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Michael Lingerfelt Person
Orlando, FL


Registered Architect with more than 31 years experience in design and project delivery of Marriott Hotels and Disney Theme Park Attractions. Having had my own company for the past three years, have helped major restaurant chains become more sustainable, served the architectural profession as President of the Florida Association of the American Institute of Architects and been a resource for communities that have been devastated by a natural disaster. Results-oriented executive with proven ability to lead large, complex projects and multi-disciplined design teams. I have a proven results dealing with entitlements, environmental and zoning issues, concerned citizen groups, various building codes as well as managing outside consultants on a national level. Strong leadership skills managing concept development, design and construction management of a diverse portfolio of projects from theme park attractions, merchandise facilities, restaurants to a variety of health care and hospitality facilities. Persuasive communicator with well developed presentation and negotiating skills to both small and large groups. Have continued my education by receiveing my Center for Integrated Facility Engineering Master’s Certificate in Virtual Design and Construction from Stanford University, becoming a LEED Accredited Professional and a Safety Assessment Trainer for Post-Disaster Inspections.


Stanford University
Palo Alto
Center for Integrated Facility Engineering Master’s Certific, 2005
Virtual Design & Construction
2004 To 2005

The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas, United States
Bachelor of Architecture, 1980
1975 To 1980

John Marshall High School
HIgh School Diploma
1971 To 1975

Job History

The American Institute College of Fellows
January 2012 - present

Florida Association of the American Institute of Architects
2012 Immediate Past President
January 2012 - present

Lingerfelt International
President of Architecture and Design
Orlando, FL, United States
October 2008 - present

Florida Association of the American Institute of Architects
2011 President
January 2011 - December 2011

American Institute of Architects
January 1985 - January 2009

McGillivray Consulting Group
VP of Architecture and Design
July 2007 - December 2008

Bermello Ajamil Partners, Incorporated
Associate, Special Projects Director
Miami, FL, United States
May 2006 - March 2007

Walt Disney Imagineering
Director, Project Architecture & Engineering
Glendale, CA, United States
January 1991 - March 2006

Marriott International
Design Manager
Bethesda, MD, United States
August 1988 - January 1991