Robert A. McConnell, AIA


As president of EwingCole, Bob oversees business and operational activities. He helps establish and implement the national growth, culture, and innovation strategies that are transforming EwingCole into a leading design firm and creating the firm’s next generation of leaders.


Bob also works on many of the firm’s large-scale projects. He directs the earliest phases of design work, shaping and guiding projects through the critical design decisions as they relate to program, site and owner input. Bob enjoys working collaboratively with clients and other design professionals to find inventive solutions that address the complex needs of a project.


Before being elected President, Bob was EwingCole’s Director of Architecture focusing on project quality, design excellence, and staff development. Bob holds a Bachelor of Architecture from the New York Institute of Technology, a Master of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Master of City Planning from the University of Pennsylvania.