TMP Architecture Hires Seven Professionals

Bloomfield Hills, Mich., October 9, 2014 — TMP Architecture, Inc. is proud to announce that seven professionals have been hired to join the firm’s Bloomfield Hills and Portage offices.

Stephanie Choate, Matt Guinta, Bradley Pitt, Doug Milburn and Anna Whiteside join TMP’s architectural department. Emily Beuschel and Cecilia Escobar have joined the firm’s interior design group. Five will work in TMP’s Bloomfield Hills office, with Milburn and Escobar based in the Portage office.

Stephanie Choate, an intern architect with TMP, holds both a Master of Architecture degree with Distinction and a Bachelor of Science/Architecture degree from the University of Michigan. Choate, a Milford resident, was the recipient of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Huron Valley Undergraduate Scholarship in 2011 and received the Susan L. Johe Scholarship in 2010.

Matthew Guinta has over four years of architectural experience, and comes to TMP after time with Harley Ellis Devereaux. He holds a Master of Architecture degree from University of Detroit Mercy, and is an associate member of AIA. Matt is a resident of Ferndale.

Bradley J. Pitt, LEED AP BD+C has over ten years of architectural experience. He graduated from Lawrence Technological University with Bachelor of Architecture and a Master of Architecture degrees. Pitt is a Troy resident, and previously worked for Stantec, Yamasaki Associates and Kingscott. Pitt is a LEED Accredited Professional who brings extensive K-12 and higher education architectural experience to TMP.

Douglas L. Milburn is a Kalamazoo resident and holds a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies degree and a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Doug has over ten years of architectural experience, and was formerly employed by Urbana, IL-based Isaksen Glerum Wachter, LLC. He is an associate member of AIA.

Originally from South Carolina, Anna Whiteside graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Architecture degree, and received her Master of Architecture degree from Cranbrook Academy of Art. She currently resides in Bloomfield Hills. Anna’s former employers include Technical Group, Inc. and Blu Homes.

Emily Beuschel majored in Interior Design and earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University. She is a Royal Oak resident and was formerly employed by Art Van Furniture as an interior designer, and as an intern with Americana Design Company. Beuschel joins TMP’s Bloomfield Hills interior design department.

Cecilia (“Ceci”) Escobar, an interior designer, holds a Bachelor of Applied Arts degree from Central Michigan University and a Master of Arts degree from Michigan State University. She is a LEED Green Associate and was a student designer with MSU’s Engineering and Architectural Services division. Escobar joins TMP’s Portage office.

TMP has offices in Bloomfield Hills and Portage, Michigan, producing a variety of projects for college/university, K-12 educational and municipal clients. Some of the firm’s current work includes a new middle school for Plymouth-Canton Community Schools, the new Student Recreation Center at Presidential Village at the University of Alabama, and new facilities for the University of Michigan’s South Athletic Campus.