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John C. Haas

John C. Haas, American architect. Registered architect Pennsylvania, Ohio, New Jersey, New York, Delaware, West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, Massachusetts, Florida, North Carolina. Recipient Leon R. Kneebone award, Center County United Way, 2004.

Background

  • Haas, John C. was born on November 3, 1934 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of John Clyde and Margaret (Merideth) Haas.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Architecture, Pennsylvania State University, 1958.

    Career

    • Architectural draftsman Arthur E. Tennyson Architects, Pittsburgh, 1959-1962. Architectural designer Diehl and Stein Architects, Princeton, New Jersey, 1962—1963. Staff architect Hankin and Hyres, Trenton, 1963—1967.

      Architect Mahony and Zvosec, Princeton, 1967-1971. Director architectural planning department General Housing Industries, State College, Pennsylvania, 1971-1972. Founder, principal Haas Bldg Solutions, since 1972.

      Secretary, treasurer Pennsylvania Architects Licensure Board, 1998—2002, vice president, 2002—2003. Member advisory board directors PNC Bank of Central Pennsylvania, 1998—2005. President Pennsylvania Architects Licensure Board, 2004, 05.

    Major achievements

    • Registered architect Pennsylvania, Ohio, New Jersey, New York, Delaware, West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, Massachusetts, Florida, North Carolina.

    Works

    • Principal works include Nittany Apartment Housing, The Meadows Clinic, Fraser St. Parking Garage, BCH Office Building, Geisinger Medical Clinic, The Bryce Jordan Convocation Center, Pennsylvania State University (all State College), Beaver Stadium Expansion, Pennsylvania State University, Recreation Center, Lycoming College, Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Campaign cabinet Centre County United Way, 1994-1996, board directors 1998-2008. County chairman United Way Campaign, 1997. Board directors Chamber of Business and Indiana of Centre County, 1996-2003.

    Captain United States Army, 1958-1959. Member American Institute of Architects (president middle Pennsylvania chapter 1986-1987), National Council Architectural Registration Boards, Pennsylvania Society Architects (president 1993), State College Area Chamber of Commerce (president 1990-1991, board directors 1984-1992), Rotary (president 1988-1989, board directors).

    Connections

    • Married Jean Ann Scigliano, June 12, 1958 (deceased April 1986). Married Joyce Conklin, May 9, 1987. Children: Jeffrey, Joel, John, Paige.
    • father: John Clyde Haas
    • mother: Margaret (Merideth) Haas
    • spouses: Jean Ann Scigliano
    • Joyce Conklin
    • children: Jeffrey Haas
    • Joel Haas
    • John Haas
    • Paige Haas
    John C. Haas
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    Born November 3, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1958
      Pennsylvania State University
    • 1959 - 1962
      Architect, ural draftsman Arthur E. Tennyson Architects
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1962 - 1963
      architect, ural designer Diehl and Stein Architects
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    • 1963 - 1967
      staff architect, Hankin and Hyres
      Trenton, Illinois, United States
    • 1967 - 1971
      architect, Mahony and Zvosec
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      director, architectural planning department General Housing Industries
      State College, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1972
      founder

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