First Architect to Serve in Leadership Role in Council’s 42-year History
At the Council of Tall Building and Urban Habitat's 2011 World Conference in Seoul, South Korea, active Chairman Professor Sang Dae Kim of Korea University passed the chairman’s gavel to NBBJ's Timothy Johnson. As the official representative of the Council, the chair oversees strategic steering and direction and determines major issues of the Council. Mr. Johnson will serve a two-year term through the end of September 2013.
Timothy Johnson's tall building experience includes leading the design of Singapore’s tallest residential high-rise, The Sail at Marina Bay, which earned Singapore’s Gold standard of sustainability. He recently managed the design of Eton Properties’ Dalian Center, which is the tallest building under construction in northeast China. He leads the firm’s commercial design efforts and serves on NBBJ’s Board of Directors overseeing the firm’s international steering committee.Read the Council's full press release here.