John Melvin is an Architect and Town Planner. He trained at the Architectural Association School or Architecture and at the Department of Town Planning, University College London, and established the firm of John Melvin Architects and Town Planners in 1970.

He has won many awards for his architecture, including, in 1993, a Building of the Year Award from the Royal Fine Art Commission.

The office of John Melvin was for 30 years, London based, but for the past 15 years has operated from it's West Midlands office in Warwickshire.