Ben Gathright

Ben joined BCWH in 2016 from Boston, bringing seven years of experience in K-12 education planning, design and research. Ben’s focus is in the conceptual planning, diagramming and design phases of all types of education projects. His passion for learning environment design and collaborating with educators is further supported by over a decade of teaching experience leading various design courses and programs at Middlebury College, the Boston Architectural College and the City Center for Contemporary Art in Charlottesville. Ben lives in the Church Hill neighborhood of Richmond with his tail-wagging adventure companion, Moses.

Affiliations and Education

  • American Society of Interior Designers, Emerging Professional member
  • Associate AIA Member
  • USGBC LEED Green Associate
  • Greater Richmond Fit 4 Kids, Volunteer and Young Leadership Board Member
  • Church Hill Neighborhood Association
  • Learning Environments for Tomorrow (Course co-led by Harvard’s GSD and GSE), Student
  • Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Virginia

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