ANN ARBOR — (May 28, 2020) – A3C Collaborative Architecture is pleased to announce the promotion of Don Barry to the position of Principal. As a Senior Associate, Don distinguished himself as a leader on the A3C team and an essential component of its future success.

Don brings an exceptionally diverse skill set to our leadership team. He has over 30 years of experience in the field of architecture, including having served as Director of Operations at two of the area’s largest firms. In addition to his Master’s Degree in Architecture from the University of Michigan, he also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Studies and a Juris Doctorate.

We were excited to ask Don to return to A3C in a leadership position and our aspirations for him have been realized as he gained the confidence and support of the staff. Don’s breadth of knowledge and management skills are being honed through his role as Director of Operations and will only continue as he steps up to other leadership opportunities within the firm. ~ Dan Jacobs, Senior Principal

Since returning to Ann Arbor, Don has distinguished himself as the current President of the Huron Valley Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. He also has earned the confidence of many of our clients, including Henry Ford Health System, Beaumont Health, and the Cranbrook Educational Community.

A3C has been a leader in sustainable design solutions in multiple markets for over 35 years. Don’s commitment to quality and service assures the enduring success of A3C for many years to come.


For more information, contact Monica Capilla at [email protected] or 734.663.1910