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Jeff Aten

Associate Principal

Jeff Aten joined Nelson Byrd Woltz in 2004 after earning Masters degrees in Architecture and Landscape Architecture at the University of Virginia. He has worked on a variety of  projects including the Wolong Giant Panda Reserve in Sichuan, China; an award-winning master plan for the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena; Luck Stone Architectural Design Centers in Richmond and Sterling, VA; and the landscape master plan and development for Watercolor’s 500-acre community on the Gulf Coast of Florida.

Recent work includes leading the broad design team at the Summit Bechtel National Scouting Reserve in Glen Jean, West Virginia and master planning and built project efforts for NBW’s ConAg Studio in Virginia. He is  currently leading design phases for the Contemplative Sciences Center at UVA, Alethia Tanner Park in Washington DC, the Ismaili Center in Houston TX, and is the Senior Associate in charge for the implementation of Houston’s Memorial Park master plan.