ACI Boland Architects announces Will Chmylak has joined firm as Associate Principal
KANSAS CITY, Missouri – ACI Boland Architects is pleased to announce Will Chmylak has recently joined their firm as Associate Principal. Chmylak comes to ACI Boland with a range of architectural experience in healthcare, science and technology, and sport facilities. Although his expertise spans many market sectors, Chmylak’s primary responsibilities at ACI Boland will be in working with the HEAL Studio leading healthcare projects and initiatives.
Chmylak holds a bachelor’s degree in architecture from Texas Tech University and has over 20 years of experience in the profession. “My goal is always to understand my client’s problems and provide them solutions that exceed their expectations,” says Chmylak, who primarily serves as a project manager and space planner. “Will is a great fit culturally and comes to us with a wonderful depth and breadth of experience,” said ACI Boland President Vic Mosby. “We are really excited for the opportunity to weave his expertise into the fabric of our firm.”
Get to know Will:
Will Chmylak, AIA, LEED AP, BD+C, NCARB
Registered Architect | KS, TX, AR
Education: Bachelor of Architecture, Texas Tech University
What made you want to be an architect?
“I love design and construction – I have known since I asked my Mom at the age of 8, ‘What can I do that involves building things?’ She said, ‘Be an architect.”’
Who inspires you?
“Steve Jobs, Walt Disney, Tim Brown (IDEO).”
What are your hobbies outside of work?
“I love coaching my kids in baseball and attending sporting events – especially various levels of baseball (minor and major), golf, and working on my house.”
What’s the best career advice you’ve ever received?
“Take care of the people around you. Always show gratitude and appreciate their support.”
What’s something on your bucket list you have completed?
“Visited and played on the Field of Dreams movie set baseball field.”
How are you involved in the community? Are you passionate about any organizations/charities?
“I serve on the executive Board for AIA Kansas working to be a better advocate for architects.”
Real talk…who has the best BBQ?
Royals or Cardinals?