Certificant Profiles

Click below to see Certificants discuss how having an ACHA certification has enhanced their career in healthcare architecture and/or design as they answer some of the following questions:

Julie Frazier, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP, RELi AP
Perkins+Will

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Michelle Acosta, AIA, ACHA, EDAC
SmithGroup​

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Chenyue Yuan, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP
LAKM Architects LLC

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​Tammy Felker, AIA, ACHA, RN, LEEDAP BD+C
NBBJ Architects

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Michelle Trott, AIA, ACHA, NCARB
Principal, Healthcare
Clark Patterson Lee
Rochester, NY

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Diana Anderson, MD, AIA, ACHA
Principal, Jacobs
Neurology Fellow, VA Boston Health System
Boston, MA

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Michael Compton, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C
Healthcare Design Leader
RS&H
Orlando, FL

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James J. Atkinson, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP
Vice President; Director, Health Planning
HDR
Charlotte, NC

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Joel P. Trexler, AIA, ACHA
Principle/Owner
JPT Architects, P.C.
Johnstown, PA

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Wayne W. Barger, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP
Vice President and Health Practice Director
SmithGroup
Dallas, TX

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Byron M. Edwards III, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP
Professor of Practice
Architecture + Health Graduate Studies
Clemson University
Clemson, SC

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Carlos Marcet, AIA, ACHA, NCARB, LEED AP
Sr. Healthcare Architect
Studio+
Fort Myers, FL

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Russell P. (Rip) Parks, AIA, ACHA, EDAC
Founding Principal
ParksConsult, LLC
Greenville, SC

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Minta Jane Ferguson, ACHA, AIA, NCARB, CDT, LEED AP
Catalyst
Director of Planning
Charlotte, NC

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Deborah (Deb) H. Smith, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP BD+C
Associate Principal, Director of the Tampa Office
Flad Architects
Tampa, FL

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Steven M. Langston, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C
Design Director
RLF Architects
Orlando, FL

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Jhiah Chang, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP, EDAC
Lean Green Belt Certified for Facilities Design
Architect, Cedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, CA

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Emily Bateman, AIA, ACHA​, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C
Project Manager
Perkins+Will
Chicago, IL

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Katheryn (Katie) B. Fricke, AIA, ACHA
Principal, Health Planning – Professional Associate
HDR
Charlotte, NC

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Jodi Feldheim, ACHA, AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Associate, Senior Health Planner
HDR
Chicago, IL

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Joel Farmer, AIA, ACHA
Principal, Vice President of Architecture
Guidon
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Aaron Shepard, AIA, LEED, AP BD+C, EDAC, ACHA
Principal, Project Management
HED
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Mathew Grant
AECOM
Columbus, OH
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Thai Dinh, ACHA
Principal
Mascari Warner Dinh Architects
San Diego, CA
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Julie Piper
Project Architect
Moody Nolan
Lewis Center, OH
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