CPL Welcomes New Team Member in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH, PA — CPL, a full-service design firm that has served public and private-sector clients for 46 years, is pleased to welcome Melanie Panutsos, AIA, MBA, NCARB, WELL AP, LEED GA to its growing team in Pittsburgh, PA.

Panutsos joins the architectural team as a Senior Project Manager who will work on some of the firm’s most complex assignments. Her responsibilities will include leading teams, coordinating with internal and external personnel, supervising the development of clear drawings and specifications, managing internal finances and providing oversight for construction administration services. Panutsos also brings to CPL expertise in building information modeling (BIM) and will strive to enhance the firm’s BIM integration techniques.

Prior to joining CPL, Panutsos served as a Senior Project Manager for MCF Architecture. She graduated summa cum laude from Kent State University, where she earned a Master of Architecture, a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in architecture. She maintains professional licensure in Pennsylvania and is a certified American Concrete Institute (ACI) Tilt-Up Technician. Panutsos also earned a Master Certificate in Decorative Concrete from World of Concrete and is a published writer and presenter.

About CPL

Founded in 1975, CPL is a 450-person multi-disciplined architecture, engineering and planning firm offering inspiring design services and enriching communities in 19 cities across five states. CPL specializes in the Community, Healthcare, Higher Education, K-12 Education and Transportation – providing architectural, interior design, civil engineering, buildings and structural engineering, planning, landscape architecture and 3D/virtual design services to a host of public and private clients.