Mr. Ackerman has senior responsibilities for the programming, conceptual design, and design development of major projects at Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects. Since joining the firm in 1985, Michael has been involved in shaping many of the firm’s most notable award winning projects. He has contributed on a wide range of project types, from educational to aviation facilities. Prior to his current position, he practiced at the design firm of Flansburgh Architects in Boston, Massachusetts.

Mr. Ackerman received his Bachelor of Architecture Degree from the Boston Architectural College. Michael is a licensed architect in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and a member of the American Institute of Architects.

PROJECT EXPERIENCE

College and University

Educational K-12

  • New Upper Perkiomen Middle School
    Upper Perkiomen School District
    Pennsburg, Pennsylvania
  • Southern Lehigh Intermediate School
    Southern Lehigh School District,
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • Souderton Area High School
    Souderton Area School District,
    Souderton, Pennsylvania
  • Upper Merion Middle School
    Upper Merion Area School District,
    King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
  • Upper Merion Gymnasium and Pool Building
    Addition and Alteration
    Upper Merion Area School District,
    King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
  • Vernfield Elementary School
    Souderton Area School District,
    Telford, Pennsylvania
  • Southern Lehigh High School Addition and Alterations
    Southern Lehigh School District,
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • New Pocono Mountain High School
    Pocono Mountain School District,
    Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania
  • Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School Science & Technology Addition
    Colonial School District,
    Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania
  • North Penn High School Expansion
    North Penn School District,
    Lansdale, Pennsylvania
  • Wilson Area High School
    Wilson Area School District,
    Wilson, Pennsylvania
  • Middle Paxton Elementary School
    Central Dauphin School District,
    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Five Points Elementary School
    Bangor Area School District,
    Bangor, Pennsylvania
  • Marlborough Elementary School
    Upper Perkiomen School District
    East Greenville, Pennsylvania
  • Oak Ridge Elementary School
    Souderton Area School District,
    Souderton, Pennsylvania
  • Wallenpaupack South Elementary School
    Wallenpaupack Area School District,
    Hawley, Pennsylvania
  • Horticulture Building
    Eastern Montgomery County Vocational Technical School
    Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
  • The Glenwood School
    Dallas, Texas
  • Waterford High School
    Waterford Area School District,
    Waterford, Connecticut
  • Moravian Academy Performing Arts Center
    Moravian Academy,
    Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • Additions to Wallenpaupack South Elementary School
    Wallenpaupack Area School District
    Newfoundland, Pennsylvania
  • State College Area Middle School
    State College Area School District,
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Cold Spring Elementary School
    Central Bucks School District,
    Doylestown, Pennsylvania
  • North Penn High School East
    North Penn School District,
    Lansdale, Pennsylvania
  • Jim Thorpe Elementary School
    Jim Thorpe Area School District,
    Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
  • Jamison Elementary School
    Central Bucks School District,
    Doylestown, Pennsylvania
  • Worcester Elementary School
    Methacton School District,
    Norristown, Pennsylvania

Corporate/Institutional

  • Ridgecrest Office Building
    Ridgecrest, California
  • Howard Johnson’s Business Hotel Prototype
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • 725 Concord Avenue Office Building
    Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital
    Salem, New Hampshire
  • Silas Creek Office Building
    Winston Salem, North Carolina
  • Digital Equipment Corporation Office Building
    Andover, Massachusetts
  • 70 Fawcett Street Office Building
    Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Bank of America Headquarters
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • Neesen Residence
    Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts
  • Portland Presbyterian Church
    Portland, Pennsylvania

Aviation