Personal Greeting Judson Kline, FAIA


Contact Details

Chagrin Falls, OH


Judson A. Kline, FAIA, LEED AP, President CIVITAD Services, LLC, a community development consulting form established following his retirement as Senior Director Herschman Architects, Inc., a retail and shopping center design firm where he practiced from 1976-2013. Jud is licensed in multiple states and has NCARB certification. He is an elected official of Orange, Ohio where he serves as a councilman and planning commissioner. He is a member of AIA (Cleveland past president AIA Ohio president 2012, AIA Diversity Council-2012 Women in Architecture Committee Co-chair), Greater Cleveland Real Estate Organization past-president, and Rotary Club of Shaker Heights past president, Institute of Store Planners professional certificate. A graduate of Miami University with a BArch, studied at the Architecture Association of Bedford Square, London, U.K. and Case Western Reserve University. Author of numerous articles and contributor to: The ICSC Guide to Renovating and Expanding Shopping Centers the Smart Way and The ICSC Guide to Operating Shopping Centers the Smart Way. Jud served on the ICSC CDP and Centerbuild Committees.


Miami University
Oxford, Ohio, United States
Bachelor of ARchitecture, 1973
Architecture, Art, Sociology
1968 To 1973

Job History

Herschman Architects, Inc.
Senior Director
Cleveland, OH, United States
August 1976 - present