"Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can't miss."  - Lee Iacocca, American businessman

Our Team

Gregory R. Carballada, RA, LEED AP

President

Greg, who joined the firm in 1999, has been practicing architecture for over 35 years. As President, he sets the vision and direction of the firm and coordinates and executes financial, administrative and technical operations.  Greg is a hands-on leader, managing several projects which range in size and complexity.

 

He blends his experience as an architect and project manager with an effective mentoring style to bring teams together, working for the common goals of clients, and in effect, driving the success of the firm and our projects.

John J. Robson, PE

Executive Vice President

Executive Vice President and an owner of the firm. Jack, as he is more commonly known, joined the firm in 1995 and has forty years of professional experience. Jack leads the business development efforts and assists in the overall management and direction of the firm.

 

Jack has worked at making funding for local infrastructure one of our highest priorities. As a State board member of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC), he lobbied with the ACEC with funding for infrastructure at the forefront.

Michael J. Pohl. PLS

Vice President of Survey

Mike has over 40 years of field and office experience and holds registrations in New York and Pennsylvania. He has been with Foit-Albert Associates since 1997 and has intensified our surveying team across the state through his many years of experience in land surveying.

 

His introduction of High Definition 3D Laser Scanning has given the company the opportunity to provide more valuable services to our clients.

Gwen A. Howard, RA, LEED AP

Vice President of Architecture

Responsible for the daily management of Senior Team Leaders, Registered Architects and Technical staff.  She has nearly 30 years of professional experience and has gained extensive knowledge in the areas of new-building design, rehabilitation, historic preservation, facility assessments, feasibility planning, master planning and code review.

 

Gwen has completed work across New York State and Western Pennsylvania and is recognized for her role as Project Architect/Project Manager for 18 distinct habitats and approximately $30 million in capital investments that the Buffalo Zoo has undertaken

Gerard J. Sentz, PE

Vice President of Engineering

With over 30 years of engineering experience in both public and private practice. Jerry coordinates all engineering staff in all offices to assure that clients are given the best uniform service and product across the State. He assists in business development and, as an officer of the corporation, assists in corporate decision-making.

 

Jerry’s eleven years in government service includes being Commissioner of the Erie County Department of Public Works. He managed a staff of more than 300 individuals, including over 175 people in the Division of Highways, consisting of five districts covering more than 2,450 miles of County roads.

Mike has over 40 years of field and office experience and holds registrations in New York and Pennsylvania. He has been with Foit-Albert Associates since 1997 and has intensified our surveying team across the state through his many years of experience in land surveying.