Quinn Evans Architects, an award-winning planning and design practice, has added five new staff members in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office.

Sharif Attia, RA, has been named a senior architect. Amanda Lewkowicz, AIA, LEED AP has been added as an architect and Kiruthika Balasubramanian has been named designer, Marcos Molina has been named marketing/communications coordinator, and Cynthia King is a project accountant. 
 

  • Sharif Attia, RA
  • Senior architect with 20 years of architectural experience with expertise in the design and restoration of civic and institutional buildings. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Oregon (1995). Attia is currently working on the firm’s largest design project, the modernization of the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.

     
  • Amanda Lewkowicz,AIA, LEED AP
  • Architect with a Master of Architecture from the University of Washington (2009) and a Bachelor of Arts from Haverford College (2005). She has experience as a designer on both new construction, renovation, and preservation projects. Lewkowicz is currently working on the restoration of the circa-1765 Old Stone House in Washington, D.C., for the National Park Service; and upgrades to the South Entrance of the National Museum of Natural History.

     
  • Kiruthika Balasubramanian
  • Staff designer who recently obtained her Master of Architecture from Virginia Tech (2016). She holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Anna University in India. Balasubramanian is also currently supporting Quinn Evans’ project team for the modernization of the National Air and Space Museum.

     
  • Marcos Molina
  • Marketing & communications coordinator who holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Marquette University (2014). His experience includes web-based marketing, social media, graphic design, and client relationship strategies.

     
  • Cynthia King
  • Project accountant with more than ten years of experience in managing contract budgets. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bernard Baruch College (2009).

     

About Quinn Evans Architects

Established in 1984, Quinn Evans Architects specializes in architecture, planning, urban revitalization, and historic preservation, including sustainable preservation and stewardship. The firm has more than 100 professionals in offices in Washington, D.C.; Ann Arbor and Detroit, Michigan; and Madison, Wisconsin. Quinn Evans Architects specializes in cultural, institutional, commercial, and educational projects, including museums, historic parks, mixed-use buildings, schools and campus facilities, libraries, and civic landmarks. 
 
Current projects include the modernization of the National Air and Space Museum and the renovation of the Terrace Theater at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.; transformation of the Old City Hall in Richmond, VA.; upgrades to the Cincinnati Art Museum; the adaptive reuse of a circa-1915 church in the Sugar Hills District of Detroit; and the adaptive reuse of the historic Brewster Wheeler Recreation Center, also in Detroit. For more information, visit www.quinnevans.com