Michael Schwartz, AIA



AIA VA Director elected by AIA NoVA

Senior Project Designer | Associate Vice President, HGA

Michael has more than 35 years of experience and is a Senior Project Designer and Associate Vice President at HGA. He earned a B. Arch from Virginia Tech and brings a keen understanding of complex building and engineering systems while maintaining a commitment to create stimulating human space efficient, adaptable, pleasant, and filled with natural light. With a focus on sustainability, his work has ranged from master planning and programming through all phases of design and design documentation. When not working, Michael enjoys travel, woodworking projects, and outdoor activities. He enjoys volunteering with HGA’s Community Action group, devoting time and services to local organizations, and is a longtime active member of AIA Northern Virginia Chapter’s Design Awards Committee.