MINSTER, Ohio — (1-10-23) Garmann Miller recently hired four professionals to its multi-service design and planning team: Luke Baucher, construction administrator, Clinton Hirschfeld, education specialist; John Jutte, technology designer; and Adam Rickard, mechanical designer.

Rickard, Hirschfeld, Jutte and Baucher

Baucher is a veteran construction foreman with over 15 years of experience overseeing projects. His duties will include on-site construction observation, coordination between contractors and the design team, reporting and recording project progress, and shop drawing reviews.

Hirschfeld comes to GM after serving 11 years in the public-school sector as a teacher, assistant principal and technology coordinator. He will perform various duties at GM that include coordinating master planning and educational visioning sessions for K-12 schools, assisting business development efforts and developing technological solutions.

Jutte brings over 15 years of information technology experience to the team. A former K-12 education technology coordinator, he will identify, design and implement secure networking and systems solutions for Garmann Miller. He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering technology from DeVry University.

Based in Millerstown, Pa., Rickard is GM’s first full-time remote designer. He has held various mechanical and plumbing system design positions over his 26-year career and will continue those responsibilities at GM. His extensive experience with Building Information Modeling and school design is a valuable resource for GM clients. 

In 2022, Garmann Miller was named Best Firms to Work For in the U.S. by industry research leader Zweig Group for the fourth consecutive year.

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About Garmann Miller: Garmann Miller is an award-winning, multi-service design firm established in 1993 in Minster, Ohio, with locations also in Columbus and Indianapolis. With over 60 professionals in various architecture, engineering and planning roles, GM is a one-stop resource for building and renovation design projects. Garmann Miller is ranked in the top 60 national architectural firms for K-12 education by Building Design + Construction magazine.