RECOGNITION

2022

Chicago Building Congress Awards, Winner, Merit Award, Sherlock Elementary School, Cicero SD 99, Cicero, Illinois 

Chicago Building Congress Awards, Finalist, Merit Award, Armerding Center for Music and the Arts, Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois 

 

2021

Officer Magazine, Gold Award, Mount Prospect Police Headquarters, Mount Prospect, Illinois

 

Learning by Design, Outstanding Facility, Morton West Freshman Academy, J. Sterling Morton HSD 201, Berwyn, Illinois

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Recognition Award, Prince William County Fire Station 22, Prince William County, Virginia

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, Excellence Award, Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Center, City Colleges of Chicago, Olive-Harvey College, Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Building Congress Merit Awards, Sherlock Elementary School, Merit Award Finalist, Cicero SD 99, Cicero, Illinois

U.S. Department of Energy and its partner organizations (AIA, IFMA and IIBEC) Building Envelope Campaign Award Program, Retro 50 Award (Retrofit building demonstrates a building envelope performance improvement of 50% over the existing building, due to implementation of building envelope improvements), Prairie Trails ELC, River Trails SD 26, Mount Prospect, Illinois

APWA Fox Valley Branch, Project of the Year, Structures > $5M and <$25M, Cary Municipal Complex, Village of Cary, Cary, Illinois

2020

Arlington Heights Design Commission, Arlington Ridge Center, Alan F. Bombick Excellence in Design Award in the Commercial Category, Arlington Heights Park District, Arlington Heights, Illinois

 

Learning by Design, Sherlock Elementary School, Honorable Mention, Cicero SD 99, Cicero, Illinois

Illinois Association of School Boards, Exhibition of Educational Environments Awards, Sherlock Elementary School, Award of Distinction, Cicero SD 99, Cicero, Illinois 

Officer Magazine Design Awards, Addison Consolidated Dispatch Center, Gold Award, Addison Police Department, Addison, Illinois

Officer Magazine Design Awards, St. Charles Police Station, Bronze Award, St. Charles Police Department, St. Charles, Illinois

Firehouse Magazine Station Design Awards, Maryland Heights Fire Station No. 2, Gold Award, Maryland Heights FPD, Maryland Heights, Illinois

 

2019

AIA Illinois Service Awards, John Ochoa, Gold Medal, FGM Architects, Oak Brook, Illinois

Firehouse Magazine Station Design Awards, Elk Grove Village Fire Station No. 10  Silver Award, Elk Grove Village FD Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Firehouse Station Design Awards, Gold Winner, Beachwood Public Safety Center, City of Beachwood, Beachwood Ohio 

 

2018

AIA Northeast Illinois Service Awards, FGM Architects, 2018 Firm of the Year, Oak Brook, Illinois

AIA Illinois 200 Greatest Places in Illinois, Unity Junior High School, Cicero SD 99, Cicero, Illinois

Illinois Association of School Boards Exhibition of Educational Environments Awards, River Trails Middle School STEAM Lab Renovation, Honorable Mention, River Trails SD 26, Mt. Prospect, Illinois

 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Council, 2018 People's Choice Award, Elburn & Countryside FPD Headquarters, Elburn, Illinois

AIA Central States Professional Committee, FGM Architects, Emerging Professionals Outstanding Friendly Firm

The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design, Gordon Parks Arts Hall American Architectural Award, University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, Chicago, Illinois

Illinois Association of School Boards, Exhibition of Educational Environments Awards, River Trails STEAM Renovation, Honorable Mention, River Trails SD 26, Mount Prospect, Illinois 

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Honor Award (Gold), Engine Company 16, District of Columbia

Firehouse Station Design Awards, Bronze Winner, Engine Company 16, District of Columbia

 

Firehouse Station Design Awards, Silver Winner, Montgomery County Public Safety Training Academy, Montgomery County, Maryland


2017

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2017 Excellence Award, Triton College Health & Science Careers Addition & Renovation, River Grove, Illinois
 

AIA Chicago 2017 Distinguished Building Award Citation of Merit, University of Chicago Gordon Parks Arts Hall, Chicago, Illinois

AIA Central States Professional Committee, FGM Architects, Emerging Professionals Outstanding Friendly Firm


2016

Chicago Building Congress Awards, 2016 Merit Award Finalist, University of Chicago Lab Schools Gordon Parks Arts Hall, Chicago, Illinois
 

International Interior Design Association, Illinois Chapter, RED Award, PK–12 Category, University of Chicago Lab Schools, Gordon Parks Arts Hall, Chicago, Illinois

Firehouse Station Design Awards, Gold Winner, Kincora Safety Center, Loudoun County, Virginia

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Design Award, Kincora Safety Center, Loudoun County, Virginia

  

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Design Award, Willingboro Fire and EMS Headquarters Station, Township of Willingboro, Willingboro, New Jersey


2015

American School & University, Citation of Merit, Ikenberry Commons, Bousfield Hall, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Champaign, Illinois
 

APWA Illinois Chapter, Project of the Year Award, Structures Less Than $5M, Carbondale Fire Department, Fire House No. 2, Carbondale, Illinois
 

Illinois Park & Recreation Association, Outstanding Facility Award, Mt. Vernon Aquatic Zoo Water Park, City of Mt. Vernon, Illinois

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Merit (Silver), Bailey’s Crossroads Volunteer Fire Station, Fairfax County, Virginia

Firehouse Station Design Awards, Gold Winner, Middleburg Volunteer Fire Department, Loudoun County, Virginia

Firehouse Station Design Awards, Silver Winner, Bailey’s Crossroads Volunteer Fire Station, Fairfax County, Virginia

Fairfax County Exceptional Design Awards, Honorable Mention, Bailey’s Crossroads Volunteer Fire Station, Fairfax County, Virginia


2014

Chicago Building Congress Awards, 2014 Finalist, Merit Award, University of Chicago Lab Schools Earl Shapiro Hall, Chicago, Illinois
 

Chicago Building Congress Awards, 2014 Finalist, Merit Award, Palatine Police Station, Palatine, Illinois
 

Chicago Building Congress Awards, 2014 Finalist, Merit Award, Glen Ellyn School District 41, Hadley Junior High School Library Media Center, Glen Ellyn, Illinois
 

American School & University, William W. Caudill Citation, Earl Shapiro Hall—University of Chicago Lab Schools, Chicago, Illinois
 

School Planning & Management, Education Design Showcase Award of Distinction, Earl Shapiro Hall—University of Chicago Lab Schools, Chicago, Illinois
 

ENR Midwest Best Project Awards, K–12 Education, Earl Shapiro Hall—University of Chicago Lab Schools, Chicago, Illinois
 

Illinois Association of School Boards, Exhibit of Educational Environments, Award of Merit, Glen Ellyn School District 41, Hadley Junior High School Library Media Center, Glen Ellyn, Illinois
 

Illinois Association of School Boards, Exhibit of Educational Environments, Honorable Mention, Harmony Emge School District 75, Ellis Elementary School Addition, Belleville, Illinois
 

Firehouse Magazine, 2014 Station Design Awards, Bronze—Renovation, Harlem-Roscoe Fire Protection District Station No. 1 Addition & Renovation, Roscoe, Illinois
 

Illinois Park & Recreation Association, Outstanding Facility Award, Park Ridge Park District Centennial Aquatic Center, Park Ridge, Illinois

Fairfax County DPWES, Award of Excellence for Building Design & Construction     Bailey’s Crossroads Volunteer Fire Station, Fairfax County, Virginia

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Honor (Gold), Charlottesville Fontaine Avenue Station, City of Charlottesville, Charlottesville, Virginia
   
F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Merit (Silver), City of Cedar Rapids Central Fire Station, *Architect of Record: Solum Lang Architects, LLC, *Design Consultant: LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Merit (Silver), Bailey’s Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department, Fairfax County, Virginia

2013

Fire Chief Magazine Station Style Awards, 2012 Station Style Awards, Bronze—Training Facility, Illinois Fire Service Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois
 

AIA Southern Illinois, 2013 Citation Award, Education Category, Mascoutah High School, Mascoutah, Illinois
 

AIA Southern Illinois, 2013 Design Award, Education Category, Southern Illinois University Carbondale—Transportation Education Center (TEC), Carbondale, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2013 Merit Award, Skokie Police Station, Skokie, Illinois
 

Chicago Building Congress, Finalist, Cicero Transportation Center, Cicero, Illinois
 

Driehaus Foundation, Finalist, Lincoln Elementary School Addition, Renovation, Cicero, Illinois


2012

Illinois Association of School Boards, Exhibition of Educational Environments, Honorable Mention, Sycamore Middle School Addition & Renovation, Sycamore, Illinois

2011

Illinois Association of School Boards, Exhibition of Educational Environments, Merit Award, Cicero Lincoln Elementary School, Cicero, Illinois
 

ENR Midwest, Best of 2011 Awards, K–12 Category, Cicero Lincoln Elementary School, Cicero, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois, Merit Award, Distinguished Building Category, Cicero Lincoln Elementary School, Cicero, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois, Excellence Award, Preservation/Adaptive Reuse Category, Building 1, Great Lakes Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois
 

American Society of Interior Designers Illinois Chapter, Honorable Mention Institutional, Cicero Lincoln Elementary School, Cicero, Illinois
 

Chicago Building Congress 2011 Merit Awards, Finalist, New Construction—Suburbs, Wheaton College, Meyer Science Center, Wheaton, Illinois
 

Chicago Building Congress 2011 Merit Awards, Finalist, Rehab Construction, Cicero Lincoln Elementary School Addition & Renovation, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois


2010

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2010 Exhibition of Educational Environments Awards, Honorable Mention, North Grove Elementary School, Sycamore Community Unit School District 427, Sycamore, Illinois
 

ASID, 2010 Design Excellence Awards, First Place, Institutional Category, Adams Hall Renovation, Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois
 

ASID, 2010 Design Excellence Awards, Honorable Mention, Institutional Category, Norris Center Renovation, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
 

ASID, 2010 Design Excellence Awards, Honorable Mention, Institutional Category, Over 10,000 sf, Pastoral Center, Diocese of Peoria, Peoria, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine, 2010 Station Style Awards, Bronze Award, Satellite Station, Fire Station No. 2, Elmhurst Fire Department,  Elmhurst, Illinois
 

APWA Chicago Metropolitan Chapter, Project of the Year—Structures—$25M–$75M, John G. Woods Municipal Campus Project

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Merit (Silver), Germantown Milestone Station 34, Montgomery County, Maryland

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Honor (Gold), Charlottesville Fontaine Avenue Station, City of Charlottesville, Charlottesville, Virginia

Brick in Architecture Awards, Gold Award, The Station at Potomac Yard, City of Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia


2009

Illinois Park & Recreation Association, Outstanding Facility Award, Paradise Bay Water Park, Lombard, Illinois
 

AIA Illinois Daniel Burnham Honor Award, Holy Family Ministries Center, Chicago, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2009 Design Award, Fabyan Elementary School, Geneva Community Unit School District 304, Geneva, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2009 Design Award, Williamsburg Elementary School, Geneva Community Unit School District 304, Geneva, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2009 Design Award, Hickory Creek Middle School, Frankfort School District 157c, Frankfort, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2009 Design Award, Holy Family Ministries Center, Chicago, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2009 Design Award, Northwestern University, Searle Graduate Student Center, Evanston, Illinois
 

Chicago Building Congress, 2009 Merit Award Winner, Construction Under $10M, Holy Family Ministries Center, Chicago, Illinois
 

Chicago Building Congress, 2009 Merit Award Finalist, New Construction—Suburbs, Arlington Heights Village Hall, Arlington Heights, Illinois
 

American Public Works Association Suburban Branch of the Chicago Metro Chapter 2008 Project of the Year Award, Structures $25M–$75M, John G. Woods Municipal Campus Project, Arlington Heights, Illinois

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Honor (Gold), The Station at Potomac Yard, City of Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia
       
Fire Chief Magazine Station Style Awards, Bronze Award, Shared Facilities, The Station at Potomac Yard, City of Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Merit (Silver), Gainesville District Fire Department No. 24, Gainesville Volunteer Fire Department, Gainesville, Virginia    


2008

AIA Chicago, 2008 Honor Award for Unbuilt Design, Holy Family Ministries Center, First Design, Chicago, Illinois
 

AIA Illinois Honor Award, 2008 Frank Lloyd Wright Award, Grayslake High School, Grayslake, Illinois
 

Midwest Construction, 2008, Best of 2008 Awards, Public Works Award of Merit, Arlington Heights Village Hall, Arlington Heights, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2008 Masonry Awards, Craftsmanship Award, Arlington Heights Village Hall, Arlington Heights, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2008 Masonry Awards, Craftsmanship Award, New Lenox Village Hall, New Lenox, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2008 Masonry Awards, Silver Medal, Holy Family Ministries Center, Chicago, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2008 Masonry Awards, Bronze Medal, Hickory Creek Middle School, Frankfort, Illinois
 

Illinois Association of School Boards, 2008 Exhibition of Educational Environments, Honorable Mention, Williamsburg Elementary School, Geneva Community Unit School District 304, Geneva, Illinois
 

The Brick Industry, Brick in Architecture Awards, Silver Medal, Grayslake High School, Grayslake, Illinois
 

American Public Works Association Southwest Branch of the Chicago Metro Chapter, Structures Over $10M, Project of the Year Award, New Lenox Village Hall, New Lenox, Illinois
 

American Public Works Association Suburban Branch of the Chicago Metro Chapter, Structures $2M–$10M, Project of the Year Award, Arlington Heights Fire Department Station No. 1, Arlington Heights, Illinois

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Honor (Gold), Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, Warrenton Volunteer Fire Department, Warrenton, Virginia

Fire Chief Magazine Station Style Awards, Gold Award, Renovation, Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, Warrenton Volunteer Fire Department, Warrenton, Virginia

F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Awards, Award of Merit (Silver), Nokesville Volunteer Fire Station No. 25, Nokesville Volunteer Fire Department, Nokesville, Virginia

2007

AIA Illinois—150 Greatest Places in Illinois, Itasca Village Hall & Police Station
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2007 Merit in Architecture Award, Aldi Corporate Headquarters, Batavia, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2007 Excellence in Architecture Award, Grayslake High School, Grayslake, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2007 Merit in Architecture Award, Wiss Janney Elstner Corporate Headquarters, Northbrook, Illinois
 

AIA Southern Illinois Honor Awards, 2007 Educational (K–12) Over $4M Design Award, Centralia High School, Centralia, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine, 2007 Station Style Awards, Silver Medal, Satellite Station, Fire Station No. 1, Arlington Heights Fire Department, Arlington Heights, Illinois
 

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2007 Exhibition of Educational Environments Awards, Honorable Mention, Hickory Creek Middle School, Frankfort SD 157c, Frankfort, Illinois
 

The Brick Industry, Brick in Architecture Awards, 2007 Gold Education Award, Wilson Elementary School, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois
 

The Brick Industry, Brick in Architecture Awards, 2007 Silver Education Award, Unity Junior High School, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois

Excellence in Public-Private Partnership Award, U.S. Conference of Mayors, The Station at Potomac Yard, City of Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia


2006

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2006 Exhibition of Educational Environments Awards, Honorable Mention, Grayslake High School, Grayslake High School District127, Grayslake, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine, 2006 Station Style Awards, Silver Medal, Career Station, Headquarters Station, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District, Algonquin, Illinois
 

American Association of School Administrators, 2006 Architectural Awards, Certificate of Merit, Oak Prairie Middle School, Will County School District 92, Lockport, Illinois
 

Illinois Capital Development Board 2006 Pride In Partnership Awards, Special Recognition School Construction, Unity Junior High School, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois
 

United States Air Force, 2006 Air Mobility Command Design Award, TACC Global Decisions Center, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois

Fire Chief Magazine Station Style Awards, Silver Award, Combined Use, Nokesville Volunteer Fire Station No. 25, Nokesville Volunteer Fire Department, Nokesville, Virginia


2005

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2005 Exhibition of Educational Environments Awards, Certificate of Excellence, Winfield School, Winfield School District 34, Winfield, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine, 2005 Station Style Awards, Silver Medal, New Construction, Station No. 6, Elgin Fire Department, Elgin, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2005 Masonry Awards, Craftsmanship, Elgin Fire Station No. 6, Elgin Fire Department, Elgin, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2005 Masonry Awards, Silver Medal—Education, Grayslake High School, Grayslake High School District 127, Grayslake, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2005 Masonry Awards, Best in Stone, Village of Itasca—Village Hall & Police Station, Itasca, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council, 2005 Masonry Awards, Silver Medal—Education, Wilson School, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2005 Merit in Architecture Award, Village of Itasca—Village Hall & Police Station, Itasca, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2005 Merit in Architecture Award, Prairie Oak Elementary School, Berwyn North School District 98, Berwyn, Illinois

Fairfax County Exceptional Design Awards, Award of Merit, Burke Volunteer Fire Station No. 14 and Community Hall, Burke Volunteer Fire Department, Burke, Virginia

Virginia Society American Institute of Architects, T. David Fitzgibbon Outstanding Architecture Firm Award, LeMay Erickson Willcox Architects


2004

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2004 Certificate of Excellence, Oak Prairie Middle School, Will County School District 92, Lockport, Illinois
 

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2004 Award of Merit, Clinton Junior High School, Clinton Community Unit School District 15, Clinton, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council 2004 Excellence in Masonry Awards, Silver Medal, Best Educational, Unity Junior High School, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine, 2004 Station Style Awards, Silver Medal, Renovated Fire Station Design, Headquarters Station, Glenside Fire Protection District, Glendale Heights, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine, 2004 Station Style Awards, Notable Design Career Fire Station, Headquarters Station, Geneva Fire Department, Geneva, Illinois

 

2003

AIA Illinois 2003 Distinguished Firm Award, FGM Architects Engineers, Inc.
 

Council of Educational Facility Planners Midwest/Great Lakes Region 2003 John N. Shaw Award, Oak Prairie Middle School, Will County School District 92, Lockport, Illinois
 

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2003 Award of Merit, Rantoul High School, Rantoul Township High School District 193, Rantoul, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council 2003 Excellence in Masonry Awards, Craftsmanship Award, Addison Village Hall & Police Station, Addison, Illinois
 

Illinois Indiana Masonry Advisory Council 2003 Excellence in Masonry Awards, Best of the Block Award, Oak Prairie Middle School, Will County School District 92, Lockport, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2003 Award of Merit, Distinguished Building, Oak Prairie Middle School, Will County School District 92, Lockport, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2003 Award of Excellence, Distinguished Building, Unity Jr. High School, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois Honor Awards, 2003 Award of Excellence, Interiors, FGM Architects Engineers Inc., Algonquin Office, Algonquin, Illinois
 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 2003 Community Impact Phoenix Award, Unity Junior High School, Cicero School District 99, Cicero, Illinois,


2002

AIA Southern Illinois Chapter 2002 Citation for Design, Hamilton County Jr. & Sr. High School, Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10, McLeansboro, Illinois
 

Illinois Association of School Boards Service Associates, 2002 Award of Merit, Prairie Oak Elementary School, Berwyn North School District 98, Berwyn, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine 2002 Station Style Awards, Honorable Mention, Station No. 3, Addison Fire Protection District, Addison, Illinois
 

Chicago Metropolitan Chapter American Public Works Association, 2002 Structures Over $10M, Project of the Year Award, Addison Village Hall & Police Department, Addison, Illinois


2001

Capital Development Board, 2001 Thomas H. Madigan New Construction Award Winner, School of Engineering Building, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois
 

American School & University 2001 Design Excellence Recognition, School of Engineering Building, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois
 

Capital Development Board, 2001 Thomas H. Madigan Award Winner, K–3 Elementary School, Mt. Vernon School District 80, Mt. Vernon, Illinois
 

Fire Chief Magazine 2001 Station Style Awards, Honorable Mention, Headquarters Station, Darien Woodridge Fire Protection District, Darien, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois 2001 Honor Awards, Award of Merit, Distinguished Building, Warren Town Hall, Gurnee, Illinois
 

AIA Northeast Illinois 2001 Honor Awards, Award of Merit, Interiors, FGM Architects Engineers, Inc., Oak Brook Office, Oak Brook, Illinois
 

Illinois Engineering Council, 2001 Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award, One Technology Plaza, Peoria, Illinois


2000

Capital Development Board, 2001 Thomas H. Madigan Certificate of Recognition for School Construction, Highland Middle School, Highland Community Unit School District 5, Highland, Illinois