Design & Construction Staff

Bonnie L. Humphrey

Director of Design and Construction

Education:
B.A. University of Chicago
M. Arch., University of Pennsylvania

Professional Associations:
Registered Architect, State of Illinois APPA

THOMAS J. AREY

Senior Project Manager

Education:
B.S. Civil Engineering, Ohio State University
MBA, Finance, DePaul University

Professional Associations:
Licensed Professional Engineer, State of Illinois
LEED AP, Building Design and Construction
National Society of Professional Engineers

Current Projects:
New Kellogg School of Management Building

Jay F. Baehr

Senior Project Manager

Education:
B. Arch., University of Cincinnati
Certificate Of Business Administration, University of Cincinnati

Professional Associations:
Registered Architect, State of Illinois
LEED AP, Building Design and Construction

Current Projects:
Feinberg Medical School Masterplan Renovations
Ward Renovations
Tarry Renovations
Searle Renovations 
McGaw Renovations 
Law School Renovations

Quentin L. Bruhn

Senior Project Manager

Education:
B. Arch., University of Oregon

Current Projects:
BC Infill Project/IMSERC
Tech FG Infill Project/C
Inorganic Teaching Lab Renovation
Tech J Wing Infill Project

Susan Budinsky

Project Manager

Education:
B.S. Arch., Ohio State University
M. Arch., University of Illinois Chicago
Catholic University Architecture Summer Program
Architectural License, 1989

Professional Associations:
Registered Architect, State of Illinois
American Institute of Architects
Chicago Women in Architecture

Current Projects:
Visitor Center/Entrance A Parking Garage
North Parking Garage
Sailing Center/Boathouse  

Kory Burton

Project Manager

Education:
B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Current Projects:
NE Campus Utility Extension
Mid-Campus Green
North Parking Garage Steam & Chilled Water  

Robert Carlton

Project Manager

Education:
B. Arch., University of Illinois, Chicago

Professional Associations:
Registered Architect, State of Illinois
Certified Architect, N.C.A.R.B.
Notary Public, Cook County, Illinois

Current Projects:
Deering Library Entrance
Seabury Renovations

Bob Gross

Project Manager

Education:
M.A. Arch. & M.B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 

Current Project:
North Campus Parking Structure     

Andrew J. McGonigle

Project Manager

Education:
B. Arch., University of Manchester
Diploma of Architecture, University of Manchester

Professional Affiliations:
Architects Registration Council of the United Kingdom
Royal Institute of British Architects

Current Projects:
Frances Searle- Various Renovations 
1801 Maple Various Renovations

Elena Romero-Jensen

Project Manager

Education:
B. Arch., Northeast National University, Argentina
M. C&RP, Ohio State University

Professional Affiliations:
Chicago Women in Architecture

Current Projects:
Allen Center Renovations
Kresge Renovation
Wieboldt Hall Renovation
Mudd Library Renovation
676 St. Clair Renovations for Medical School

Michelle Lagdan Beall

Project Manager

Education:
B. Arch., Iowa State University Architectural License, 2011

Professional Affiliations:
Registered Architect, State of Illinois LEED AP, Building Design and Construction American Institute of Architects

Current Projects:
Feinberg School of Medicine Master Plan Renovations

Andrea Ohrmundt

Project Manager

Education:
B.S. Arch University of Wisconsin Milwaukee LEED AP

Current Projects:
1800 Sherman Renovations NU Police Dept. Kresge Renovation Weiboldt Classroom renovations

Deborah Burkhart

Project Manager

Education:
M. Arch. & MBA, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 1987

Professional Affiliations:
Registered Architect, State of Illinois
Registered Architect, State of Indiana
Certified Architect, N.C.A.R.B.
American Institute of Architects,
Construction Specifications Institute, Certified Construction Specifier
LEED AP
Chicago Women in Architecture

Current Projects:
New Music and Communication Building

Dorothy McCarty

NU Consultant

Education:
B.S. Arch., University of Illinois- Urbana Architecutral License, 1989
LEED Accredited Professional, 2007

Professional Associations:
Chicago Women in Architecture
American Institute of Architects
US Green Building Council

Current Project:
Chapin Residence Hall Renovation

Cheryl L. Talac

NU Consultant

Education:
B.S. Arch. Studies, University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign Architectural License, 1990

Professional Affiliations:
Registered Architect State of Illinois, American Institute of Architects

Current Projects:
New building for Music and Communication Schools

John D. Seay

Project Engineer

Education:
B.S. East Tennessee State University

Current Projects:
Currently the Project Engineer for All Major University Projects

Abby Lerner

Department Assistant

Education:
B.A. International Relations and Certificate of Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison 
Master’s of Public Policy and Administration Candidate, Northwestern University