Managing Senior Associate
Charles has practiced architecture for more than 22 years in the metropolitan areas of Baltimore, Richmond and Washington DC. His strong design sensibilities are influenced by his passion for art and design, as well as his professional experience across many project types. At SKA he manages projects spanning a range of sizes, types, and levels of complexity. Charles strives to create design solutions that integrate sustainable practices with the client's vision and goals. Owing to his lifelong commitment to service, Charles, an Eagle Scout himself, is an active leader in the Boy Scouts of America, Baltimore Area Council Chesapeake District and regularly volunteers at an outreach mission in Nogales, Mexico. Charles enjoys mountain biking, bike-packing and hiking in the wilderness.
MArch - Morgan State University
BFA Interior Design - Virginia Commonwealth University
2017 - NAIOP Interiors Retail Project, Northern VA Chapter Award of Excellence: The Percolator
2017 - NAIOP Build-to-Suit Non-Institutional Facility, Northern VA Chapter Award of Merit: MITRE 4 Building
2017 - Chesapeake Bay AIA Honor Award for Non-Residential Architecture: MITRE 4 Building
2016 - Chesapeake Bay AIA, Merit Award for Non-Residential Architecture: 3Bean
2016 - Washington Building Congress Best Glass Wall Systems: MITRE 4 Building, McLean, VA
2008 - Chesapeake Bay AIA Architecture Merit Award: Varuna Salon Spa
2007 - Work published in Architectural Drawing: A Visual Compendium of Types and Methods, 3rd Edition, By Rendow Yee, Wiley.
2005 - "Historic Brexton Building to Become Condominiums", The Baltimore Sun, Ed Gunts, Dec 26
2000 - Feature: "CC-2 at AOL.Corp," Interior Design Magazine, May 2000
2000 - IIDA International Design Competition Award: America Online, Creative Center