Principal, Studio Manager
University of Michigan, Go Blue!
Jason joined Court Atkins Architects, Inc. in February of 2014 with a strong foundation and experience in all phases of design and construction, from schematic design, construction documents, specifications, construction administration, and contracts. He brings over 15 years of experience as a project lead, project manager, and studio manager in new construction and renovations ranging from educational and military facilities to municipal buildings and retail complexes. Prior to beginning his professional career in architecture, he spent eight years as a military officer in the United States Marine Corps.
Describe your process: Listen and take detailed notes to understand the client and their requirements to make a successful project. When it’s time to get to work, develop a methodical and team-building approach throughout the design and construction process.
Quote relevant to your work life: “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” Colin Powell
What is that life changing song or album: Lead Me by Sanctus Real
Who is the best movie villain: Colonel Nathan Jessup, A Few Good Men
What is the next thing on your bucket list: Run the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington DC
Where would you relocate if you were forced to leave the country: Go on an island hopping campaign in the Caribbean.