December 1, 2020
by: AIA New York

Leadership and Firm Transitions

STV Group’s Board of Directors has named Gregory A. Kelly, PE, President and Chief Executive Officer of the firm.

Dana Miarmi, LSSMBB, LEED AP, has joined Mancini Duffy as a Senior Associate and Managing Director.


Firm Hires and Promotions

Fernando Alvarez, AIA, has joined Fogarty Finger Architecture as an Associate Director.

Chris Ernst, AIA, LEED AP; Lance Kutz, AIA; Diego Matzkin, AIA, LEED AP; Mindy No, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, NCARB; Sung Park, AIA; and Mathew Snethen, AIA, were elevated to Principal at Perkins Eastman. Fawzia Ahmedall, AIA, LEED AP; Toby Bishop; Douglas Campbell, AIA, LEED AP; Hillary DeGroff, IIDA, LEED AP ID+C; Romelda Forbes; Greg Gauthreaux, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Dawn Guarriello, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Derek Hamilton; Nick Hendrickson, AIA, LEED AP; Wenlin Li, AIA, EDAC, LEED AP; Lori Miller; John Morris, LEED AP; Drew Ostrander, AIA; Tania Phillips, AIA; Francisco Tsai, LEED GA; Abbas Uddin; Jamie Weller, Esq.; Jeremy Whitener, AIA; and Mika Zhou were promoted to Associate Principal


Academia, Institutional, and Media Appointments

Stas Zakrzewski, Founding Partner at ZH Architects, has been named President of New York Passive House. The organization has also announced the appointment of its first Executive Director, Andreas Benzing, CPHD, LEED AP, BPI, Principal of A.M. Benzing Architects and one of the organization’s founding Board Members.

The Brooklyn Botanic Garden has selected former NYC Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe as its new President and CEO.

Terry Skoda has been named interim director at the Museum of Arts and Design.

Former Curbed Editor-in-Chief Kelsey Keith has joined Herman Miller as their Editorial Director.



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