Michael joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1994 where, as a project architect, he has been responsible for the planning and design of several award winning projects for the firm.

Some of the signature projects he has been involved with include the Chester County Technical College, the DeSales University Campus Dining Center, the DeSales University Conference Center and the Mount St. Mary’s University Student Center.

As a Senior Associate, Michael’s responsibilities include the implementation of the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED® Rating System and management of the firm’s design software system, including BIM (Building Information Modeling) and 3D visualizations.

In 2002, Michael became an adjunct professor in the Architecture Program at Northampton Community College where he continues to teach Architectural Graphics, Advanced Digital Analysis and serve as an architectural critic for design studios.

Other involvements include Treasurer of the Endowment Board for New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church where he is also a member of the building committee. Michael mentors to youth as a leader for Cub Scout Pack #588 of the Boy Scouts of America.

Michael received his Bachelor of Architecture Degree from Philadelphia University. He is a LEED® Accredited Professional and a licensed Architect in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

PROJECT EXPERIENCE

College and University

  • Athletic Facilities Master Plan
    DeSales University
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • Additions and Renovations to Wills Hall
    DeSales University
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • Campus Master Plan
    Mount Saint Mary’s University
    Emmitsburg, Maryland
  • Chester County Technical College / High School
    Chester County, Pennsylvania
  • McShea Student Center
    DeSales University
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • Gambet Center for Business and Healthcare
    DeSales University
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • Center for Communication Studies
    DeSales University
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • Conference Center
    DeSales University
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • McGowan Student Center
    Mount Saint Mary’s University
    Emmitsburg, Maryland
  • Campus Dining Center
    DeSales University
    Center Valley, Pennsylvania
  • Natatorium
    The Pennsylvania State University
    State College, Pennsylvania

Educational K-12

Career and Technical Institute

Corporate / Institutional

  • New Clubhouse
    Blue Ridge Country Club
    Palmerton, Pennsylvania
  • Lehigh Country Club Expansion
    Allentown, Pennsylvania

Aviation

Natatorium

  • Natatorium
    State College Area High School Aquatic and Athletic Center
    State College, Pennsylvania