John J. Isch, AIA

Communities

RWA Architects, Inc.

2771 Observatory Ave
Cincinnati, OH
United States
45208-2241

Bio

∞ Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA)
∞ Registered to practice architecture in the states of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Florida,
and Michigan and is NCARB certified
∞ Received his Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Environmental Design Degrees
from Ball State University
∞ LEED™ AP Homes
∞ Member AIA Cincinnati Board of Directors, Director, 2011-Present
∞ Member City of Cincinnati Energy Conservation Grant Committee 2010 - Present
∞ Served on the Steering Committee for the AIA Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN) 2010 National Symposium in Austin
∞ Member of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) Cincinnati Regional Chapter
∞ Co-Chair of the Cincinnati AIA Congress of Residential Architecture Committee (CORA), 2005-2007
∞ Member of the AIA Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN) advisory committee, 2005-Present
∞ Member of Cincinnati AIA Cincinnati Design Awards (CDA) Committee, 2005-Present
∞ Recipient of AIA Cincinnati Chapter Presidents Award, 2005
∞ Served on the Steering Committee for the AIA Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN) 2008 Leadership Conference in Minneapolis, “Learning from the Lakers”
∞ Served on the Steering Committee for the AIA Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN) 2007 National Symposium, “Full Spectrum Practice”
∞ Co-presenter of presentation entitled “Trends and Tools for Custom Residential Architects” at the 2006 AIA National Convention for Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN)
∞ Co-presenter of presentation entitled “What to Look for in Best Practices for Residential Contractors” Congress of Residential Architects (CORA), Reinvention 2005, Coral Gables, FLA December 2005
∞ Docent, Cincinnati Art Museum, 2008
∞ Member of the Hyde Park Business Association
∞ Member of the Board of Directors for Mercy Neighborhood Ministries, 2007-Present
∞ President of the Board of Directors for Healing Connections Associates, Inc., 2005-2007
∞ Past Member of the Board of Directors for Healing Connections Associates, Inc., 1998-2005
∞ Past Member of the Board of Directors for Chatfield College, 1999- 2005
∞ Past Member of the Mariemont Planning Commission, 1999-2002
∞ Past President and Board Member of Historic Southwest Ohio (HSO), 1990-1996
∞ Participated in a charrette for the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood on January 19, 2008, sponsored by the Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Preservation Association, and AIA Cincinnati. The charrette highlighted design opportunities for in-fill projects within the historic neighborhood. Approximately 120 people attended.

Specialties

Architectural Design, Contract Administration, LEED Certification Services, Project Administration, Site Analysis and Selection, Site Development Planning, Space Planning, Sustainable Building Design

Affiliations

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB), U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

Interests

Art and Architecture Book Collecting, Sustainability, Travel, Golf, Art History, Docent Cincinnati Art Museum, Art

Education

Ball State University

Muncie, Ohio, United States
Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Environmental Desig, 1982
Architecture
1977 To 1982

Job History

RWA Architects, Inc.

Principal
Cincinnati, OH, United States
February 1989 - present