McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture is pleased to announce Benjamin Ward, AIA, NCARB, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C, CDT has joined the firm as an Architect and Project Manager in their Healthcare Studio.
Benjamin is a US Green Building Council LEED Accredited and (EDAC) Evidenced-Based Design Accredited professional, focusing on Integrated Project Delivery and sustainable, resilient design for healthcare clients. He has completed over 35 acute and non-acute facilities including those for surgery, wound care, cardiac rehabilitation, emergency and oncology. He provides additional expertise in the development of medical office, sports medicine and wellness facilities, bringing unique perspective to healthcare trends.
Benjamin currently serves as the AIA South Carolina Vice President/President-Elect and received the AIA National Young Architects Award in 2019. Additional awards and honors include BD+C Magazine 40 Under 40 Class of 2017, AIA South Carolina Leadership Academy, and the AIA Grand Strand Emerging Professional Award.
About McMillan Pazdan Smith
McMillan Pazdan Smith is a regional, studio-based architecture, planning, and interior design firm whose mission is to help clients create environments that embody their personalities, enrich their lives, and enhance the quality of their community. Practicing since 1955, McMillan Pazdan Smith currently has offices throughout the Southeast in Charleston, Greenville, and Spartanburg, SC; Asheville and Charlotte, NC; and Atlanta, GA.