The BAC Alumni Association Board serves to unify the BAC alums in their personal and professional growth. Our goal is to establish a collective voice for the alumni, foster alumni participation in the College and its programs, represent the diversity of the alumni, and act in support of and participation in the fundraising efforts of the BAC.
We invite you to contact the Alumni Association Board officers at firstname.lastname@example.org with news, comments, or suggestions.
William Boxx '06
Bill has worked for Ahearn Schopfer & Associates, Goody Clancy Associates and CBT Architects. He is currently working independently on a school project in Kenya. Bill is presently teaching a second year studio and an advanced studio, and is advising two Master of Architecture thesis students and frequently participates in Portfolio and Progress reviews and as a guest critic at other institutions in the Boston area.
Stephen Messinger '11, LEED AP, BD+C
Vice President / President Elect
Stephen is a Junior Designer and former Digital Design Coordinator at KlingStubbins in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He has served as a student member of the Board of Trustees, Co-Chair of the Student Development Committee, Project Director for the Solar Decathalon, and as Presidents, Vice President, and Treasurer of Atelier, BAC's Student Government.
Karen Walls '02
Karen manages Rogers & Goffingon, Ltd.'s NE sales and business development efforts. In 1999, she decided to change career paths and pursue the Decorative Arts certificate program at the BAC. Upon completion of the program in 2002, she was awarded an internship with Samuel Botero in New York. She served on the Alumni Association Board as Secretary from 2008 to 2011.
Luis RioBueno '89, LEED
Luis is a LEED accredited professional and architectural designer specializing in healthcare design, academic facilities, labs, corporate interiors and sustainable design. Luis currently works at Lavallee Bresinger Architects. Previously, Luis worked at Shepley Bulfinch and TRO/Jung Brannen. He has been an Masters in Architecture Design Studio Instructor and practice curriculum faculty at the BAC for over 15 years.
Bob Verrier '67, FAIA, NCARB
Past President (Ex Officio)
Bob Verrier is Vice President, Managing Principal, and co-founder of The Architectural Team, Inc., and has more than 45 years of professional experience in design and construction management. Under his direction, the firm has built a solid foundation of lifetime clients, enabling the firm to grow from a team of four professionals to more than 60 strong.
David Silverman '94, AIA
Past President (Ex Officio)
David is the President and Founder of map-lab, specializing in creating spaces where people interact. David is very active in the design community as an educator, and serves as Design Studio Instructor, Studio Critic, and Thesis Committee Representative at the BAC, where he has also served on the Board of Trustees, the Executive Committee of the College, and as President of the Alumni Association.
Richard J. Jackson '00
Rick is the Senior Project Coordinator at HDR Architect. Inc. Previously, he worked as a Project Manager at Hallmark Health System, Inc, was the Owner at Jackson Designs, and was a Senior Designer and Manager at Steffian Bradley Architects. Ken has also served as a volunteer faculty member.
David F. Jaquith '69, AIA
David Jaquith has been practicing architecture on the North Shore of Boston for over 30 years as President of David F. Jaquith, AIA Architects & Planners, a small architectural and interior design firm working primarily on 50% residential and 50% commercial projects. He currently serves as Vice Chair of the Salem Redevelopment Authority Design Review Board.
Allan Lieb '70, AIA, IIDA, CSI
Allen is the President of Allen Lieb Architects, PC, located in Danvers, Massachusetts. Allen has an experience base of over 42 years and has been in charge of projects with an aggregate value of over $400 million; including housing for the elderly, educational facilities, banks, condominiums, office buildings and manufacturing facilities as well as the design of correctional facilities, police and fire station, town halls, courthouses, and historic restoration of public structures.
Maggy Santana '08
Following her graduation, she taught one of the Orthogonal Drawing classes at the BAC in the fall of 2008. Since 2009, her career took another direction, in which she became a part of the design team members at the Massachusetts Department of Transportation. Privately, Ms. Santana continues to offer her architectural design services to local homeowners and small businesses.
Ken Zolon '71
Ken is the owner of Zolon & Holzbog Associates located in Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His firm has been in business for 33 years. The company was founded in 1978 in Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA and has another office in Los Angeles.