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STV Welcomes Manuel Millan as Vice President, Architectural Director, Overseeing Buildings Projects Across the Northeast


NEW YORK, NY – STV, a professional services firm that plans, designs and manages infrastructure projects across North America, today announced that Manuel Millan, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C, has joined the firm as vice president and architectural director. In this role, Millan will be responsible for managing and coordinating architectural and design services, overseeing quality control reviews and managing client relationships within the firm’s national buildings practice.

“Manuel’s exceptionally diverse resume across market sectors and project types is a perfect fit for our portfolio and talented team,” said Robert Papocchia, AIA, vice president and architecture discipline leader of STV’s national buildings practice. “His ability to manage architectural sector activities, lead strategic planning, marketing and project pursuits broadens our regional capabilities and will be invaluable for our clients.”

Millan has more than 20 years of experience in managing design projects related to public housing, public schools, transportation infrastructure, urban planning, historic preservation and resiliency. His experience covers numerous projects for public clients, including the NYC Housing Authority, NYC School Construction Authority, NJ Transit, Amtrak and NYS Thruway Authority. Prior to joining STV, Millan worked for a multinational engineering and consulting firm, where he spearheaded efforts to develop sustainable and innovative facilities and infrastructure projects.

Millan received his Bachelor of Architecture from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and his Master of Architecture and Urbanism from the Escola Superior Gallaecia in Portugal. He is a longstanding member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Consejo Superior de Colegios de Arquitectos de España (CSCAE) and the Colexio Oficial de Arquitectos de Galicia (COAG).

STV’s national buildings practice provides comprehensive architecture, engineering, planning and design services for a range of markets including justice, education, health and well-being, transportation, science and technology, energy and cities. With particular expertise in sustainability and resilience, the practice is committed to delivering innovative building solutions that serve communities in the present and for the future. Recent projects include the Newark Liberty International Airport’s new Terminal A, the Cornell University Mui Ho Fine Arts Library Renovation and the ongoing design of the Baltimore Therapeutic Treatment Center.