AIA, LEED AP®
Peter Dougherty is a Design Principal in ZGF’s Washington DC office who has guided projects of various types and scales, including academic, research, and cultural facilities, mixed-use developments, adaptive reuse projects, and master plans. Throughout his career, Peter has collaborated with clients including the Smithsonian Institution, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), National Building Museum, The University of Texas; The George Washington University, Brown University; Forest City, and PN Hoffman. In partnership with the DC Office of Planning and the District Department of the Environment, he led the development of Sustainable DC, a 20-year vision plan for improving the environmental, social, and economic performance of Washington, DC, across a wide spectrum of key metrics. Peter is a member of the American Institute of Architects, a leader on the AIA|DC Design Excellence Committee, and has served as visiting architectural design critic at Harvard University, Princeton University, Illinois Institute of Technology, and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He received his Master of Architecture degree from Harvard University, Graduate School of Design and he is a past recipient of the Fulbright Scholarship in Architecture.