Lexington Mayor, Council

Lexington Mayor, Council

Mayor Jim Gray The former CEO of Gray Construction, an international construction firm, Jim Gray brought his executive's approach to the Mayor’s Office in 2011. He came into office with three priorities: Create Jobs, Run Government Efficiently and Build a…

Lexington Center Board

Lexington Center Board

Lexington Center Corporation (LCC) is a not-for profit 501©(4) corporate agency of the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government established in 1974 to manage and maintain Rupp Arena, Lexington Convention Center, and Lexington Opera House. The Lexington Center Board of Directors acts as…

Frank Butler

Frank Butler

Project Manager

Frank Butler began work as project manager for the Rupp Arena Arts and Entertainment District in June 2012. He was formerly executive vice president for finance and administration at the University of Kentucky. Butler has some 40 years of high-level…

Stan Harvey

Stan Harvey

Project Planner

Stan Harvey, AICP is one of the founding Principals of Urban Collage, and possesses over 20 years of experience in redevelopment and planning.  Building upon both his background in architecture and city planning and his work for the City of Atlanta in…

Robert Mankin

Robert Mankin

Lead Architect, NBBJ

Robert Mankin, AIA, LEED AP, is a partner in NBBJ’s Los Angeles office where he oversees the firm’s international sports practice. Under his leadership, Robert’s teams have created sports facilities that are economically sustainable, operationally efficient, and provide unique experiences…

Jonathan Ward

Jonathan Ward

Architect, NBBJ

As a partner at NBBJ, Jonathan’s hallmark is visionary design that challenges commonly held assumptions about program, space and human experience to deliver highly-creative built environments. He fully engages clients to understand their needs and connect them to innovative solutions…

Rick Ekhoff

Rick Ekhoff

Local Architect, EOP

As co-founder and EOP’s principal in charge of design, Rick (AIA, LEED AP) has defined and mentored the firm’s passion for innovation and fostered its continued commitment to exploration and discovery. He is motivated by the belief that architecture has…

Joe Eckhart

Joe Eckhart

Project Executive, Hunt Construction

As Project Executive, Joe Eckhart is responsible for on-site management to ensure a successful, safe and timely project. He will supervise jobsite staff, implement policies and procedures, make on-site day-to-day decisions regarding cost analysis and budget control, scheduling, quality and…

Eric Schreiner

Eric Schreiner

Principal-In-Charge, Hunt Construction

As Principal-In-Charge, Eric Schreiner will provide corporate leadership, experience and technical expertise. He will anticipate and resolve construction issues, ensure that client expectations are met, provide resource allocation and daily communication with the Project Executive.

Kate Orff

Kate Orff

Landscape Architect, Scape

Kate Orff is a registered landscape architect and the founding principal of SCAPE, a landscape architecture and urban design office based in Manhattan. Through her creative leadership of the firm, she explores the cultural and physical complexity of urban landscapes…

Gena Wirth

Gena Wirth

Landscape Architect, Scape

Gena Wirth is a designer, urban planner, and horticulturalist. She pulls from her interdisciplinary training to create ecologically rich and culturally relevant landscapes from the infrastructural scale to the site level. Gena serves as a project manager and lead designer for…