September 22, 2021

Greg Berndt Joins CannonDesign as VP and Senior PM for Education and Science + Technology in Boston

We are excited to share Greg Berndt has joined our team as a Vice President and Senior Project Manager for Education with a focus on Science + Technology in our Boston office.

Bringing more than 25 years’ experience to his new role, Greg is a proven project manager that has successfully led new construction and renovation projects for life and health sciences, as well as academic and commercial organizations. He has deep expertise in lab planning, programming and design, and will be an incredible resource to the Science + Technology clients we partner with in New England and beyond.

“Greg’s joining is a home run for our Boston office and firm at large,” said Lynne Deninger, our Boston Office Leader. “He is a thought leader, a proven project manager, and has a track record of incredible work. He bolsters our ability to help academic clients and science and research organizations take on design projects that position them for even brighter futures.”

Throughout his career, Greg has led key projects for notable institutions including Harvard, Yale, University of Vermont, EMD, MassMutual and WS Development. He is also a recognized thought leader, speaking regularly at events like SCUP and Tradeline.

“I’m ecstatic to join CannonDesign and be part of their incredible team and work,” said Greg. “This is one of the most innovative, human-focused organizations on the planet and you feel that immediately. That reality, partnered with their remarkable depth of expertise in science and technology, design, sustainability, the list goes on — there are so many opportunities to help clients and make a difference.”

Greg joins at an exciting time for our firm. Our Boston office is currently leading science projects with IIDEX, Tufts and Jackson Laboratories while nationally our team is working with Johns Hopkins University, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, California Institute of Technology and more.