North wears two important hats at JSA – he is the leader of JSA’s higher education studio and is also the Chief Executive Officer. Under his leadership, higher education work has become nationally recognized, with projects on campuses from Maine to Florida. Since joining the firm in 1996 as the Director of Quality Assurance, North's technical expertise and his operational vision have led to him assuming a key leadership role with the firm.
North is active in Plan New Hampshire and is a regular participant in its community design charettes across the state. A Yale graduate, he also functions as a mentor for intern-level architectural staff.