"The biggest mistake a leader can make is remaining static. As a leader, you should always explore new and creative ideas, and encourage your team to do so as well."
Jon Anderson is a skilled architect with more than 30 years of design experience across a variety of building types. He leads and supports his teams in whatever role is needed, whether that be reviewing contracts and schedules, writing educational specifications, conducting design charrettes, or facilitating a public forum for a school district master plan.
Jon has dedicated the past 20 years of his professional career to education projects including River City High School in Sacramento and a major project expansion at Chico High School. He is an active participant in the Coalition for Adequate School Housing and Association for Learning Environments. He serves on the Joint CDE Committee on the design of the new California State School Funding Program.
"When I first got out of school a veteran architect gave me some simple, direct advice, 'Never phone it in. Make sure every one of your clients gets the very best effort from you regardless of the task or project size and complexity.'"