RAYMOND J. BEDNARSKI, AIA LEED AP —
President & CEO
Mr. Bednarski, a firm Principal since 2009, has been with Kideney Architects for 25 years. In his leadership role, Mr. Bednarski oversees all design teams and projects.
Mr. Bednarski has completed projects for both public and private sector clients in the Education, Healthcare, Municipal and Commercial markets. In the K-12 Education market, he has served as principal-in-charge on major pre-referendum and capital projects for some of the region’s largest school districts, including several buildings of an historic nature, requiring special attention to preservation issues.
Mr. Bednarski serves as Chairman of the Erie Community College Architectural Technology Advisory Board, is a board member of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western New York, and is an active alumnus of the UB Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership.
JOSEPH J. LENAHAN, AIA, LEED AP — Principal
Mr. Lenahan has over 30 years of experience as a Project Architect and Project Manager. He is respected by his clients for his ability to translate their needs into creative design solutions that both achieve project objectives and maintain the integrity of their original vision.
His portfolio of work includes numerous projects for colleges and universities throughout New York State, municipal and commercial facilities, and many historic preservation assignments, including restoration of Shea’s Performing Arts Center, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. He is currently Principal-in-Charge of design for the new Conventus Medical Office Building for Ciminelli Real Estate.
ANTHONY E. GORSKI, AIA, CSI — Principal
Mr. Gorski is one of the firm’s most seasoned Project Manager and Project Architects. With over 27 years of experience, 23 of which have been with Kideney, his primary focus has been educational, municipal and correctional work.
His extensive knowledge of state codes, policies and procedures has resulted in multiple term contracts commissioned by the New York State Office of General Services, many of which ran concurrently and involved multiple assignments at one facility. He has overseen major renovation and new construction projects for both minimum and maximum-security correctional facilities.
TIMOTHY E. KUPINSKI, AIA, NCARB — Principal
Mr. Kupinski is a principal at Kideney Architects with over 20 years of experience in architectural design, project management, programming, building and site design, and space planning. He places a strong emphasis on identifying and incorporating clients’ needs into the design process from inception through to project delivery.
His extensive portfolio crosses multiple market sectors ranging from healthcare and education to residential and commercial, and encompasses projects of varying size, including those requiring comprehensive review, installation and upgrades to MEP systems. Currently he is Principal-in-Charge of multiple projects for Roswell Park Cancer Institute, rehabilitation of the Planing Mill Lofts, and design of tenant space for UBMD within the new Conventus Medical Office Building.