Q:
Can you tell me more about Mr. Hill's experience and background?


A:

Peter J. Hill, Sr, AIA

Hill Design Associates Architects, Inc.

Position: President

Education: Bachelor of Architectural Engineering Technology,  Southern College of Technology, 1991

Registrations: Georgia, Tennessee, Maryland & North Carolina

We partner with local architects in many other states for clients seeking our services outside our registered area.

Affiliations: American Institute of Architects, Southern Building Code Congress International, GA, TN, SC Veterinary Medical Associations, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Rotary International, Leadership Dawson, Dawson County Rotary Club, Young Ambassadors mentor

Experience: Mr. Hill has over 20 years of diversified experience in programming, design, design development and construction document preparation, in addition to construction administration and cost estimating.

As President of HDA, Mr. Hill participates in all phases of the project. This includes presentations, program development, production of schematic design, design development and construction documents as well as coordination of consultants and plan distribution for bidding. Mr. Hill has extensive experience in administering construction contracts from pre-construction to closing documents and post occupancy. He personally handles seven to ten projects simultaneously varying in size from $200,000 to $33 million and is ultimately responsible for all work produced at HDA.

Mr. Hill plays a key role in implementing quality assurance measures at HDA, including program analysis, plan review, establishing and maintaining production schedules as well as coordinating site visits and observing construction for contract compliance.

One of Mr. Hillís strong areas of expertise include numerous veterinary medical facilities throughout the areas east of the Mississippi.

Mr. Hill has overseen several military projects for the Corps of Engineers, Department of Defense, Departments of the Air Force and the Army, as well as numerous non-profit organizations. He has worked very successfully with many private developers on commercial developments ranging from professional office space, retail, churches, education facilities and industrial developments.

Prior to forming HDA ARCHITECTS, Mr. Hill worked as a project architect responsible for developing numerous public buildings which included community centers, health centers, senior centers and recreational facilities, courthouses and city hall facilities. These projects ranged in size and budget and accounted for new developments, as well as renovations to existing facilities and historic structures.

Professionally, Mr. Hill has lectured on the design process at Southern Polytechnic State University and has conducted seminars at the Georgia Convention of the American Institute of Architects.  He has also become a sought after speaker on veterinary hospital design and has conducted numerous seminars at national and state veterinary medical conventions. His speaker profile can be viewed by clicking here.