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Jill Palazzo Hewes passes ARE®

MKSD architects’ Associate Partner Jill Palazzo Hewes, RA, LEED AP, has passed her Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®) to become a licensed architect in Pennsylvania. The ARE® is a testing procedure comprised of seven different examinations related to the various architectural disciplines. It assesses candidates for their knowledge, skills, and ability to provide the various services required in the practice of architecture and has been adopted for use by all 54 U.S. and Canadian member boards.

Jill has been a MKSD architects employee since 2004. She serves as project designer, project manager, and construction administrator for the firm. Jill has worked on many local design projects, including facility designs for Northampton Community College, Lehigh Carbon Community College, Lehigh University, and MINI of Allentown . She is a 2004 graduate of Philadelphia University with a Bachelor of Architecture degree and is also a LEED accredited professional.

Jill’s registration means that MKSD architects now features eight Pennsylvania-registered architects, along with our five LEED accredited professionals.