PHOENIX, Ariz., April 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Michael Baker International has tapped Matthew C. Lamont, RA, NCARB as National Practice Lead for the firm's architecture and building engineering practice. In this role, Lamont will spearhead the company's operations and business development for this practice area.
Lamont, a LEED® accredited professional, previously directed operations for Michael Baker's architectural practice in Arizona. His deeply capable technical and managerial experience includes major commercial mixed-use, high-tech/mission-critical, military/government, healthcare, multi-family and educational facilities.
"Matt's experience and thorough understanding of design/build and sustainable design will further help to ensure the exceptional turn-key service we provide to clients, particularly those who embark on high-profile projects," said Jeff Hill, Michael Baker International chief operating officer. "His proven track-record of helping clients solve complex architectural and engineering issues will be invaluable to our firm as we continue to grow our global footprint."
Lamont holds active architecture licenses in twelve states. He is a member of the Arizona Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council and the National Trust for U.S. Historic Preservation. Additionally, he is an Advisory Board Member to the Arizona Chapter of the U.S. Veterans Initiative, and an Honorary Commander with the 56th Fighter Wing at Luke AFB. Lamont earned his Bachelor of Arts in architecture from the University of Southern California.
About Michael Baker International, LLC
Michael Baker International, LLC is a leading global provider of engineering and consulting services which includes planning, architectural, environmental, construction, program management, and full life cycle support services as well as information technology and communications services and solutions. The company provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions in support of U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker International has more than 5,000 employees in over 90 locations located across the U.S. and internationally. To learn more visit www.mbakerintl.com
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