences gave her diverse design experiences in commercial and institutional architecture.


Angelina Wheeler-Chong is a licensed architect in the state of Florida. She graduated from Drexel University with her Bachelors in Architecture in 1999.  Angelina brings 20 years of work experience which includes hospitality, high-end residential, multi-family and educational projects and has worked for several firms prior to joining Meld; including the internationally acclaimed firm Venturi Scott Brown and Associates.

Jeff Anderson is a licensed architect in the state of Florida. He graduated with both his Master and Bachelor of Architecture degrees from the University of Florida. Jeff’s prior work experience includes large high-end residential projects in Brevard County, Vero Beach, and the Bahamas. His previous mentorship at an award winning Melbourne design firm has provided him with experience in luxury design, smart home technology and construction administration.