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05/05/2015
April Pottorff elevated to College of Fellows

Principal April Pottorff, FAIA recently elevated to the College of Fellows at the 2015 National American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention in Atlanta.  Ms. Pottorff has the unique distinction of being the first woman in Kentucky to receive this honor.  Press release below.

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02/19/2015
New Special Management - Infirmary Pod opens in Douglas County, CO

Designed by Klipp Architects and RicciGreene Associates, the

newly-opened Special Management - Infirmary Pod addition to the Douglas County Justice Center, seeks to address the growing need for more specialized inmate housing and treatment facilities. 

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01/11/2015
Mentoring students towards careers in architecture, engineering and construction

Local design and construction professionals, including RicciGreene Associate, Stacey Wiseman AIA mentor high school students in Lexington, KY on potential career paths through firsthand projects and experiences.

10/01/2014
AAJ Profiles Emerging Professional Stacey Wiseman, AIA

Emerging Professional, Stacey Wiseman, AIA is profiled by the AAJ Communications Committee, and answers questions regarding her path to architecture, interests, why Justice Architecture matters, and her thoughts on the future.

12/04/2013
AAJ features Marayca Lopez, PhD as an emerging professional

Ms. Lopez tells a moving, personal story about why she pursued a career in justice planning.

11/01/2013
April Pottorff published in Correctional News

 In the article, Executive Research Tours Inspire Innovation, April Pottorff reflects on a research tour, raising questions about the future of courthouse planning and design.

05/15/2013
Principal April Pottorff published in the AAJ Journal

Principal April Pottorff was published in the AAJ Journal. The article called, "Design-Build from the Owner’s Perspective", is the third of a three part series that focuses on design-build project delivery for justice facilities.

12/06/2012
Laconia NH takes another step toward designing a new correctional system

In a December 5th presentation to the Belknap (NH) County Commission Planning Committee, Principal Ken Ricci and Associate Principal Laura Maiello make a case for supporting the successful transition of inmates back into the community through evidence-based facility design.

07/25/2012
Principal Rob Fisch published in June/July issue of Courts Today.
07/05/2012
Two Principals to speak at 2012 AIA AAJ National Conference in Toronto, ON.

At the AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice National Conference in October, Frank Greene will present "Thunder Bay Courthouse, Aboriginal Conference Settlement Suite, Case Study," while Rob Fisch will speak on \"Making Big Things Happen: A Model for Court Planning in Travis County.\"

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07/03/2012
RicciGreene Principal to speak at NACM National Conference 2012

Rob Fisch will present his panel, "Leadership and Visioning for Better Court Facilities" at the National Association of Court Management (NACM) Conference, July 15-19 2012 in Orlando, FL.

06/26/2012
Associate Laura Maiello published in spring issue of Juvenile and Family Justice TODAY.

Published by the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Maiello\'s article addresses the future of juvenile corrections and progressive normative design.

03/13/2012
Brooklyn Detention Center Receives AIA NY Design Award

"A gutsy project. The architects reused a very pedestrian building and worked with the program and materials to significantly improve the block and enliven the neighborhood." - Jury member, AIA Design Awards 2012.

See the full list of awards here.


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03/06/2012
RGA Associate Principal Featured in Correctional News

Laura Maiello was featured in a recent issues of Correctional News.

See the article here.

02/28/2012
Ken Ricci, FAIA, featured in Feb. issue of Architect Magazine

RGA President, Ken Ricci, FAIA, was featured in the February issue of Architect Magazine.
Read the article here.

01/09/2012
Franklin County Courthouse Honored

The Columbus Downtown Commission has awarded RGA with the 2011 Harrison W. Smith Award for "substantial and positive impact on the urban environment of downtown Columbus." The award honors projects that embody the "vision and farsightedness" of the eponymous founding Chairman of the Downtown...

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01/03/2012
April Pottorff, AIA is now a principal at RGA
April Pottorff, AIA, has been elevated to Principal at the New York-based Justice Facilities planning and design firm Ricci Greene Associates.
See the Correctional News article on the announcement.

 

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10/01/2011
Franklin County Courthouse LEED-certified

The Franklin County Courthouse has just received a LEED Gold rating by the US Green Buildings Council.

13/03/2012
Brooklyn Detention Center Receives AIA NY Design Award

"A gutsy project. The architects reused a very pedestrian building and worked with the program and materials to significantly improve the block and enliven the neighborhood." - Jury member, AIA Design Awards 2012.