Jonathan is the Director of HGA’s Digital Practice Group, a multidisciplinary studio focused on using technology to better understand people, design, and the future of the built environment. He leads a team structured around Computation, Visualization, Building Information Modeling (BIM), and Fabrication. He and his team have received national recognition for their work including an award featured in Architect Magazine for the ‘Empathy Effect‘ which used virtual reality to foster empathetic design.
A frequent lecturer, Jonathan has shared his expertise at numerous symposiums and conferences across the country including the Monterey Design Conference, Autodesk University, EDRA, Advancing Computation Building Design, BIM Futures Symposium, and more. Jonathan believes innovative solutions are organized around people, design, and technology.