We are excited to announce that Industrial Practice Leader David Shull, AIA, has been named a principal of the firm. Shull’s appointment makes him the firm’s 13th principal. In his new role, Shull will help set the firm’s strategic direction and identify future leaders, while continuing to lead and grow its industrial practice.

“We’re thrilled to have David take on the role of principal at Progressive AE,” said Brad Thomas, President and CEO. “His ability to think critically about issues, combined with his expertise in architecture and design, exemplify the unique blend of strategic and creative that our clients find incredibly valuable.”

Shull joined Progressive AE in 2012 as the firm’s industrial practice leader. He has more than 30 years’ experience as an architect, project manager and program manager. Since joining Progressive AE, Shull has worked with national and international clients on a variety of industrial projects from cold storage to distribution and manufacturing facilities. An experienced speaker, David hosts and presents Progressive AE’s PivotPoint manufacturing event each year. In 2019, PivotPoint will be held on Wednesday, March 13 at the Goei Center.

“I’m honored to become a principal of Progressive AE,” said Shull. “The firm’s growth and expertise are a testament to its vision and outlook. I look forward to continue serving our clients and growing in this new role.”

Shull possesses a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Andrews University. He is a registered architecture in the State of Michigan, a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, the Michigan Manufacturing Association, and the American Institute of Architects.