Ashley McGraw Architects recently shared the news that Calvin Ahn RA, LEED AP BD+C has been named a principal in the firm. Ahn has led some of the most innovative, sustainable projects at Ashley McGraw Architects. He is highly skilled in group facilitation and is a LENSES (Living Environments in Natural, Social, and Economic Systems) Regenerative Development Facilitator. His extensive experience with high performing projects includes the LEED Platinum new MacArthur Elementary School in Binghamton, the LEED Platinum new Syracuse Center of Excellence in Syracuse, and the LEED Gold Le Moyne College Coyne Science Building Addition. He is currently leading the design team for a research facility at Binghamton University, Nuthatch Hollow, which is targeting Living Building certification.
An active member of the design community, Ahn has presented his work and research on sustainable design at numerous professional conferences, including the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association BuildingEnergy Conference, Getting to Zero National Forum, and the SUNY Physical Plant Administrators Association. Ahn holds a Master of Architecture degree from Syracuse University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Southern California.