Gary McNay, Practice Leader and Architect/Principal, Perkins + Will
Gary McNay is a Practice Leader and Architect/Principal with Perkins + Will, leading planning, programming and design for Science and Technology and Education. His teams have enjoyed service to private industry, federal government agencies and over 40 institutions of higher education across North America, advancing sustainable research, learning and collaboration environments.
Human health and wellness, natural resource stewardship and smart energy strategies are at the center of this work. Gary served as a lead instructor in the USGBC’s “LEED for Labs” professional development series for three years and has led the design of multiple LEED Platinum and LEED Gold certified laboratory buildings. His team’s solutions include innovative health and safety solutions and energy reduction strategies that break new ground in understanding user behaviour while creating smarter buildings and systems.