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Jason Stangland Promoted to Lead SmithGroupJJR’s Waterfront Practice

May 7, 2018

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation's largest integrated design firms, has named Jason Stangland, PLA, LEED AP, to lead the firm’s internationally recognized Waterfront Practice. The group is comprised of engineers, ecologists, landscape architects and urban design experts specializing in design of complex river, lake and ocean environ...

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Howard Marsh Metropark, Designed by SmithGroupJJR, Opens in Toledo Area

May 3, 2018

New 1,000-acre park restores 750 acres of wetland habitats

The Howard Marsh Metropark Wetland Preserve, planned and designed by SmithGroupJJR, celebrated its grand opening to the public on Saturday, April 28. Located 15 miles east of downtown Toledo along the western Lake Erie shoreline, the 1,000-acre park has gained national recog...

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Mixed-Use Specialist Michelle Ray joins SmithGroupJJR

April 24, 2018

Move enhances firm’s expertise in the mixed-use environment

The Phoenix office of SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s leading integrated design firms, has hired Michelle Ray, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, as principal and mixed-use specialist. In her new position, Ray will work alongside Phoenix Workplace Practice leadership to exp...

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SmithGroupJJR Promotes Andrew Dunlap to Lead Its Building Technology Studio

April 20, 2018

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s leading integrated design firms, has announced the promotion of Andrew Dunlap, AIA, CDT, LEED AP, to lead the firm’s nationally recognized Building Technology studio, located at its Detroit office. The group specializes in design, analysis and evaluation of new and existing building enclosure sys...

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SmithGroupJJR hires Cindy Beckham to lead Washington, DC office’s Health Studio

March 28, 2018

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s largest integrated design firms, has hired skilled strategic facility planner and designer Cindy Beckham as a principal and leader of its Washington, DC Health studio. In this role, Beckham will focus on the office’s current clients and growing the firm’s already significant market share in...