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Architect

Edward Theodore Saad, Palestinian, American architect. Recipient Honor award, National School Boards Association, 2003. Member American Institute of Architects (corporation member, Honor award New England chapter 1968, Honor award national council religious architecture div. 1970). Club: Rotary (board directors Hamden, president 1972-1973).

Background

Saad, Edward Theodore was born on January 25, 1923 in Jerusalem. Arrived in Palestine, 1947, naturalized, 1954. Son of Theodore and Kafa (Ghandour) Saad.

Education

Bachelor in Architectural Engineering, University Nebraska, 1953.

Career

Project manager Eero Saarinen & Associates, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1955-1965. Partner Harold Roth & Edward Saad, Hamden, Connecticut, 1965-1972. Principal Edward Saad & Associates Architects, Cheshire, since 1973.

Consultant Upjohn Company, North Haven, Connecticut, 1966-1967, Cheshire Academy, The Apostles of Sacred Heart Academy, 1990, Memorial School, Middlefield, Connecticut, 1996, John Lyman School, Middlefield, 1996, Sacred Heart Academy, Hamden, 1996, Village School, A.C.E.S., N. Haven, Connecticut, 1997, St. Peter's Episcopal Church Parish Addition, Cheshire, Connecticut, 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Important architectural works include Mack House, Cheshire, 1966. Surf Club West, Milford, Connecticut, 1967. Trinity Church, Orange, Connecticut, 1967.Northern Branch Young Men’s Christian Association, Hamden, 1968. West Rock Nature Center, New Haven, 1968. Ridge Hill School, Hamden, 1970.Ernsestine Stodelle Dance Studio, Cheshire, 1973. Cheshire Public Library., 1974.Cheshire Academy Place Professional Center, 1976. Connecticut 7-Up Bottling Company Headquarters, Meriden, 1979. R.T. Barba Headquarters Office Building, Greenwich, Connecticut, 1982, Cheshire Academy Girl's Dormitory, 1984, Marshall Fisco Offices and Gymnastic Center, Cheshire, Connecticut, 1985, Dowling Ford Offices and Commercial Complex, Cheshire, 1986, A.C.E.S. Staff Development Center, Hamden, Connecticut, 1987, Church St. School, Hamden, 1987, Circuit-Wise Manufacturing Facilities, Chihuahua, Mexico, 1988, Dunbar Hill School, Hamden, 1995, Sacred Heart Academy, Hamden, 1996, Durham Schools, Middlefield, 1997, Village Special Education School, North Haven, 1998, William Douglas Special Education School, North Bramnord, 1999, St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Cheshire, 2000, Educational Center Arts Magnet School, New Haven, 2000.

Membership

Member American Institute of Architects (corporation member, Honor award New England chapter 1968, Honor award national council religious architecture div. 1970). Club: Rotary (board directors Hamden, president 1972-1973).

Connections

Married Alice Ruth Harms, May 24, 1954. Children: Roxana, Theodore, Lydia, Mark.

father:
Theodore Saad

mother:
Kafa (Ghandour) Saad

spouse:
Alice Ruth Harms

child:
Roxana Saad

child:
Theodore Saad

child:
Lydia Saad

child:
Mark Saad