Category Archives: RECOGNITION

awards and special recognition for GLHN employees and projects

Carl Kilgore Promoted to Department Manager

We are proud to announce that effective February 1, 2018, Carl Kilgore, AIA has been promoted to Architectural Department Manager. Carl has been with GLHN since 2013 and is highly regarded for his forward thinking and early adoption of new technologies.  He is Chair of GLHN’s BIM/CADD User Group and the moderator for several LinkedIn […]

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GLHN Welcomes New Architect

GLHN is thrilled to announce the addition of Erin Price to our team! Erin is a graduate of the University of Arizona and a registered architect. She brings 14 years of design and management experience with a strong background in commercial and healthcare projects.  Erin is focused on designing with the end in mind, combining […]

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GLHN Supports Community Diaper Bank

This year our GLHN family collected enough diapers to cover over 1,000 bottoms and donated them to the Diaper Bank of Southern Arizona. The diaper need in Southern Arizona is roughly 2 million diapers annually. In addition to diapers of all sizes, the organization also accepts cash donations. For every dollar donated, they are able […]

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Jolly + Jolly + Kelly Win Lighting Award

GLHN is proud to announce that John Jolly, Justin Jolly, and Joyce Kelly were presented with Awards of Merit by the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) for their lighting design for the University of Arizona’s Environment and Natural Resources 2 (ENR2). The LEED Platinum facility is configured as two, five-story rectilinear buildings united by an open […]

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GLHN Welcomes New Architect

GLHN is pleased to announce the addition of Sharon Lew to our expanding Architecture Department.  Sharon is an award-winning architect with a diverse international background. As an Architect Assistant at Taoho Design, she was part of the team that won the Hong Kong Institute of Architects Award of Merit.  Sharon also traveled to Kenya to […]

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RMA Sponsorship

In September, the APPA Rocky Mountain Annual Conference returned to the Snow King Resort in Jackson Hole for the first time since 1997.  That year, GLHN helped launch the integrated Institutional and Business Partner format which has successfully supported the event for over twenty years.  As we return in 2017, GLHN brings the support of […]

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SHRM Award

Rob Lamb, COO and Billie Moyle, HR Coordinator had the pleasure of attending the 2017 Celebrating Innovation in the Workplace Awards on November 14th at the beautiful Westward Look Resort.  The Society for Human Resource Management of Greater Tucson (SHRM-GT) is the leading voice of the human resources profession in Southern Arizona and hosts this […]

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Donna Mertes Promoted to Department Manager

Congratulations! Donna was recently promoted to Manager of GLHN’s Civil Engineering Department. In her new role she will be responsible for scheduling projects, manpower allocation and client relations. Donna joined GLHN in 1995 and has focused her career on the design of utility infrastructure for clients such as the University of Arizona, City of Tucson […]

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Smoke Masters Serve up Delicious Meal at Tri-University Symposium

Attendees of the Tri-University Best Practices Symposium held at Northern Arizona University were treated to a special meal prepared by Bill Koller of GLHN and Jason Vincent, owner of Omega Tool and Mold.  Bill brought his custom smoker to Thorpe Park, and after a minor debate with the Flagstaff Parks and Recreation Department, smoking began […]

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The University of Arizona Awarded Best Project

The University of Arizona Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building received the ENRSouthwest Best Project Award in the Higher Education/Research category.  Completed in January 2017, the 245,000 SF building includes research space, wet and dry laboratories, and related core facilities.  The 10-story building supports ongoing University research in cancer biology, neuroscience, traumatic brain injury, bioengineering, and public […]

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APPA Strategic Business Partner Award

GLHN was recognized with the special designation of Strategic Business Partner based on the level of participation in the association’s projects and programs.  GLHN is a longtime supporter of the Rocky Mountain Region APPA.  The award was presented at the annual conference in San Francisco on July 21-23, 2017.  APPA is a professional organization representing […]

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GLHN Memorial Scholarship Winners Announced!

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 GLHN Scholarship in Memory of Scott Eisenfeld. Each year GLHN awards three scholarships to family members of our employees who demonstrate academic excellence and a commitment to our community. And the winners are: Bernadette Lamb, sponsored by Chief Operating Officer, Rob Lamb. Bernadette is attending […]

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Bill Nelson to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

President Emeritus of GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc., Bill Nelson will be presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Boy Scouts of America at the 18th Annual Construction Industry’s Good Scout Awards Luncheon on April 27, 2017.  In association with the award, BizTucson has published an article highlighting some of Bill’s many accomplishments and […]

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ENR2 Goes Platinum, Receives Highest LEED Certification

The Environment and Natural Resources 2 (ENR2) building at the University of Arizona has achieved LEED platinum certification, the highest possible certification and one of the most distinguished sustainability designations in the country. Building planning began in 2003 with richärd+bauer architecture serving as the design architect, GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc. serving as Architect and […]

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Two GLHN Projects Receive RED Awards

Two GLHN projects received 2016 RED Awards: the Northern Arizona University Science & Health Building was awarded Best Education Project and the Pima County Public Service Center (Courts) was recognized as Best Public Project. GLHN is Architect and Engineer of Record for the NAU project, richard + bauer is Design Architect. GLHN is Engineer of […]

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TEP Recognizes GLHN with BrightEE Award

GLHN was recognized by Tucson Electric Power (TEP) on March 3, 2016 as one of twelve recipients of the 2016 BrightEE Award. GLHN won the BrightEE in the Commercial Contractor category for incorporating TEP’s cost-effective energy efficiency (EE) programs into its designs. The firm helped customers save more than 2 million kilowatt hours (kWh) in […]

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Nick Krauja Receives ACHA Board Certificate

Nick Krauja ACHA

The American College of Healthcare Architects (ACHA) has announced that Nicholas C. Krauja, AIA has earned his Board Certificate in healthcare architecture. Krauja passed an accredited examination that assesses the knowledge and understanding of architects who practice as healthcare specialists. He joins more than 400 ACHA colleagues in the United States and Canada who have […]

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