Tom Chandler Appointed as Chairman of the Catholic Foundation of Central Florida

Tom Chandler’s nomination to serve as the Chairman for the Catholic Foundation of Central Florida was announced at the organization’s annual meeting. This honor is a result of more than 8 years dedicated to the Foundation as a Board Member … Continued

Tom Chandler Appointed as Chairman of the Catholic Foundation of Central Florida
Polk County High School AAA Breaks Ground

Polk County High School AAA Breaks Ground

The groundbreaking ceremony was held for Polk County Public Schools’ new High School AAA. The 21st century school will accommodate 2,500 students and meet the needs of the growing community. SchenkelShultz designed the new high school to be flexible and … Continued

Soraya Saffouri Joins the Orlando Office as a Project Architect

Soraya has five years of professional design experience and holds a Master of Architecture and a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a focus in Architecture, both from Savannah College of Art and Design. She is a Registered Architect and is … Continued

Soraya Saffouri Joins the Orlando Office as a Project Architect
Michelle DeLora Receives Prestigious LEED Fellow Designation

Michelle DeLora Receives Prestigious LEED Fellow Designation

Michelle DeLora, Associate Principal, is among the 2019 Class of LEED Fellows honored by the Green Business Certification Inc. A total of 29 individuals achieved the LEED Fellow designation and will be recognized at the USGBC Leadership Awards Ceremony in … Continued

New High School Design in St. Johns County

SchenkelShultz is designing the first new high school for St. Johns County Schools since 2008. The school will be collaborative, innovative and focused on the way 21st century students learn. Check out the article in the St. Augustine Record

New High School Design in St. Johns County
New Fire Station and Evidence Center in DeLand

New Fire Station and Evidence Center in DeLand

SchenkelShultz is excited to collaborate with The City of DeLand and the DeLand Fire Department on the design their new Fire Station 81 and with DeLand Police on their new Evidence Center. Check out the article in the Daytona Beach … Continued

DBIA ARFF Wins FDOT Award

The state-of-the-art, new Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) Station at Daytona Beach International Airport replaced an outdated facility that was designed in  the 1970s. SchenkelShultz created a new station that efficiently provides fire services 24-hours a day and includes multi-vehicle … Continued

DBIA ARFF Wins FDOT Award
Natalia Aguzino, David Garey and Charlie Muzeka Join Orlando Office

Natalia Aguzino, David Garey and Charlie Muzeka Join Orlando Office

Natalia Aguzino joins SchenkelShultz as a Designer with 7 years of professional design experience. She holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Florida, as well as a Bachelor of Design from the University of Central Florida and an … Continued

UCF Resource Management Warehouse Hall Earns LEED® Silver Certification

The University of Central Florida’s Resource Management Warehouse was expanded to include 7,500 SF of additional space for the department. The project achieved LEED® Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council and includes storage space, a postal retail center, … Continued

UCF Resource Management Warehouse Hall Earns LEED® Silver Certification
Mardochee Thelusma and Lauren Volley  Join Orlando Office

Mardochee Thelusma and Lauren Volley Join Orlando Office

Mardochee Thelusma joins SchenkelShultz as a Designer. He has two years of professional design experience and holds a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Washington in Seattle and a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Florida. Lauren … Continued

UCF Trevor Colbourn Hall Earns LEED® Gold Certification

The University of Central Florida’s new Trevor Colbourn Hall replaces one of the oldest buildings on the main campus with a modern office building housing more than 20 University Departments and Programs. The facility achieved LEED® Gold Certification from the … Continued

UCF Trevor Colbourn Hall Earns LEED<sup>®</sup> Gold Certification
SchenkelShultz Announces Promotions

SchenkelShultz Announces Promotions

Patrick G. Rauch, AIA, has been promoted to Principal in the firm. He has spent his 12-year career at SchenkelShultz and specializes in educational design. Promoted to Associate Principal are Ekta P. Desai and Iris Zayas. Ekta is passionate about … Continued

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 … Continued

Milestone Anniversaries for 8 Employees
Millennium Middle School Wins FEFPA Award

Millennium Middle School Wins FEFPA Award

SchenkelShultz was honored a 1st Place award in the Architectural Showcase presented by the Florida Educational Facilities Planners’ Association (FEFPA). In the Middle School category, SchenkelShultz received an award for the outstanding design of Seminole County Public School’s Millennium Middle … Continued

SchenkelShultz designs 2 new projects for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida

SchenkelShultz is designing the innovative new 31,543 SF Jacqueline Bradley and Clarence Otis Family Boys & Girls Club in Orlando’s West Lakes neighborhood. Designed to serve as a true community asset, the new facility will create opportunities for children and … Continued

SchenkelShultz designs 2 new projects for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida
Kevin Beil joins SchenkelShultz as Construction Administrator

Kevin Beil joins SchenkelShultz as Construction Administrator

Kevin Beil is a 20-year veteran working in architecture and construction management. He is a state licensed inspector and holds an Associate’s degree in Drafting Technology from California University of Pennsylvania.

Ekta Desai joins SchenkelShultz as Designer

Ekta Desai has 8 years of professional design experience with a Masters of Architecture from Washington University in St. Louis and a Bachelor of Design from the University of Florida. Among her most recent honors in 2017, she received the … Continued

Ekta Desai joins SchenkelShultz as Designer
Arturo Cotto and Carol Perez join SchenkelShultz as Project Designers

Arturo Cotto and Carol Perez join SchenkelShultz as Project Designers

Art Cotto has 29 years of professional design experience and holds an Associate’s degree in Building Construction Technology from Liceo de Arte & Tecnologia in Puerto Rico.   Carol Perez has over 30 years of professional design experience and holds … Continued

Scott Werley joins Orlando Office as Construction Administrator

Scott Werley is a 32-year veteran of the construction administration field and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Florida.

Scott Werley joins Orlando Office as Construction Administrator
Michelle DeLora receives WELL AP credential

Michelle DeLora receives WELL AP credential

Michelle L. DeLora, AIA, LEED® AP BD+C, WELL AP, Associate Principal, is now a WELL Accredited Professional. This prestigious credential is globally held by only 3,120 professionals. Well AP showcases expertise in the WELL Building Standard™ and a commitment to … Continued

Jesus Maldonado joins Orlando Office as Project Designer

Jesus Maldonado has 25 years of professional design experience and holds a Master of Architecture degree from Central University of Venezuela. He is also a member of NCARB and Associate Member of the American Institute of Architects.

Jesus Maldonado joins Orlando Office as Project Designer
Sheyda Livingston and Alex Straughn join SchenkelShultz as Designers

Sheyda Livingston and Alex Straughn join SchenkelShultz as Designers

Sheyda Livingston holds a Bachelor’s of Design in Architecture from the University of Central Florida, where she also served as Vice President of the American Institute of Architects’ Student Member UCF Chapter. She is currently pursuing her Master of Architecture … Continued

UF Newell Hall wins 2018 Meritorious Achievement Award from the Florida Trust for Historic Preservation

The University of Florida’s Newell Hall was awarded the 2018 Meritorious Achievement Award for Green Buildings. The Florida Trust for Historic Preservation presented the award to the LEED® Gold Certified building as part of its 2018 Florida Preservation Awards. SchenkelShultz, … Continued

UF Newell Hall wins 2018 Meritorious Achievement Award from the Florida Trust for Historic Preservation

SchenkelShultz Ranks as a Top Design Firm by ENR-Southeast

SchenkelShultz ranks among the 2018 Top Design Firms by ENR-Southeast. The firm is ranked #55 in the list of 120 firms throughout the Southeast. Additionally, SchenkelShultz ranks as one of the Top 5 firms in Educational Design.

Kelli A. Griffith Joins SchenkelShultz’s Orlando Office

Kelli A. Griffith, NCIDQ, LEED® AP, joins SchenkelShultz as a Senior Interior Designer. A Registered Interior Designer in Florida, she has 15 years of experience and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design from Savannah College of Art … Continued

Kelli A. Griffith Joins SchenkelShultz’s Orlando Office
SchenkelShultz Honored with 3 Awards from FEFPA

SchenkelShultz Honored with 3 Awards from FEFPA

SchenkelShultz was honored with three awards in the Architectural Showcase presented by the Florida Educational Facilities Planners’ Association (FEFPA) at the Winter Conference held February 2018. In the High School category, SchenkelShultz received a 1st Place award for the outstanding … Continued

UF Heavener Hall Earns LEED® Gold Certification

The University of Florida’s Heavener Hall School of Business is home to undergraduate students in the Warrington College of Business Administration. The 21st century academic building includes classrooms, study rooms, academic advisement areas, informal collaboration zones, a café on the … Continued

UF Heavener Hall Earns LEED<sup>®</sup> Gold Certification
Milestone Anniversaries for Five Employees

Milestone Anniversaries for Five Employees

Celebrating 30 years with SchenkelShultz are Daniel M. Tarczynski, AIA, Partner, and Kevin J. Winter, Associate Principal. Dan is a leading education designer and Kevin serves as the firm’s Information Technology Director.   Joseph S. Toth, AIA, reaches the 25 … Continued

SchenkelShultz Announces Promotions

Gay L. Geiger, AIA, Lynn M. Lefebvre, AIA, LEED® AP and Cathy Roche, AIA, LEED® AP, have been promoted to Principals in the firm.   Promoted to Associate Principal are Stephen J. Carroll, Bridget A. Paterno, Somer A. Spencer, AIA, … Continued

SchenkelShultz Announces Promotions
Yaritza Alvarado joins Orlando Office

Yaritza Alvarado joins Orlando Office

Yaritza Alvarado joins SchenkelShultz’s Orlando office as a Project Accountant. She has 14 years of experience and earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Sagrado Corazon University in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Taylor Barton joins Orlando Office

Taylor Barton was hired in a Project Support role in the firm’s Orlando office. He holds both a Master of Education in Human Resource Development and a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Taylor Barton joins Orlando Office
Kelli Addison joins Orlando Office as Project Designer

Kelli Addison joins Orlando Office as Project Designer

Kelli has 10 years of professional design experience and holds a Master of Architecture degree from Florida A&M University and Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design from Florida State University. She is also a LEED® Accredited Professional.

Iris Zayas joins Orlando Office as Senior Project Accountant

Iris has 20 years of experience and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Dowling College in Long Island, NY.

Iris Zayas joins Orlando Office as Senior Project Accountant
School Planning & Management’s July / August article

School Planning & Management’s July / August article

SchenkelShultz’s J. David Torbert, AIA, Partner, and Patrick G. Rauch, AIA, Associate Principal, were included in School Planning & Management’s feature July / August article on active planning in K-12 schools. Serving as an architectural source and subject matter expert, … Continued

SchenkelShultz at the Forefront of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority’s Mass Transit Development at Orlando International Airport

SchenkelShultz Architecture, Orlando, has been an integral part of the mass transit planning and master plan development of the new Intermodal Terminal Facility (ITF), the South Airport’s Automated People Mover (APM) Complex and the new 16-gate South Terminal at Orlando … Continued

Marut Angsuratanawech joins Orlando Office as Design Support

Marut Angsuratanawech joins Orlando Office as Design Support

Marut has three years of professional design experience and holds a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Florida. He is also a LEED® Green Associate.

UF Newell Hall Holds Grand Opening Event

On April 17th, a Grand Opening Event was held for the University of Florida’s Newell Hall Renovation designed by SchenkelShultz, in association with Robert A.M. Stern Architects. The renovations transform the historic building into a state-of-the-art, 21st century Active Learning … Continued

UF Newell Hall Holds Grand Opening Event
Millennium Middle School Breaks Ground

Millennium Middle School Breaks Ground

An April 18th groundbreaking ceremony was held for Seminole County Public Schools’ newest 21st century school, Millennium Middle School in Sanford. Designed by SchenkelShultz, the school has a focus on the performing arts and will house 1,900 students. The state-of-the-art … Continued

Global UCF Wins The LEED® NC Project of the Year Award

The SchenkelShultz designed Global UCF Building for the University of Central Florida won the 2017 LEED® NC (New Construction) Project of the Year Award presented by the United States Green Building Council – Central Florida Region.  The design and construction … Continued

Global UCF Wins The LEED® NC Project of the Year Award
New Players Center for Performing Arts in Lakewood Ranch

New Players Center for Performing Arts in Lakewood Ranch

SchenkelShultz is the Architect of Record for the new $28 million Performing Arts Center for The Players in Sarasota. To be located in Lakewood Ranch’s Waterside development, the new 70,000 square-foot multi-use venue will feature a 480-seat Main Stage Auditorium, … Continued

I4 – The Future of Orlando International Airport

SchenkelShultz’s role as the Greater Orlando Airport Authority’s General Consultant was noted in the February 2017 issue of I4 Business in the article “A Vision Takes Shape: The Future of Orlando International Airport”.    A Vision Takes Shape: The Future … Continued

I4 – The Future of Orlando International Airport
SchenkelShultz Honored with 2 Awards from FEFPA

SchenkelShultz Honored with 2 Awards from FEFPA

SchenkelShultz was honored with two awards in the Architectural Showcase presented by the Florida Educational Facilities Planners’ Association (FEFPA) at the Winter Conference held in February 2017. In the University category, SchenkelShultz received a 1st Place award for the outstanding … Continued