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Bechtel Frank Erickson Architects has expanded its leadership group to welcome new members Adina Fuller RA, Blaise LaPorta AIA, and Jesse Widtfeldt who have been promoted to Associates. Fuller has more than 20 years of experience in architecture and planning. Since joining BFE in 1998, she has amassed a broad range of design experiences including residential, educational, commercial, and laboratory projects. LaPorta has been with the firm for 6 years, focusing on the design of single-family, assisted living, and laboratory projects. As a member of the firm for 12 years, Widtfeldt has led several multifamily and senior housing developments as well as designs for commercial and single-family residences.

Cavanaugh Tocci Associates is pleased to announce the promotion of Aaron Farbo, LEED AP BD+C, to Associate Principal Consultant within the acoustics group.

DRA Architects welcomes John Tindall-Gibson who recently joined as Learning Environment Planner. Building upon DRA’s success in the education market, John will draw from his more than 30 years of experience as an educator in his new role. He will work in collaboration with the existing education team and be based in the Connecticut studio. Before joining DRA, John served as Superintendent of Schools at Naugatuck Public Schools in Connecticut. He has worked as a high school teacher, K-8 and middle school administrator, and superintendent in four school districts in Arizona, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. He has taught courses at the community college and graduate school levels and presented at national education conferences. John earned his PhD in Educational Administration from the University of Arizona.

DRA Architects welcomes John Tindall-Gibson who recently joined as Learning Environment Planner. Building upon DRA’s success in the education market, John will draw from his more than 30 years of experience as an educator in his new role. He will work in collaboration with the existing education team and be based in the Connecticut studio. Before joining DRA, John served as Superintendent of Schools at Naugatuck Public Schools in Connecticut. He has worked as a high school teacher, K-8 and middle school administrator, and superintendent in four school districts in Arizona, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. He has taught courses at the community college and graduate school levels and presented at national education conferences. John earned his PhD in Educational Administration from the University of Arizona.

JCJ Architecture announces the addition of Tao Zhang as a Design Technician to its Boston office. Tao comes to the firm with experience in adaptive reuse of childcare and administrative office buildings and mixed-use housing.

JCJ Architecture welcomes Junfei Chen to its Design Staff team in its Boston Office. He received his Master of Architecture from Texas A&M University and is working on his second Master’s Degree.

Margulies Perruzzi Architects welcomes John Fowler AIA as Associate Principal in Health+Science Studio.

Seasoned architect brings technical expertise in designing hospitals, medical campuses, pharmacies, and laboratories.

DREAM Collaborative welcomes Jonathan Garland Assoc. AIA as Associate Principal.

MBE architecture and urban development firm adds accomplished design leader to its growing practice.

DREAM Collaborative welcomes Jonathan Garland Assoc. AIA as Associate Principal.

MBE architecture and urban development firm adds accomplished design leader to its growing practice.

TRO is now the Boston office of SmithGroupJJR. This is the 11th U.S. office for SmithGroupJJR, in addition to its location in Shanghai, China. The Boston office will be led by Mark Jussaume Assoc. AIA, PE, LEED AP, who has been with the firm since 1990 and most recently served as TRO’s CEO.