Jeffrey Sackenheim, AIA, President of the Board, CHNK Behavioral Health (aka Children’s Home of NKY) Firm and Role: Vice President, Architecture at SHP What is the purpose of the organization where you are involved?  CHNK Behavioral Health’s mission is to be a trauma-informed healthcare organization focused on creating holistic...

Dorothy Hazinski, Architectural Design Representative, Benjamin Moore What are the services that you provide/what does your company do?  Project Specifications, Product Recommendations, Color Services Tell us more about you. Dorothy Hazinski is the Architectural Design Representative for Benjamin Moore & Co. She has worked in the paint industry for...

Chris Kepes, AIA, with Village of Fairfax Planning Commission Sole Proprietor of KepesArchitecture What is the purpose of the organization where you are involved?  It is a zoning commission so the purpose is to review and make decisions on whether or not to allow zoning variances, whether or...

Jeff Raser, President, Brewery District Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation Firm: CUDA Studio What is the purpose of the organization where you are involved? To promote the heritage and equitable redevelopment of Cincinnati’s Brewery District.  Why did you choose to get involved? I wanted to be deeply involved in the renaissance...

James Tavernelli, President and Chief Operating Officer, KLH Engineers What are the services that you provide?  KLH Engineers’ services include mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering, lighting, technology systems, and commissioning. KLH is also positioning itself for broader opportunities by offering BIM technology development, data management strategies, and...

Steve Kenat, Director of Community Development | Principal, GBBN Looking back at your time leading AIA Cincinnati, what are you most proud of accomplishing?  In 2005, the city was beginning to rediscover the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood and seeing its potential – something that architects were already well aware...

Eric Todd Inglert, AIA Associate Professor and Assistant Department Head, Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management, College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Cincinnati Looking back at your time leading AIA Cincinnati, what are you most proud of accomplishing? I was so happy to be a...

Tom Shumaker, Director of Business Development, Cincinnati Commercial Contracting What does your firm do?  Cincinnati Commercial Contracting (CCC) is a full-service real estate development, general contracting, and construction management company. CCC was founded in 1979 to provide clients with full service commercial construction management and real estate...

Robert L. Knight, AIA, National Client Manager, Partner Engineering and Science Looking back at your time leading AIA Cincinnati, what are you most proud of accomplishing? Representative of AIA Ohio on the first OKI Regional Convention; Participating on the AIA Documents Committee; Member of the AIA Leadership...

Amie Anderl, Director of Cincinnati Branch, Hamilton Parker What does your firm do?  Hamilton Parker has over 85 years of experience in supplying residential and commercial building supplies for the entire state of Ohio, including tile, stone, masonry, fireplaces and garage doors in Central Ohio, and supplying...

Afsaneh Ardehali, UNM Looking back at your time leading AIA Cincinnati, what are you most proud of accomplishing?  Generally speaking, I believe my accomplishments for the year 2000 would include: increasing membership and sponsorship, as well as expanding continuing education luncheon series. However, what I am most...

Robert W. Dorsey, FAIA, Professor Emeritus of Construction Science, University of Cincinnati Looking back at your time leading AIA Cincinnati, what are you most proud of accomplishing? I was AIA Cincinnati President 1981 and co-chaired the AIA National Convention in Cincinnati in 1980. Hosting that convention is...

Brian Baumgardner, Associate Client Executive, Oswald Companies What does your firm do? Oswald Insurance Companies provides risk management and insurance brokerage services with a focused lens on professional liability insurance. How did you get into this field? My grandfather owned an insurance agency and during college I completed a...

Michael R. Mauch, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, Principal, RWA Architects, Inc. Looking back at your time leading AIA Cincinnati, what are you most proud of accomplishing?    I was President in 2009. Firms were laying off in mass. The market had just crashed and AIA Cincinnati lost about...

Jeff Kirker with AIA Cincinnati Chapter President Cynthia Williams Jeff Kirker, Kirker Kubala What does your firm do? Kirker Kubala represents over 50 independent lighting manufacturers and offers quality customer service and project management from the idea conception to project completion. How does your firm work with architects? Kirker Kubala,...