Principal of Faro Studio, Garrett Finney lives and works in Houston, Texas. He received a Bachelor's Degree from Yale College and a Masters Degree in Architecture from Yale University. In 1994 he was awarded the Rome Prize in Architecture.

His practice includes consulting at NASA on Lunar Habitats, furniture design, house design and research and design of sustainable RVs and their uses and impact. He has also worked in a variety of other disciplines, including blacksmith, industrial designer, editor and carpenter.