We are pleased to announce that FitzGerald has named Sean O’Gorman Jr, LEED AP, Bradley Schlosser, AIA, LEED AP, and Peter Szczelina, RA, NCARB, CDT to the position of Managing Associate, as well as Lauren Wiatrek and John Strasser, LEED AP to the position of Associate.
As Managing Associates, Sean, Bradley, and Peter will take part in the mentorship and training of firm staff and emerging project managers as well as greater project leadership responsibilities. As members of the firm’s senior staff, their expertise and leadership is critical to the firm’s success on project teams as well as matters of firm development, including strategic planning, marketing, and business development. They will also represent the firm in industry organizations for the sake of education, community-building, and advocating good design.
In their new position as Associates, Lauren and John will take an even more active role in office initiatives and staff development while seeking new opportunities to build their experience and knowledge. They will continue to play a key role in project teams and assist in special critical assignments to advance the interest of the office. As Associates, they will also mentor, guide, and collaborate with less experienced junior staff.
FitzGerald continues to expand its talented staff with the addition of Senior Associate Sebastian Rut. Seba will assist project teams with renderings, graphic design, presentations, and photography support, as well as advancing the firm’s marketing and branding collateral. Prior to FitzGerald he was a Senior Graphic Designer at Antunovich Associates. He studied Interactive Media Design at Columbia College in Chicago and earned a degree in Photography and Graphic Design from the State School of Fine Art in Cracow, Poland.