Matthew McNicholas,    MGLM Architects     Matthew is a founding partner at the Chicago-based architectural firm MGLM. Prior to founding the firm, Matt played an integral role on a wide variety of projects including the MIPIM award-winning luxury Villa Kennedy Hotel in Frankfurt and the King’s Cross Master Plan for London, England. He currently heads the Preservation Committee of the Auxiliary Board for the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University and serves on the Board of Directors for Fenwick High School, where he also chairs the Facilities Committee. He sits on the Education Committee for the Chicago-Midwest Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art and, in his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and playing on a Master’s water polo team.

Matthew McNicholas, MGLM Architects
Matthew is a founding partner at the Chicago-based architectural firm MGLM. Prior to founding the firm, Matt played an integral role on a wide variety of projects including the MIPIM award-winning luxury Villa Kennedy Hotel in Frankfurt and the King’s Cross Master Plan for London, England. He currently heads the Preservation Committee of the Auxiliary Board for the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University and serves on the Board of Directors for Fenwick High School, where he also chairs the Facilities Committee. He sits on the Education Committee for the Chicago-Midwest Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art and, in his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and playing on a Master’s water polo team.

Steve Shriver,    Art+Works Studio   Steve is a visual artist since Wesleyan University (1981), making a living for his family as a decorative painter for many years, doing murals and renderings, as well as faux finishes and trompe l¹oeil. He is a long-time member of the  Institute of Classical Architecture & Art , and writes frequently about the history of ornament and art on his Facebook page;  Art+Works

Steve Shriver, Art+Works Studio
Steve is a visual artist since Wesleyan University (1981), making a living for his
family as a decorative painter for many years, doing murals and renderings, as well as faux finishes and trompe l¹oeil. He is a long-time member of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, and writes frequently about the history of ornament and art on his Facebook page; Art+Works

Michael Geller,    G.P. Schafer Architect   Michael is an architect at G.P. Schafer where he has worked since 2013, as well as Co-Chair of PLINTH, the young members group of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art in New York City. Michael went to the University of Miami (FL) for his Bachelor of Architecture degree and to the University of Notre Dame for his Master of Architecture and Urban Design degree.

Michael Geller, G.P. Schafer Architect
Michael is an architect at G.P. Schafer where he has worked since 2013, as well as Co-Chair of PLINTH, the young members group of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art in New York City. Michael went to the University of Miami (FL) for his Bachelor of Architecture degree and to the University of Notre Dame for his Master of Architecture and Urban Design degree.

Brendan McNee,    Ferguson & Shamamian Architects   Brendan McNee graduated from Notre Dame in 2006 went to work immediately for Gil Schafer Architect in NYC, where he stayed until late 2014. He has been working at the offices of Ferguson & Shamamian for the past four years.

Brendan McNee, Ferguson & Shamamian Architects
Brendan McNee graduated from Notre Dame in 2006 went to work immediately for Gil Schafer Architect in NYC, where he stayed until late 2014. He has been working at the offices of Ferguson & Shamamian for the past four years.

Whitley Esteban,    Roman & Williams   Whitley currently works as Managing Director at  Roman and Williams Buildings and Interiors , managing the design studio’s hospitality, institutional, and residential projects that span the US, Europe, and Asia. Prior to RW, she worked at G. P. Schafer Architect, Braulio Casas Architects, and Kiara Designs Co. Whitley received her Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Notre Dame, and is a member of the ICAA.

Whitley Esteban, Roman & Williams
Whitley currently works as Managing Director at Roman and Williams Buildings and Interiors, managing the design studio’s hospitality, institutional, and residential projects that span the US, Europe, and Asia. Prior to RW, she worked at G. P. Schafer Architect, Braulio Casas Architects, and Kiara Designs Co. Whitley received her Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Notre Dame, and is a member of the ICAA.