Announcement | November 19, 2013

Magnusson Architecture and Planning Repositions Itself With The Next Generation of Leadership


MAP has added two staff members to its senior leadership group who demonstrate excellence in design and exceptional client service. Fernando Villa, AIA, LEED AP BD+C , was promoted from Senior Associate to Associate Principal, and Christoph Stump, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, was promoted from Associate to Senior Associate.


Fernando Villa has over 20 years of international design experience focusing on sustainability, historic preservation, adaptive re-use and residential projects. At MAP, Mr. Villa is the leading designer and specializes in LEED-certified affordable housing and mixed-use developments in New York City and the surrounding area. Mr. Villa has been recently appointed as the co-chair of the New York Chapter of the American Institute of Architects’ Housing Committee.


For over a decade, Christoph Stump has planned urban neighborhoods and designed residential, commercial and community facilities. His projects for MAP include affordable mixed-use developments, senior and multi-family housing, and educational facilities. Mr. Stump specializes in passive design that minimizes energy consumption, and in accessible design.