Stantec grows New England Science & Technology practice with key hire

Gregory Berndt

BOSTON, MA–Gregory Berndt, AIA has joined Stantec, a leading global design and engineering firm, as a senior associate supporting the firm’s Science & Technology practice in New England.

Based in the firm’s Boston office, Berndt brings more than 30 years of architectural design and project management experience focused on science, research, teaching, and office facilities.

At Stantec, Berndt will support team growth and development while providing project management to ensure design excellence and delivery for the firm’s lab and science work.

“Greg’s hands-on work as a trusted counsellor for some of the market’s top institutions perfectly complements the skills and knowldege of our growing regional team,” said Michael Reagan, Vice President, Sector Leader for Science & Technology at Stantec. “We are confident his specialized market perspective will prove valuable in our ongoing mission to deliver high performing, advanced facilities.”

Berndt has extensive experience in planning, programming, and design for new construction and renovation projectes for corporate, academic, and health science institutions. Prior to his role at Stantec, he served as an associate principal, senior project manager at a global architecture practice in Boston. His work experience includes project management and planning for such institutions as Harvard University, University of Notre Dame, Lawrence University, EMD Serono, and Eisai Pharmaceuticals.

He earned a bachelor of architecture degree from University of Notre Dame. Berndt is also highly active in the industry as a member of the American institute of Architects and Boston Society of Architects. Outside of work, he’s also active in the community, volunteering time with the Billerica Boys and Girls Club.

Stantec’s Science & Technology practice supports owners, researchers, instructors, and production managers to design facilities and efficient processes that inspire creative thinking and collaboration. Whether it’s an academic research or instructional laboratory, research and development facility, biomedical laboratory, or biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility, the team helps clients improve the quality of life in our communities. Stantec is ranked as a top ten design firm by Architectural Record and Engineering News-Record.