Cleveland Adams

Cleveland Adams, AIA

Principal Architect

As Principal Architect at Heritage Architecture, Mr. Adams is in charge of design, team management, and Client coordination. Over his 30 year career in architecture, he has been instrumental in successfully delivering exceptional design in the sectors of cultural, institutional, and educational architecture.  He is a firm believer in the power of design to enhance quality of life.  To achieve this, he has developed a design methodology based on understanding and analyzing the Client’s goals and program, clearly communicating with the design team and Client, and sharing his enthusiasm for achieving creative solutions.  His skills at listening allow him to assist his Clients in developing their goals and this allows him to communicate a clear vision for executing his designs with the larger team of consultants. His process has resulted in successful designs that are not only cherished but are affordable, functional, and durable. Creativity is a passion of Mr. Adams’.  As advancements in technologies snowball, he has become an advocate for embracing technology as a creative tool.