Samantha Dickerson

by Samantha Dickerson

Senior Manager of Strategic Communications

M+A Announces Opening of Office in Charlotte, NC

  • JULY 19, 2019
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M+A Architects announces the opening of a new office in Charlotte, NC, USA. This new location strengthens M+A’s presence and offers a new location to expand the service and expertise of this nationally recognized firm to best engage with the vibrantly growing Charlotte market.

“We are excited to announce the opening of our new Charlotte office”, said Mark Daniels, President of M+A Architects. ”This new office is another milestone in our geographic diversification, with a city similar in strength and size to Columbus and Cincinnati. With reach to different industries, we’ll be able to expand our expertise beyond the Midwest and allow our firm the opportunity to continue to push boundaries,” Daniels added.

Lori Bongiorno, Principal and Director of the Commercial / Mixed Use Studio, is currently managing projects in the area with new and existing clients. “The location will give us access to a very large pool of the fastest growing companies in the region that we can use to fuel the continued growth of M+A,” Bongiorno added.

P’Elizabeth Koelker, Principal and Director of the firm’s award winning Healthcare + Higher Education Studio, recently completed a multimillion dollar strategic planning project in North Carolina in partnership with Dr. Manuel Hernandez, Principal at healthcare innovation partner Kahler Slater. “We have developed an outstanding cross-company team of nationally recognized thought leaders and designers supporting innovative and transformative healthcare architecture. Expanding our local presence in North Carolina will allow us to best support the incredibly important work that our clients do every day,” Koelker shared.

“We look forward to growing our presence in Charlotte to be as strong as those in our Columbus and Cincinnati offices. As a firm, we are committed to enriching lives through innovative design, and look to celebrate the commitment we have made to M+A and the community of Charlotte, and to North Carolina more broadly”, added Daniels.

About M+A Architects

M+A Architects is driven by a vision of enriching lives through innovative design, working every day to enhance communities, elevate human experiences, and define a sustainable future.

M+A is a preeminent architectural firm in the Midwest, with a national presence, three offices and over 100 employees. Founded in 1980, the firm serves nine specialty sectors, driven by studios of industry experts whose passion drives their focus on function, style and trends relative to their specific market. This award-winning firm specializes in healthcare, workplace, retail/mixed-use, higher education, community/municipal and multifamily, including senior living and workforce housing.

A range of services complementary to architecture includes strategic and master planning, interior design, including an innovative change management program, and in-house experiential design team.

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Samantha Dickerson

by Samantha Dickerson

Senior Manager of Strategic Communications

With years of experience in corporate and agency sectors, Sam develops award-winning integrated communication plans to support the overall goals of M+A. Sam leads M+A's social media communication, CSR and video creation, looking to use the various mediums to garner visibility and make a difference in our world. When she's not working, Sam enjoys yoga and boutique fitness classes, grocery shopping and cooking as well as power naps, reading and mindless internet browsing.