Richard A. Wilden

Richard A. Wilden

Director of Design

Richard A. Wilden

Director of Design

As Director of Design, Wilden is responsible for the firm’s strategic design focus. Rich works closely with project managers and leads a team of architects and planners to translate the clients’ needs and vision into a compelling project design. With a well-rounded skill set strong in architectural design and complemented by adept graphic and technical proficiency, Rich has developed a portfolio that includes a great sampling of unique and inspired retail, mixed-use and master planning projects. His work often focuses on the revitalization of urban districts, neighborhoods and entire communities.

He has a keen sensitivity to the user’s experience and an ability to draw upon visible elements for high impact design. Rich takes an open-minded, hands-on approach involving clients in decision making throughout the architectural design process.

A graduate of Kent State University and shareholder of the firm, Rich is a member of the Board of Directors for the American Institute of Architects Cleveland chapter and a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. He is licensed to practice architecture in the state of Ohio. 

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