Our staff is our most valued and important asset. NK Architects is proud to announce the following advancements:
Michael Cannilla, AIA, Senior Associate
Throughout his 26 years of experience, clients have come to rely on Mike’s ability to ensure that all project objectives are successfully accomplished. As a member of the New Jersey Barrier Free Building Code Sub Committee, he is a valuable resource to the firm. Mike chairs Florham Park’s Zoning Board of Adjustment and is Vice Chair of the Planning Board. As a member of the Department of Homeland Security’s National Disaster Medical System, he was a first responder in the relief efforts at Ground Zero, New Orleans and Haiti.
Robert Harker, AIA, LEED AP, Senior Associate
Robert has focused his 27-year career on the design of K-12 schools for both private and public school clients. His understanding of current design trends has resulted in spaces that greatly enhance and facilitate learning.
Pablo A. Serrano, AIA, CID, Senior Associate
For the past 16 years, Pablo has concentrated on the planning and design of a wide variety of healthcare projects. Pablo’s insistence on incorporating ‘Best Practice’ and sustainable design principles has had a critical impact on the healing process. As Co-Director of NK’s Operations Group, Pablo is responsible for planning, implementing and managing the firm’s technology systems and providing the staff with the system resources required in order to maintain a high level of efficiency and quality of documentation.
Tamara Iwaseczko, AIA, LEED AP, Associate
Tamara has 16 years of experience in the architectural profession and is the Sustainable Zone Director at NK. In this capacity, she spearheads the sustainable initiatives for NK’s project operations. Tamara’s experience with sustainable projects includes site planning, passive solar design, and employment of sustainable building systems and materials. She has worked in urban design, traffic calming, and sustainable community planning.
David E. Kunzig, AIA, LEED AP, Associate
David has 15 years of diversified and increasingly responsible architectural experience, specifically with the design of university-level research facilities.
Irving K. Leong, AIA, Associate
With 34 years of specialized experience, Irving is a recognized leader in the field of healthcare planning and design. His in-depth knowledge of DOH code requirements and his intelligent approach to facility planning culiminate in an environment that promotes the healing process.
This announcement reinforces one of our firm’s core values: to provide the highest level of professional design services through the delivery of innovative, effective and sustainable planning and design solutions.