Jerry Simon More about Jerry Simon Jerry Simon, Principal at Lessard Design, is a licensed architect in 7 states (California, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Connecticut) and has more than 25 years of experience in Mixed-Use, Mid-Rise, High-Rise and Multi-Family development. He has a unique understanding of the design process; from the dual perspective of both developer and architect. He maintains hands-on involvement in all aspects of projects from inception through completion.