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Benjamin D. Benson, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Principal
Master of Architecture
Washington University / 1988
Bachelor of Environmental Design in Architecture
North Carolina State University / 1984

Ben’s ability to translate client vision into functional, adaptable, and distinctive architecture has resulted in a long list of successful projects and lasting client relationships. Clients often comment on his eagerness to listen, ask the right questions, and respond with thoughtful, creative design options. This ability to guide the discussion and build consensus early in the design process is critical to a successful project outcome. Ben follows up with continuing hands-on involvement, applying well-honed leadership skills to maintain client budget, schedule, and quality objectives.

Ben joined J•PA in 1994 and was made a partner in the firm in 2006. Throughout his tenure he has consistently implemented successful design solutions on an array of projects including:

  • Colleges and Universities
  • Student Housing
  • Science and Research
  • Civic and Cultural
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Complex Renovations and Historic Restorations
  • Planning and Feasibility Studies