Jessica Figenholtz

The Chicago office of architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announced the addition of a new director of higher education planning.

d’Andre Willis

HGA Architects and Engineers (HGA) Principal and Associate Vice President d’Andre Willis, AIA, LEED AP, has transferred to the Alexandria, Va., office to build new business opportunities for the firm’s growing Arts, Community and Higher Education (ACE) Practice Group in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Gina Coel

Gina Coel has been named North American vice president of sales at nora systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of commercial floor coverings for education, health care and other commercial markets.

Deborah Varon

Omaha-headquartered architecture, engineering, planning and interiors firm LEO A DALY announced that Deborah Varon joined their Los Angeles office as director of business development.

Thomas C. Katsouleas

Thomas C. Katsouleas will begin his role as the University of Virginia’s new executive vice president and provost beginning Aug. 17.