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B. Architecture, Auburn University


Registrations: AL, AR, CT, GA, MD, MI, NC, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI

Certifications: NCARB

Accreditations: LEED AP



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Sidney P. Ward, AIA, LEED AP

Principal / Architect

Sidney has experience in the design and management of various project types including higher education, corporate, laboratory, and health care facilities. He has experience in all aspects of the planning and design of educational facilities, including code issues, documentation, detail development, specifications, and coordination of consultant services. Sidney is responsible for all phases of the project from programming/design through construction administration. He has the daily responsibility of seeing that the team is working in unison to achieve project objectives, and he will ensure that each of the project goals are responsive to your needs and met according to schedule. He will oversee the project and the team, participating daily in all project activities and ensure that the team and the design is responsive to the needs of your institution.



Notable Project

Emory University, School of Medicine, Medical Education Building



Notable Project

Georgia Southern University, Health Professions Academic Building



Why did you enter into the industry?

“From my earliest memories I always had a curiosity about buildings and architecture. Growing up, my best friend and I spent most of our free time exploring buildings under construction and sketching floor plans. I never seriously considered any other path.”