Rochester, N.Y. — CPL, a full-service design firm that has served public and private-sector clients for more than 45 years, is pleased to welcome three new hires in Rochester, NY: Roberto Campos, AIA, Michael Rizk, and Susannah Betts.
As a member of the architectural team, Campos will serve as Architectural Project Manager, responsible for leading multi-disciplined teams throughout the design and construction phases of a variety of project types. Prior to joining CPL, he served as Project Architect for RAZAK Associates. He brings with him more than 20 years of experience as well as a passion for shaping a more sustainable world through creative design.
Campos is a Registered Architect in the state of New York as well as a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) – Central New York Chapter. He is also a Certified Passive House Consultant, a certification earned from the Passive House Institute of the US (PHIUS). Furthermore, Campos holds two educational degrees from Pontifical Catholic University of Chile that are equivalent to Master of Architecture and Bachelor of Architecture degrees in the United States.
Also joining the architectural team is Michael Rizk, who will serve as Architectural Designer. Rizk previously served as Intern Architect at Design Works Architecture, where he prepared schematic designs for residential projects. In his new role, he will apply his experience toward creating designs for a variety of project types before taking them to the design development and construction stages.
Rizk is proficient in using a long list of design tools including Revit, Rhino, AutoCAD, SketchUp and the Adobe Suite. He holds a Master of Architecture degree from Ohio State University’s Knowlton School of Architecture and a Bachelor of Arts degree in architectural studies from Ithaca College.
Betts joins the marketing team and will serve as Marketing Coordinator, responsible for leading the production of proposals, qualifications packages, branded presentations and client interview materials. Prior to joining CPL, she served as RFP Process and Content Manager at Calero-MDSL and boasts more than five years of experience in professional writing and editing.
Betts is a member of the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP). She also holds a bachelor’s degree in physics from Wesleyan University.
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.