CHA Architects Promotes Staff in Portland

October 17, 2018

Adam McKinnon

Adam McKinnon has been promoted to Design Technology Manager. Adam has worked in the architecture practice for 14 years and is a registered architect in Maine and Pennsylvania. He has a strong technology and design software background—as practitioner and former instructor—with an emphasis on building information modeling (BIM). He will integrate his firsthand experience with BIM technology and design to refine and apply new technological applications to CHA Architecture’s architectural practice. He earned his Bachelor of Architecture from Drexel University.

Ariana Melzer

Ariana Melzer has assumed the role of Social Media Coordinator in addition to her current position as an interior designer at CHA Architecture. Ariana provides collaborative design for interiors and has coordinated large interior projects. She now will be responsible for strengthening CHA Architecture’s online presence. Ariana earned her M.A. in Interior Architecture from Suffolk University and received her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin.

Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson has accepted the position of Office Leader. Pam will continue to work as one of CHA Architecture’s interior designers responsible for transforming clients’ budgets, timeframes, needs, and visions into workable plans and designs. As office leader, she will leverage her 31 years of experience to cultivate a collaborative and inventive working environment at CHA Architecture’s Portland office. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design and completed the Interior Design/Project Management Program at Harvard University.