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Anthony J. Markese FAIA, RIBA, LEED AP

Anthony Markese has design leadership experience on prominent projects around the world for a broad range of corporate, higher education, institutional, and commercial clients. He has led the the design of a variety of prominent projects, including 145 Broadway, Akamai’s new headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts; 2+U, a mixed-use office tower in downtown Seattle, Washington; the ExxonMobil Office Complex in Houston, Texas; the ATCO Campus in Calgary, Alberta; 900 New York Avenue in Washington DC; 300 North LaSalle and River Point, both in downtown Chicago, Illinois; and the CalPERS Headquarters Complex in Sacramento, California.

Prior to Pickard Chilton he was Senior Associate and Design Team Leader with Cesar Pelli & Associates, where he collaborated on the design of the award-winning Terminal at the Reagan Washington National Airport; JP Morgan Chase in San Francisco, Rock Biomedical Research Laboratory at the University of California, San Francisco, as well as several projects for Duke University, including the Athletic Precinct Master Plan, the Wilson Student Recreation Center, and Schwartz/Butters Hall.

Anthony Markese is a U.S. Green Building Council LEED AP.  He received a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Illinois and a Master of Architecture from the Yale School of Architecture.  He has lectured and taught design studios at Yale University, Oklahoma State University and the University of Texas at Austin, among others. He is a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects and was elected to the AIA College of Fellows in 2017.