Philadelphia, PA, April 03, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Francis Cauffman, the award-winning architecture firm, announces that Donald F. Garber, AIA, NCARB, has joined the firm as Senior Healthcare Project Manager. Garber is an award-winning architect with over 30 years of experience in the design and project management of healthcare facilities improvement projects. Francis Cauffman is a national practice of 120 people with offices in New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C.
“We are pleased to welcome Don to our firm,” said Jim Crispino, President of Francis Cauffman. “His expertise in designing healing spaces that promote patient-centered care will be an asset to our healthcare practice.”
Garber’s portfolio includes a wide variety of high-quality work for prestigious healthcare clients, including the spa-like Holloway Breast Health Center at Main Line Health’s Paoli Hospital in Paoli, PA, and the Hamilton Wellness Center for Capital Health System in Hamilton, NJ. At Francis Cauffman, he’s currently managing projects at Geisinger Health System and Atlanticare.
Previously, Garber has worked at Ewing Cole Cherry Parsky, Cassway-Albert LTD., and Casaccio Architects in Havertown, PA, where he served as Design Director and Principal.
Garber’s work has been published in Healthcare Design, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and American School & University Magazine. His projects have been recognized with numerous awards, including the Honor Award for Design Excellence from the American Institute of Architects’ Philadelphia Chapter, first place in the Philadelphia Foundation for Architecture Competition, and inclusion in Healthcare Design’s Architectural Showcase in 2006. He has lectured at the University of Pennsylvania, Penn State University, and Syracuse University, among others.
Garber received a Bachelor of Science in Design from Clemson University and a Master of Architecture from Syracuse University. He is a registered architect.
About Francis Cauffman
Francis Cauffman, an award-winning architecture firm with offices in Philadelphia, New York, and Washington, D.C., has supported its clients since 1954 with innovative architecture, planning, and interior design services. The practice is recognized for being on the leading edge of new investigations in workplace strategies and corporate research, corporate and advanced technology, healthcare, and academic research and teaching. Francis Cauffman has a staff of 120 architects, planners, and interior designers and is active in 20 states and three countries. Francis Cauffman’s clients include multinational corporations, top healthcare systems and prestigious academic institutions, such as Hospital for Special Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Cooper University Health Care, The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, and Trinity Health.