Vala Named to Partner at BSHM Architects

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mike Vala is now a partner with BSHM Architects. He will be responsible for overseeing operations of the Columbus location of BSHM, as well as business development.

Vala has been with BSHM for 16 years after starting as a cooperative education student 24 years ago. He earned his bachelor of science degree from the University of Cincinnati and his master of architecture degree from Boston Architectural College.

Vala has been involved with the American Institute of Architects at the local and state levels. He served as the Columbus chapter president in 2020 and currently serves as a delegate for Columbus on the AIA Ohio board.

He also serves as treasurer for the Columbus Center for Architecture and Design.

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