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Jan 19, 2023
Steve Wagner To Lead JLA Architects’ Milwaukee Office

MILWAUKEE – JLA Architects has announced their Milwaukee office will be led by Steve Wagner (AIA). As a vice president of JLA, he will join the firm’s Operational Leadership Team in shaping and influencing the firm’s operations as well as its growth and evolution. Wagner originally joined JLA in 2021 as a Senior Project Architect. […]

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Dec 14, 2022
An Interview with Founder & President Joe Lee

Celebrating JLA’s 15-Year Anniversary   In January of 2007, Joseph “Joe” Lee founded Joseph Lee & Associates (JLA) Architects. In celebration of our 15th anniversary, we sat down with Joe to discuss what led him to starting a firm and what it was like starting a new business right before The Great Recession of 2008. […]

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Dec 05, 2022
Imani Haupt Joins JLA Denver as a Project Specialist

DENVER – JLA Architects is proud to announce that Imani Haupt has joined our Denver office. As a project specialist at JLA, she will provide support to our project teams in all phases of a project from design through construction administration. Haupt was drawn to architecture because she’s always been interested in designing better spaces […]

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Nov 11, 2022
An Interview with Leah Teske

  Celebrating JLA’s 15 Year Anniversary In celebration of our anniversary, Wisconsin Market Office Director Leah Teske sat down with us to reflect on her last 10 years at JLA.   Leah, what do you remember about your first days of working at JLA? Well, it was a very small office on Wall Street, it […]

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Nov 03, 2022
Senior Interior Designer Emili Spencer Joins JLA’s Madison Office

MADISON — JLA Architects is proud to announce that Emili Spencer has joined our Madison office. As a senior interior designer at JLA, she will provide design expertise to our clients on a variety of project types and sizes. Her work will span all three offices, collaborating with our project and interior design teams. Emili […]

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Oct 21, 2022
Local Architect Known for Designing Iconic Milwaukee Entertainment Venues Joins JLA Architects

MILWAUKEE — JLA Architects, a full-service architectural firm with offices in Milwaukee, Madison, and Denver, is pleased to announce their new Director of Design Troy Jacoby, AIA. Although based in JLA’s Milwaukee Office, Jacoby’s role will span all the firm’s offices, working closely with in-house designers to elevate the firm’s design capabilities and streamline processes. He will […]

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Oct 14, 2022
Sarah Carvalho Joins JLA Denver as a Senior Project Specialist

DENVER — JLA Architects is proud to announce that Sarah Carvalho has joined our Denver office. As a senior project specialist, she will provide support to our project teams in all phases of a project from design through construction administration. Originally from Brazil, Sarah has over 15 years of experience designing in a variety of […]

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Oct 14, 2022
An Interview with Andy Lee

Celebrating JLA’s 15 Year Anniversary   In celebration of our 15-year anniversary, we sat down with Senior Project Specialist Andy Lee to discuss his time at JLA and reflect back on how his brother Joe Lee (founder and president of JLA) steered him towards architecture as a career. When did you start at JLA? It […]

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Sep 12, 2022
An Interview with Sal Impellitteri

Celebrating JLA’s 15 Year Anniversary   When did you start at JLA? I started in January of 2017.  Joe had reached out to me in mid-2016 to meet for lunch.  At that point, there was only the Madison office and JLA was doing a lot more work in the Milwaukee area. We talked about what […]

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Aug 15, 2022
An interview with Jennifer Camp

Celebrating JLA’s 15 Year Anniversary   Jennifer, when did you start at JLA? January of 2020, it was the start of a great year for me (as many other people were thinking at the beginning of that year too)!  Prior to 2020, I had been working virtually from home for an architecture firm based in […]

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