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Michael J. ValaAIA, NCARB


Mike Vala graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and from the Boston Architectural College in 2011 with a Master of Architecture degree.  He is registered with the State of Ohio and with NCARB.  He has been with the firm since 2008.

Mike looks for contextual and efficient solutions to design problems, with the goal of creating dynamic and engaging spaces that are unique to each project.  An attention to detail and a sensitivity to a client’s desires fuel his drive to produce superior design solutions in all aspect of construction, whether they are for a schematic design or a construction detail in the field.  He takes most pride in providing a team oriented attitude toward project completion.

Mike has experience with educational facilities, general office facilities, higher educational research facilities, and musical rehearsal and  performance facilities, as well as both single family and multi-family residential design.  He is active in the AIA, and is currently serving on the Board of Directors for the Columbus Chapter.