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HBA Welcomes Katie Kiely
October 17, 2012 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes Katie Kiely

HBA is pleased to announce the addition of Katie Kiely to the staff as an Architectural Intern. Katie holds a BA in Architecture from the University of Tennessee. Katie comes to us from Vienna, Virginia, where she previously worked at InterSpec Design. Katie has spent a significant period of time abroad, traveling to Italy, London, […]
An Angel Among Us
October 08, 2012 AdminHBA People

An Angel Among Us

I’ve never met a person who gives his time like our own Bobby Sharon. He does not want glory, he isn’t looking for what he can get out of it – he’s the Energizer bunny of volunteerism! It’s nearly impossible to keep up with his acts of kindness. On October 3, 2012, Bobby was elected […]
HBA Welcomes Kevan Connery
October 03, 2012 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes Kevan Connery

HBA is pleased to announce the addition of Kevan Connery to the staff as an Architectural Intern. Kevan holds a BS in Architecture from Virginia Tech, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. After graduation, Kevan spent time traveling around the United States, visiting National Parks and studying the architecture throughout the United States. When not […]
HBA Welcomes Joe Terranova
September 19, 2012 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes Joe Terranova

HBA is pleased to announce Joe Terranova’s return to HBA’s professional staff as an Architectural Intern. A 2011 graduate of Virginia Tech, he has previously worked with HBA as a student intern in ’09, ’10, and 2011. Following the completion of his undergraduate work Joe moved to Gaithersburg, MD, to work at Wilmot-Sanz (a Healthcare […]
HBA Welcomes Michael Ellingson
September 12, 2012 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes Michael Ellingson

HBA is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Ellingson to the staff as an Architectural Intern. Mike holds a BS in Material Sciences and Engineering from the University of Arizona, and a MArch from Hampton University. Mike has previously worked with the National Park Service, Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS). Mike and his wife […]
HBA Welcomes Kelly Goldman
September 06, 2012 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes Kelly Goldman

HBA is pleased to announce the addition of Kelly Goldman to HBA as their Marketing Coordinator. Graduating in 2004 from Baylor University with a BFA in Graphic Design, and 2009 from Virginia Commonwealth University with an MFA in Interior Design, she has worked for numerous Architecture firms both in Virginia and Texas in various capacities. […]
Happy Endings
September 04, 2012 AdminHBA People

Happy Endings

We have 11 happy Hokies in the office today.  Congratulations to the Virginia Tech Football team for clinching a nail-biting victory against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets last night.  Read up on the full story!   Becky Cook
Back to School
August 27, 2012 AdminHBA People

Back to School

As summer comes to an end, another school year approaches. It is time for me to pack up and head back to Virginia Tech for my third year of Architecture school. During this summer break, I stepped into the real world of architecture as I joined the HBA team as a college intern. Expecting to […]
The numbers are in…
August 06, 2012 AdminHBA Events, People

The numbers are in…

Each year for the past 10 years, HBA employees lace up their bowling shoes and hit the lanes to raise money for Junior Achievement of Greater Hampton Roads.  This past March, we were proud to be a part of one of the most successful fundraising efforts to date!  Read that note of thanks we received […]
Culture Shock
July 23, 2012 AdminHBA People

Culture Shock

Being a military brat, I have experienced my share of culture shock for a greater portion of my life: being born in California, living at various military bases throughout Germany, and having grandparents that don’t speak English.  I have also had my share of cultural challenges in my life, but I am able to cope with those […]