Albert McDonald Named 2020 AIA Triangle President

Albert McDonald, AIA has been named 2020 president of the Triangle Section of the American Institute of Architects. Each year, AIA seeks volunteers for their board of directors at the section level. Albert was nominated and voted into office as…

Clark Nexsen Names Three New Associates

Clark Nexsen is pleased to announce that Aaron Brumo, LouAnn Fornataro, and Georgana Turner have been named new associates and shareholders of the firm. Each of these individuals continue to make significant contributions to the success of Clark Nexsen and…

Lesner Bridge Named Among Top 10 Bridges of 2019

Each year Roads and Bridges names their list of best bridge projects based on overall design excellence, project execution, and safety improvements. Environmental responsibility and impact to the community are also taken into consideration. They selected their Top 10 Bridges…

Clark Nexsen Earns a Spot on the ARCHITECT 50 for the Sixth Time

For the past 11 years, ARCHITECT magazine has surveyed design firms across the country and evaluated them in three core categories to determine which firms reflect the best in architectural excellence. This year, ARCHITECT magazine analyzed data from 182 firms,…

Stephanie Jude Re-Elected to SMPS Research Triangle Board of Directors

Stephanie Jude, previously Roten, has been re-elected to serve on the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Research Triangle Chapter’s 2019-20 board of directors. The Board consists of leading marketing professionals dedicated to the A/E/C industry. “Stephanie is an indispensable…

Outdoor Office 2.0 Coming to Downtown Raleigh

We are excited to be part of Outdoor Office 2.0 happening this fall in Downtown Raleigh. Starting September 30, Union Station Plaza will transform into an outdoor co-working community with dedicated conference tables, free high-speed Gigabit WiFi from celito.net and…

Becky Brady on NPR Discussing School Safety and Design

The NPR member radio station, KJZZ of Phoenix, AZ, recently interviewed architect Becky Brady on their broadcast “The Show” to discuss how the design of a school can help promote safety. A safe, secure building and an open, inviting space…

Announcing New Principals and Associate Principals

We are happy to announce the promotion of Chris Duncan and Damian Seitz to Principal and Brian Dautel and David Lancor to Associate Principal. Clark Nexsen’s board of directors took this action at the monthly meeting at the end of…

Pravin Mathur Elected Vice President of URISA Chesapeake Chapter

Pravin Mathur has been newly elected as the Vice President of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) Chesapeake Chapter. URISA is a nonprofit association that fosters excellence in GIS and engages geospatial professionals throughout their careers. As a…

LouAnn Fornataro Named Virginia Beach Rotarian of the Year

LouAnn Fornataro was recently awarded Rotarian of the Year 2019 by the Rotary Club of Town Center Virginia Beach board of directors. Outgoing Club president, Bert Poole, said “LouAnn is one of the most organized people I’ve ever met. She…

Scott Needham Selected as a 2019 Henry Adams Medalist

Scott Needham was chosen by NC State University College of Design faculty as the school’s 2019 Henry Adams Medalist. This American Institute of Architects medal and certificate of merit is awarded to a group of top-ranking graduating students who have…

Sal Albustami to Grow Clark Nexsen’s Industrial Group

Sal Albustami, PE, recently joined Clark Nexsen as department head of the firm’s Industrial practice. Sal brings 20 years of project, process systems, and management experience applied to engineering, commissioning, and construction. Based out of the firm’s Macon, GA office,…

Tiffany Hicks Receives Rising Star Award

Tiffany Hicks has been honored by The Junior League of Macon with a 2019 Rising Star Award. This award recognizes new active members who demonstrate significant promise consistent with the mission and ideals of The Junior League. Tiffany is known…

Clark Nexsen Named ENR Southeast’s No. 1 Education Design Firm

Engineering News-Record has ranked Clark Nexsen No. 1 among the Top Education Firms in the Southeast region for 2019. For decades, Clark Nexsen has been committed to designing innovative learning environments that inspire students and teachers and support the entire…