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Learning opportunities are everywhere! Our culture thrives on the opportunity to hone our craft and then use that knowledge to create communities that flourish. We look for opportunities to share our skills, know-how, and capabilities with those with a similar purpose.

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All posts from 'Sports'

Natural vs. Synthetic Fields and the Cost of Ownership
Sparta Area Schools High School Tennis Complex Wins American Sports Builders Association Top Outdoor Tennis Award for 2023
West Ottawa Athletics Stadium Wins Top Prize at American Sports Builders 2023 Facility of the Year Awards
Trends in Turf: What to Know When Considering Artificial Turf for Your School
GMB 2022 Bi-Annual Design Review
Cranbrook Schools New Tennis Complex Wins American Sports Builders Association Top Outdoor Tennis Award for 2022
GMB Recognized for Outstanding Athletics Facility Design and Construction
Central Michigan University’s New Chippewa Champions Center Unveiled to Student-Athletes
GMB 2020 Bi-Annual Design Review
Comfort Zones: Design that Enhances Player and Fan Experiences
Hard Knowledge: Considering Asphalt or Post-Tensioned Concrete
What’s the Big Deal About Awards?
5 Everyday Safety Risks at School (Part 5/5)

Speaking Engagements and Published Articles

Q&A: School Safety and Security Design
American School & University
Growing Through Opportunity: How a Building Can Influence Learning
|Los Angeles, CA
School Superintendents Association (AASA) National Conference on Education
Hard Knowledge: Asphalt or post-tensioned concrete? Here’s what you need to consider
Tennis Industry
Engaging Your Community as You Plan for the Future
Builders Exchange of Michigan The Source
Campus-Wide Geothermal System Conversion
|East Lansing, MI
Michigan Association of Physical Plant Administrators (MiAPPA)
Innovating a Skilled Nursing Environment and Completing a Master Plan
|Indianapolis, IN
LeadingAge Indiana
Q&A: Design Trends in STEM Classrooms
American School & University
New Building Design Concept: A Smart Memory Care Cottage
|Mackinac Island, MI
LeadingAge Michigan Leadership Institute
Comfort Zones: Design that Enhances Player and Fan Experiences
Tennis Industry
Outdoor Learning in an Early Childhood Setting
|Milwaukee, WI
Integrating Furniture, Technology, and Professional Development into your Classroom Pilot
|Milwaukee, WI
Engaging Your Community As You Plan for the Future
|Traverse City, MI
Michigan Association of School Boards (MASB)
Post-Tension Concrete / Moisture Mitigation
|Orlando, FL
ASBA Technical Meeting
Designing a Successful K-12 Collaboration Center
MASB LeaderBoard
Deep Dive: Designing GMB for Continuous Change and Growth
KA Connect 2020 Deep Dives
Small Project, Big Impact
LeadingAge Indiana
Campus Geothermal System Conversion
APPA - Leadership in Educational Facilities Virtual Facilities Conference
Student Housing in the COVID-19 Era: Designing for the Next Generation of Student Life
Scion Advisory Services
Learning Insights with Lee Kantor
Business RadioX
5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Began Leading My Company
Authority Magazine
Building Systems HVAC, Electrical & Technology
|Thompsonville, MI
MSBO Facilities / Operations Director Conference
Opportunity for All
The West Coast Way
The Current and Future Integration of IP Technology in the Building Automation System Sector
Social / Emotional Learning Through Curriculum and School Design
|Denver, CO
Association for Learning Environments (A4LE) LearningSCAPES 2021
Preparing For The Future Of Work: Top Five Trends To Watch In The Future Of Work
Authority Magazine
GMB Architecture donates $20K to four student-focused organizations
Holland Sentinel
Social / Emotional Learning Through Curriculum & School Design
|Grand Rapids, MI
MASA 2022 Midwinter Conference
Building Bridges to Foster Stakeholder Engagement
|Chicago, IL
2022 ACUI Annual Conference
Steel, Schedules, and Staffing, Oh My! Practical Solutions to Procurement Challenges and Labor Shortages During School Improvement Projects
|Grand Rapids, MI
MSBO Annual Conference
Facility Planning and Management 101
MSBO Business Manager's Academy
Make Your University Smarter By Getting Smaller
|Long Beach, CA
SCUP 2022 Annual Conference
Explaining Additional Funding to Your Board and Staff
|Traverse City, MI
MASA 2022 Fall Conference
Building Community Pride
|Traverse City, MI
MASA 2022 Fall Conference
Building Systems HVAC, Electrical and Technology
|Thompsonville, MI
MSBO Annual Facilities / Operations Director Conference
Make Your University Smarter By Getting Smaller
|Chicago, IL
SCUP North Central 2022 Regional Conference
The ABC’s of a School Bond Issue
|Acme, MI
MASB 2022 Annual Leadership Conference
Executive Confessions | Redesigning the workplaces, teams and cultures of the future: A panel conversation
|Grand Rapids, MI
MISHRM Conference
Solidifying Community Presence for Lifelong Learners: Bringing New Opportunities Through Consolidation, Sustainable Spaces & Utilizing Community Assets
|Grand Rapids, MI
MAPPA / MiAPPA 2022 Educational Conference & Annual Meeting
New multipurpose learning hub opens in Grand Rapids
GMB opens hybrid work space in Grand Rapids
Lessons Learned on Large Commercial and District Systems
|Las Vegas, NV
IGSHPA Annual Conference and Expo
Positively Impacting Curriculum, Student Enrollment and Outcomes through Facility Design and Construction
|Kalamazoo, MI
MASA 2023 Midwinter Conference
Serving Tomorrow’s Students with Today’s Residential Offerings
|Miramar Beach, FL
CCCU Multi-Academic Conference 2