New Vice President Joins Waldon Studio to Grow Southeast Market

The design team at Waldon Studio Architects & Planners (WSA) welcomes Michael Janaskie, AIA, NCARB, LEED GA, CCC as our newest Vice President.  Mr. Janaskie,already a well-respected architect in the Charleston area, will be responsible for establishing and managing the firm’s Charleston, South Carolina regional office.

Janaskie is recognized for his service to approximately 300 church projects, office and retail developments, federal, state and municipal projects.  He brings more than 23 years of innovative design and principal experience having previously served as a Vice President of GJS Architects and Smith Gerber McClure & Associates, Inc.

His project résumé encompasses institutional, commercial, religious and residential spaces including Mediterranean Shipping Company’s regional offices, College of Charleston Multi Cultural Center, Roper Saint Frances medical facilities, Charleston International University facilities and various other corporate, commercial and retail projects.  As a 30 year resident of South Carolina Janaskie has a passion to tailor unique regional design considerations significant to his clients’ projects.

“We are excited to welcome Michael on board to strengthen our relationships with our clients and to expand WSA’s full range of services throughout the Charleston area,” said Ravi Waldon, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C, president of WSA. 

Janaskie holds a Master of Architecture from Clemson University.  He has professional registrations in both South and North Carolina and is active in various professional organizations including; AIA (both national and local chapters), National Association of Church Design Builders, CRUG, and is a member of USGBC LEED.

About Waldon Studio Architects & Planners

Founded in 2003 and headquartered in suburban Baltimore, Waldon Studio Architects & Planners (WSA) is an 8(a) MBE corporation. WSA offers a diverse portfolio of mixed use, community center, office, multi-family residential, medical and commercial projects. WSA is among the top 20 largest architectural firms in the Baltimore market and has received extensive accolades the AIA and the state in the past few years and is recognized as the 5th Fastest Growing Private Corporation in the 2012 Baltimore Business Journal list. 

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