Alex Shifflett


Senior Associate


Bachelor of Architecture, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


Construction Document Technologist (CSI)
Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA)


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2014 AIA Northern Virginia Canstruction Ingenuity + People’s Choice Award

National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation 
2012 Signatures of Loudoun Design Excellence Pace Setters Award
2012 Bronze Brick in Architecture Award

Alex has over a decade of experience working in the DC Metropolitan area with developers, non-profit, and private sector clients on projects ranging from speculative office buildings to multi-family residential. Known for her exceptional communication skills, Alex’s determination and perseverance to fully understand and meet project expectations has made her one of KGD’s veteran Project Managers with a glowing reputation for client and project satisfaction. Alex has overseen a number of complex projects from design through construction and understands the importance of a project lead staying intimately involved throughout the duration of a project to ensure project success. One of Alex’s primary responsibilities as a project lead is to manage drawing production with Revit. When working with large project teams, delivering each milestone on time involves continuous coordination both within KGD and externally with consultants. Alex maintains close relationships with consultants from the start of a project to finish to ensure site and building system related coordination runs as smoothly as possible. Her detail-oriented personality helps her manage from both the macro and micro level keeping the team on task and within the overall project schedule. All these qualities give her the ability to make a smooth transition from design into construction. Alex manages Construction Administration with great skill interacting directly with the GC and the Owner and overseeing project staff. Alex’s expertise is successful project delivery. She maintains intense control over process and communication in the service of the Owner’s development goals with great attention to quality and timeliness.

Some of Alex’s most recent projects include Elizabeth Square in Silver Spring, Maryland, the URBY in Silver Spring, Maryland, and 223 23rd Street in National Landing, Virginia.

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