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.

Todd Thackery

Todd Thackery, AIA, LEED AP, vice president at SHP Leading Design in Cincinnati, recently received the Certified Educational Facility Planner (CEFP) designation, a mark of excellence developed to reflect the knowledge, skills and abilities of a competent educational facility planner.

Monica Ponce de Leon

Monica Ponce de Leon, an educator and award-winning architect, has been selected as the next dean of Princeton University's School of Architecture.

Craig Passey

SmithGroupJJR, a national architecture, engineering and planning firm headquartered in Detroit, promoted Craig Passey, AIA, to leader of the health studio at the firm’s Phoenix office.