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New South Norfolk Memorial Library open!
July 23, 2013 AdminHBA Design, People

New South Norfolk Memorial Library open!

At a well-attended ribbon cutting ceremony, Mayor of Chesapeake Dr. Alan Krasnoff welcomed the public to their new library. Among those present were members of City Council, the Police and Fire departments, the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, City and Library staff, MGT Construction and HBA. The residents of the neighborhood turned out in force, […]
Amongst Heroes
July 16, 2013 AdminHBA People

Amongst Heroes

On July 4th, I was in the company of heroes, including one of HBA’s own. Please let me explain: My father- in- law, William (Bill) Youngblood, his wife Chris, “little” brother Jack, his wife Pat, and his daughter Jackie and daughter’s husband Bobby came to visit for a traditional 4th of July picnic. The gathering […]
Rebecca Dozier Earns CDFA Certification
July 11, 2013 AdminHBA People

Rebecca Dozier Earns CDFA Certification

HBA is pleased to announce that Rebecca Dozier, Executive Administrator and Director of Human Resources, has recently earned the credential of Certified Design Firm Administrator (“CDFA”) after successfully completing the CDFA exam at this year’s EDSymposium held in Williamsburg, Virginia.  The Society for Design Administration developed and administers the certification program. “Earning the CDFA designation […]
HBA Welcomes our 2013 Summer Interns!
June 26, 2013 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes our 2013 Summer Interns!

HBA is pleased to announce the addition of Alec Yuzhbabenko and Ellison Turpin to the staff for the summer as Interns for Architecture and Interior Design, respectively. Alec currently attends Virginia Tech, and is expected to graduate in May of 2015 with his degree in Architecture. While at school, he also spends his time as […]
HBA to Observe Summer Hours
June 21, 2013 AdminHBA People

HBA to Observe Summer Hours

To allow our staff a little more time to enjoy the summer season and spend more time with their families, HBA will be observing “summer hours” now through Labor Day, closing at noon on Fridays.  Office hours will remain 8:00 am through 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday. Have a great summer!
HBA Welcomes Lauren Bogaard
June 19, 2013 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes Lauren Bogaard

HBA is pleased to announce the addition of Lauren Bogaard to the staff as an Architectural Intern. Lauren recently graduated this spring with a Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Tech. While at school, she was an active member of Chi Omega Fraternity, taking time to support and fundraise for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Lauren is passionate […]
HBA Welcomes Lauren Bogaard
June 19, 2013 AdminHBA People

HBA Welcomes Lauren Bogaard

HBA is pleased to announce the addition of Lauren Bogaard to the staff as an Architectural Intern. Lauren recently graduated this spring with a Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Tech. While at school, she was an active member of Chi Omega Fraternity, taking time to support and fundraise for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Lauren is passionate […]
Art for Architects – Richmond, Virginia, 2013
June 13, 2013 AdminHBA Design, People

Art for Architects – Richmond, Virginia, 2013

This juried show of fine art by architects highlights the range of architectural talent in Virginia. Residents of Virginia who have a degree in architecture or who are practicing architects were encouraged to submit their artwork. From among the 175 submissions, 44 artists had at least one handmade piece of visual art chosen for the exhibition, […]
Clean the Bay Day, 2013!
May 23, 2013 AdminHBA Events, People

Clean the Bay Day, 2013!

The 25th Annual Clean the Bay Day (CTBD) will be held on Saturday June 1, 2013, between 9:00 a.m. and noon at hundreds of sites throughout Virginia. This ‘silver anniversary’ represents a big year for the CTBD Program—and for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF). The CBF and their partners are working at making it a […]
Junior Achievement’s 2013 Bowl a Thon
April 12, 2013 AdminHBA Events, People

Junior Achievement’s 2013 Bowl a Thon

HBA Architecture & Interior Design participated in its 9th consecutive Junior Achievement Bowl-a-Thon on March 23. Three teams were able to raise close to $2500 with the event this year. The bowl a thon is Junior Achievement’s main fundraiser each year; these funds make it possible to empower young people to own their economic success. […]