Career opportunities at WJW! We are seeking a motivated, mission-driven, and technically savvy architecture licensure candidate with 1-3 years of experience to join our team. The position requires: Participation in collaborative design process BIM modeling experience in ArchiCad (preferred) or Revit Creation of renderings, walk-throughs, and other presentation materials Development of elevations, sections, details, and schedules Familiarity…Details
Presented by SAGE (Society for the Advancement of Gerontological Environments), this award provides a full Environments for Aging Conference experience to a first-time attendee with no more than five years’ experience in the senior-living industry.
WJW recently celebrated a successful 2019, raising a glass to the many professional and personal accomplishments of the year at our annual holiday party.
Thank you to all who helped make this year a great one, and we look forward to a healthy and prosperous 2020!
Todd and Heidi attended the Affordable Assisted Living Coalition (AALC) annual conference on October 23. The reception provided an opportunity for attendees to “roast” retiring long-time Executive Director Wayne Smallwood. Wayne and the AALC have for years championed the affordable assisted living industry in Springfield and in Washington, DC, and provided training and mentoring for…Details
Parahita joined WJW in fall of 2019. Previously, she worked for an architecture firm in the Chicagoland area managing fast-paced corporate retail interior projects located in multiple states, as well as workplace renovation projects of a corporate office. Prior to her time in the commercial sector, Parahita worked at a Chicago-based architecture firm working on…Details
Todd recently participated in the 10-year anniversary celebration for Greenview Place Supportive Living Facility, with festivities for residents and speeches by dignitaries including Congressman Mike Quigley. The 107-unit community in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood looks as good as new! Designed with intergenerational connections to the adjacent church and school, and linking a neighborhood of single-family homes…Details
WJW’s design for St. Clara’s Rehab and Senior Care skilled nursing facility was featured in Environments for Aging magazine’s 2019 Design Showcase! Some of the jurors’ comments are noted below: “Excellent process and documentation – stakeholder-created goals make for a strong vision, which is evident in the end product.” “This is a great project! It may…Details
WJW staff recently visited Hope Manor Apartments to host a Harvest Celebration potluck dinner to socialize and check in about how the garden can continue to be used and enjoyed by residents into the following year. Organized by WJW Garden Club members Jane, Liezel, Jacquie, Maggie and Connor, the feast included a variety of homemade dishes brought to share. WJW is proud of our ongoing…Details
Todd, Elizabeth, Diane, Albert, Liezel, John, Jacquie, and Connor recently attended the 11th Annual Volunteers of America Illinois Leadership Luncheon on behalf of WJW, a proud sponsor of the event. VOA Illinois is one of the oldest affiliates of Volunteers of America, one of the largest providers of affordable housing in the country with an…Details