Milestone Anniversaries for 8 Employees

Milestone Anniversaries for 8 Employees

J. Thomas Chandler, President & CEO, is celebrating his 40th year with the firm. He has spent his entire career with SchenkelShultz, joining the firm in 1979 and becoming a registered architect in 1982. Tom moved to Central Florida in 1983 to open the firm’s Orlando office. He has been instrumental in guiding the firm’s growth to a regional, award-winning architectural design practice.


Celebrating 25 years with SchenkelShultz are J. David Torbert, AIA, Partner, Lynn M. Lefebvre, AIA, LEED® AP, Principal, and Rita G. Watson, AIA, Associate Principal. Dave and Lynn are integral leaders and members of the firm’s K-12 education design team and Rita is currently working with the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority as part of our General Consultant team.


Kenneth G. Dean, AIA, LEED® AP, Partner, in the firm’s Sarasota office reaches the 15 year milestone in 2019 with SchenkelShultz. Also celebrating 15 years with the firm are Principals Ronald E. Reitz, AIA, LEED® AP, and Johnnie D. Lohrum, Jr., RA, LEED® AP, along with Carlos Roche, Associate Principal.