In December, Wilson Architects, a Boston-based architectural firm specializing in the design of academic buildings for top-ranked national institutions, named Chris Martin, AIA, LEED AP, president of the firm. Martin assumes the role from Bill Wilson, FAIA, who will become the firm’s chair and CEO. Martin has been with Wilson Architects since 1995. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in pre-medicine and pre-medical studies before receiving a master’s degree in architecture from Tulane University School of Architecture. He has completed projects for clients such as the University of Pittsburgh, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Tulane University and Boston University.