People in the News

J. Christopher Gale, AIA, has joined the national architectural and design firm, Arcturis, based in St. Louis.
HGA Architects and Engineers (HGA) has hired Michael Kennedy, AIA, LEED AP, as associate vice president and senior project designer for the health care practice group in Minneapolis.
Heery International has named John Stone, AIA, vice president and southeast health care director for Heery Design.
Array Architects has announced that senior interior designer Laura Morris, AAHID, LEED AP BD+C, IIDA, Lean Green Belt, is a principal and shareholder in the firm.

Q & A

Steve Wiser, director of healthcare design at JRA Architects, discusses patient-centered design and emerging trends that improve the
Randy Cooper, author of “Wayfinding for Healthcare: Best Practices for Today’s Facilities,” has more than 35 years of experience in the
Stan Spellman, vice president of St. Louis-based Spellman Brady & Co., has more than 20 years of experience in interior design. His


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After earning a second LEED for Healthcare (LEED-HC) Gold certification from the U.S. Green More.