Alan Cobb, FAIA has a passion for architecture, both professionally and personally. This passion, combined with a distinct blend of leadership and vision, provides Kahn with continued success in the development of design excellence and client satisfaction, and has earned the firm numerous project awards and recognitions.
Dedicated to creating sustainable facilities and environments, he believes in producing healthful, productive, and efficient environments in which to live, work, and play.
In his role at Kahn, Alan has helped reposition the 120-year-old firm with the primary goal of creating sustainable environments. His business and design philosophies have pushed for environmentally sensitive design considerations that preserve our country’s historic and iconic structures while also making the world a greener place. Adaptive re-use, historic preservation, introduction of natural lighting, proper solar orientation, adoption of alternative energy sources and reclamation of brownfield sites are a few of his professional passions. His design leadership has guided Kahn to more than 50 design awards, including three AIA National Honor Awards.