Gilbert Architects is pleased to welcome Kenneth Goad to the firm as Construction Administrator. Ken comes to the firm with over 40 years of architectural and construction experience. His experience includes schools, universities, health care facilities and offices.
Gilbert Architects is pleased to announce promotions to Scott A. Adams and Rod Frey, Jr., Assoc. AIA in their new positions as Studio Directors. Scott has been with the firm for 19 years and Rod for 17 years, both in various positions, most recently as Senior Project Managers. The depth of their experience in educational […]
Thomas W. Gilbert, AIA, REFP, recently attended the A4LE International LearningSCAPES Conference held at the Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, Georgia for those who plan, design, equip, furnish and maintain places where students learn. LearningSCAPES provided groundbreaking educational sessions, inspiring keynotes, and a showcase of state-of-the-art tools that move learning into the future. Keynote Speaker David Houle, […]
Thomas W. Gilbert, AIA, REFP, attended the Harford County Education Foundation’s 1st Annual Tools for Schools Breakfast Gala held on September 27, 2017 at the Maryland Golf & Country Club. The Breakfast Gala celebrates the impact the community partners play in the schools, while honoring “Everyday Heroes.” Everyday Heroes are outstanding educators who promote exemplary dedication […]
Thomas W. Gilbert, AIA, REFP, presented to the Widener University students enrolled in the School Planning and Design Graduate Course at the Eastern Mennonite College Campus on May 31, 2017. Adjunct Professor David M. Rentschler, Ed.D., Doctor of Education Program and retired administrator with the School District of Lancaster, has brought many future school superintendents […]
Recommendations of the PSBA Workgroup for PlanCon Improvements. The intent of the report is that the recommendations be considered in the efforts to provide a more modern, simplified and financially sustainable process for the State reimbursement to school districts.
Thomas W. Gilbert, AIA, REFP, attended the AEC (Architecture, Engineering and Construction) Education Summit & Expo held at the Harrisburg Hilton, bringing together the architecture, engineering, and construction community; state legislators and local officials; and several school district superintendents around the state. Discussions ensued over the state of K-12 school construction funding, PlanCon update, and […]
Gilbert Architects Inc. is participating in the A4LE (Association for Learning Environments) LearningSCAPES 2016 Conference by providing a Learning Tour of the $119.2M LEED GOLD Upper Dublin High School as one of the suburban school tours scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, 2016. President Thomas W. Gilbert, AIA, REFP will present the tour of the 4-year […]
On Monday and Tuesday, August 15-16, 2016 Thomas W. Gilbert, AIA, REFP, President, and Sharron M. Herr, Director of Business Development and member of the PSBA Alumni Network, attended PSBA’s PlanCon Reform Advisory Group. As the state moves to resolve concerns with its complex and antiquated system for reimbursement of school construction projects under the […]
On Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Thomas W. Gilbert, AIA, REFP, President, and Scott A. Adams, Senior Project Manager, presented a segment on design and construction of school facilities to our guests from Neumann University Business Management program. Adjunct Professor, William N. Kiefer, Ed.D., Doctor of Education Program and retired Superintendent of Cheltenham School District, brought his […]