Adam is an experienced architect who has been active within the Northeast Ohio architecture and design community for the past 14 years. He is currently a Project Manager with IKM Architecture, an Adjunct Faculty member at the Kent State University College of Architecture and Environmental Design, and the Director of Communications for AIA Cleveland. His strengths include great leadership, management, and motivational skills often displayed through his projects and responsibilities as a Project Manager, Community Leader, and Teacher.
Adam has received significant recognition and accolades throughout his young career. In 2019, Adam was recognized as an AIA National Young Architect Award recipient. This prestigious national award honors select individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the architecture profession early in their careers. Last year, he was awarded the 2018 AIA Cleveland Presidential Citation. He has also been honored with the 2013 AIA Cleveland Service Award as well as the 2011 AIA Cleveland Presidential Citation. In 2017, Adam was elected as AIA Cleveland President, making him the youngest President in the Chapter's 125+ year history. Throughout his consecutive years of service with the AIA, Adam has led initiatives for improved programming, public advocacy, membership engagement, chapter marketing, and chairs annual events such as; the Cleveland Design Awards. Whether he is practicing, volunteering, or teaching, his goal is always the same; to promote the profession of architecture and quality of work in the region to the general public, and to advocate for all architects in Cleveland and throughout Northeast Ohio.