January 18, 2016

HKS, Inc. rewards outstanding performance with the promotion of the following individuals. 

Bryan Trubey, FAIA, Executive Vice President, was promoted to the HKS Executive Committee, the four-person committee in charge of managing the 1,200-person, 26-0ffice global architectural practice. 

Billy Hinton, AIA, LEED AP, Francis Gallagher, RIBA; Shannon Kraus, FAIA, FACHA, LEED AP; and Kirk Teske, FAIA LEED Fellow, were named to the board of directors. 

Eric Antalek, AlA, LEED Green Associate; Andy Henning, AlA, LEED AP; Teresa Hurd, AlA, LEED AP; John Niziolek, AlA, LEED AP; Fred Ortiz, AIA; and Julie Volosin, RID, LEED AP ID+C, were promoted to principal. 

Olga Acosta, RID; Jim Alotto, AIA; Jon Paul Bacariza, AlA, ACHA, LEED AP, BD+C; Preston Bennett, AIA, LEED AP; Jay Caddell, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Teresa Campbell, AIA, RID, LEED AP; Sergio Chavez, RA; Jeff Cox, AIA, LEED AP; Jason Crist, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Sean D’Artra, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Lance Evans; Lee Glenn, AIA; Thom Greving, AIA, LEED Green Associate; Ala Hason; Gary Inglis, RA; Anthony Montalto, AIA; Sarah Mueller; Upali Nanda, Assoc. AIA; Brian Nelson, AIA; Stamati Nicolakis, AIA, LEED AP; George Pappas, AIA; David Savage; John Tumino, AIA; Emir Tursic, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Nick Viner; Kenneth Webb, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; and George Williford, PE, were promoted to associate principal. 

Michael Ayer, AIA; Kerry Bennett, AIA, LEED AP; Nick Cooper, AIA; Franko Covington; Heather Crosswhite, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Brad Foster, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Karen Funke; Leonardo Gonzalez; Jason Harm, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Alex John; Cynthia Kwan-Knotz, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Kumar Madaswamy, RA; Channing McLeod, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Ruel Mendoza, AIA; Eric Messing, AIA; Jennifer Moen, AIA, LEED AP; Jose Mora, Arq., LEED Green Associate; Ernie Palmer, AIA, LEED AP; Chad Porter, AIA; Monish Sarkar, RA; Thomas Smith, AIA; Alex Thomas, RIBA; and Ella Zheng, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, were promoted to vice president. 

Melissa Berley, AIA, LEED AP; Katy Cagle; Ashley Capley; Cynthia Cheek; Fai Chong, LEED AP; Kira Courpet, LEED AP; Michael Davis, AIA; Lety De La Riva; Diego Delgado, LEED AP BD+C; Michael Djajich, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Katy Dockery, AIA; Jennifer Faist; Mary Ferrer; Alan Harmon, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Debra Klimenko; Amaya Labrador, AIA, LEED Green Associate; Cardine Mackley; Greg Magley, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Patrick McMahon, LEED AP; Valerie Mickell, AIA, LEED AP; Masoud Monfared; Preston Monroe; Ivan Monsreal; Ryan Moose, LEED Green Associate; Sarah Nowell; James Olsen, AIA, LEED AP; Michael Parkos, LEED AP; Kate Renner, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Judson Rogers; Mitchell Sekiya, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Marie Sinco, AIA; Sumandeep Singh, RA; Liz Smith; Toby Startup; Enoch Suhm, RA; Stephen Szutenbach, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; David Taylor, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Neetika Wahi, IGBC; Michael Weekley; and Jimmy Young, were promoted to associate. 

Other promotions: 

  • Bridgid Best, Charles Bode, Dylan Loftus and Ami Parvis were promoted to senior administrative assistant.
  • Keira Hastings was promoted to executive assistant

HKS, Inc. is a leading architectural design firm ranked among the top six architectural engineering firms, according to Building Design+Construction magazine. Since its founding in 1939, HKS has completed construction projects totaling more than $77 billion in more than 1,650 cities located in 84 countries. The firm operates from 26 offices worldwide.

For more information, contact Sherri Smith at ssmith1@hksinc.com