Personal Greeting Patrick Leahy, AIA

Emergent Architecture

Contact Details

Emergent Architecture
Omaha, NE


I am an award winning Senior Architect, Senior Planner/Designer & Project Manager with a specialty in Healthcare, Research and Higher Education facilities. As a NCI Certified Charrette Planner, I have led Charrettes with a large diverse team of clients, user groups, and community stakeholders. As an experienced leader of projects of all sizes, complexities and number of phases, I have led Master Planning, Programming, Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documents, Bidding, Construction Administration and Client Program Management. As a LEED Accredited Professional, I have a commitment to Sustainable Design. My career in healthcare, Research and Education design has produced planning and design that successfully supports and enhances the optimal delivery model developed with the client, as well as utilizing the latest research in Evidence Based Design and Lean Planning. My focus on Healthcare, Research and Higher Education affords me more time for research and development in these critical and ever changing field.


University of Nebraska
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Master of Architecture, 1993
Architecture and Urban Design
1991 To 1993

Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Campus Planning and Design courses, 2002
Campus Planning and Design
2002 To 2002

University of Nebraska
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Bachelor of Architecture, 1991
1986 To 1991

Job History

CMBA Architects
Senior Architect & Healthcare Planner
Omaha, NE, United States
January 2016 - present

Patrick Leahy & Associates
Principal, Heatlhcare Planner & Designer
Omaaha, NE, United States
September 2016 - December 2016

Holland Basham Architects
Director of Healthcare Architecture Planning, Strategy & Process Facilitation
Omaha, NE, United States
April 2014 - September 2016

Burns & McDonnell :: Architecture
Director of Architecture for Healthcare and Research
Kansas City
July 2010 - April 2014

TSP Architecture Engineering and Construction
Senior Architect, Healthcare Planner and Designer
May 2009 - June 2010

HDR Architecture
Project Manager and Healthcare Principal
May 1993 - May 2009