News & Events

MHAworks Appoints Brian Maxwell as New President

November 26th, 2018

MHAworks is excited to announce Brian Maxwell, RA, NCARB as its new President, effective immediately. Maxwell succeeds Michael J. Hining, former President and Founder, who will remain to oversee a seamless transition through the early stages of his presidency. “I have no doubt that Brian will be an excellent successor,” said Michael J. Hining. “He […]

MHAworks Completes Angier Avenue Baptist Church Renovations

November 13th, 2018

MHAworks recently completed renovations to Angier Avenue Baptist Church. The project scope covered renovations to the Sanctuary, offices, bathrooms, and other special use rooms. Improvements made included renovating different corridors, sidewalks, adding an ADA-compliant ramp, as well as upgrades to the roof, HVAC system, plumbing, and electrical system. In addition, many of the locations also […]

Shini Jackson Joins MHAworks as an Interior Designer

November 8th, 2018

Originally from Singapore, Dharshyani (Shini) Jackson joins MHAworks as an interior designer. Shini graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from Meredith College, graduating Magna Cum Laude in May of 2017. Prior to joining MHAworks, Shini worked as a design assistant at Wake Remodeling, as an interior designer intern at JDavis Architects, and […]

Loren Brandford Joins MHAworks

November 6th, 2018

Loren Brandford joins MHAworks as a Project Architect with more than 20 years of experience, focusing primarily on urban multi-family projects, with an emphasis on high-quality building envelopes and the practicalities of construction. In his last role, as a Senior Project Architect, Loren was in charge of quality control, accessibility issues, specifications, standards, and construction […]

Dani Hoff Returns to MHAworks

November 5th, 2018

Dani Hoff returns to MHAworks as a Project Architect. As the daughter of a contractor, Dani grew up surrounded by building and design. It was natural for her to find architecture as her passion and career. Dani is a graduate of North Dakota State University, earning both a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Design with […]

MHAworks Welcomes Hayes Pierson

October 30th, 2018

Analyst turned Blogger turned Marketing Coordinator, Hayes joins MHAworks as a Marketing Coordinator. A Durham native, with a bouquet of marketing experience, he graduated from UNC Asheville with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. Hayes has built his initial experience as an Analyst at an Intellectual Property (IP) brokerage firm, Adapt IP Ventures, and freelanced for […]

MHAworks Tours First US Luxury Vinyl Floor Manufacturing Facility — Mannington Commercial

October 2nd, 2018

MHAworks’ Interior Designers Sam Meyers and Jennifer Turner recently toured Mannington Commercial’s manufacturing facilities in Calhoun and Madison, Georgia. The designers found the trip especially interesting since Mannington has the first luxury vinyl floor manufacturing facility in the United States. Our designers use Mannington products in a variety of applications such as healthcare, education, and […]

MHAworks Attends UNC Hospitals 2P Event

September 28th, 2018

Brian Maxwell, Jeff Schmidt and Mandy Pittman recently attended a 2P event for the Emergency Department Transition Unit (EDTU) at UNC Hospitals. This event was an in-depth collaboration between all of the stakeholders and design team to understand the Emergency Department’s process and needs, and to brainstorm ideas and schematic designs for the new Transition Unit […]

MHAworks Welcomes Natalya Anissimova

September 17th, 2018

Hailing from Kazakhstan, Natalya Anissimova joins MHAworks as a Intern Architect. She possesses a deep understanding of each facet of a new construction and is able to anticipate exciting design challenges. Natalya obtained her Bachelor and Master of Science in Physics from St. Petersburg State Technical University in St. Petersburg, Russia. She would go on […]

MHAworks Welcomes Jeff Trussler

July 2nd, 2018

MHAworks is pleased to welcome Jeff Trussler, AIA, NCARB to the team as a Project Architect. Having practiced his craft for nearly 30 years, Jeff has been involved in a wide variety of projects. Over the years he has filled the role of Designer, Project Architect, and Project Manager. In more recent years he has […]