MV+A Announces Three New Associates
NEWS | FEBRUARY 2016
Washington, District of Columbia
MV+A Architects is proud to announce Neville, Brian, and Russell’s promotions from Project Architects to Associates. Their skillful, innovative contributions to current and completed projects have greatly contributed to MV+A’s success. We are excited for these promotions and look forward to their expanded roles.
AIA, LEED AP
Neville Fernandes is leading the design efforts on several of MV+A’s urban mixed-use projects, including Half and N Street, 965 Florida Ave, and Broad & Washington in Falls Church. As an Associate, Neville will continue to steer our exceptional design work and project approach as MV+A continues expanding in D.C. and other regions.
AIA, AICP, LEED AP
Bridging planning and architecture, Brian Syzmanski specializes in conceptual and schematic planning and design of complex mixed-use sites, including his ongoing efforts as the lead architect of multiple parcels at the McMillan Sand Filtration site redevelopment in DC and new high profile urban mixed-use projects in Charlotte, NC and Pittsburgh, PA. Brian recently passed the AICP exams of the American Planning Association and is a Certified Planner.
AIA, LEED AP
Across multiple MV+A projects, including the first residential mixed use building at MV+A’s Riverdale Park project, the retail portion of the Apollo on H-Street, and 4735 Bethesda Avenue, a joint MV+A/Morris Adjmi project that completes the corner of Bethesda and Woodmont Avenues, Russell Zung demonstrates an enthusiastic management approach to providing comprehensive design documents and building client relationships. As an Associate, Russell will continue to expand his role as project manager and ensure precise, exceptional design work.