B.J. Laterveer joins Portman Architects as Principal and Senior Vice President

Laterveer will lead Multifamily, Mixed-Use, and other Midrise Project types for Portman Architects


Atlanta – June 29, 2022 – Portman Architects today announced that B.J. Laterveer has joined Portman Architects in the role of Principal and Senior Vice President. Laterveer will be a member of the Portman Architects leadership team based in the firm’s Atlanta office.

As Principal and Senior Vice President, Laterveer will be responsible for business and practice area growth to enhance Portman Architects’ multifamily, mixed-use, and mid-rise project design and increase the client portfolio across the firm. With over 20 years of architectural experience, Laterveer will bring forth his extensive experience in complex high-rise, mid-rise, and low-rise project types that will broaden Portman Architects’ client reach and project typology. 

“Multifamily, mixed-use, and mid-rise project design is changing rapidly, and Portman Architects must continually leverage current and emerging innovations to respond and adapt to this change, said Portman Architect CEO Robert Halverson AIA, NCARB.

“We are in the midst of material, sourcing, and execution change. I am excited to work with our design discipline and clients to formulate a strategic vision to empower our team and advance design and practice area innovation at Portman Architects.

Laterveer, 45, joins the firm as a principal. He was previously a Managing Principal with Dwell Design Studio, responsible for significant projects and the growth of Dwell’s company across numerous markets, including running the Salt Lake City office.

 About Portman Architects
Portman Architects is an internationally recognized architectural design firm with offices in Atlanta and Shanghai. Strategic services span from the initial concept to planning, design and ultimately realizing this vision in multitude of project scales and project types. The firm is renowned for innovative, responsive design solutions that enhance the world and people’s lives. For more information, please visit www.portmanarchitects.com.  #