Bertin Radifera joined Hickok Cole Architects in the Spring of 2015 as a Senior Associate. He has over 25 years of experience in the architecture and interior design field for projects in the United States, Europe and Africa. His experience includes commercial office buildings, churches, educational facilities, high-end residential, affordable housing and interior design for corporate and non-profit organizations as well as law firms. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and registered in Washington, DC and plays in integral role in defining the culture of Hickok Cole project management.
Bertin graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture and Building Sciences. Prior to Hickok Cole, he worked at Kerns Group Architects and SKB Architecture both in Washington, DC. While always being involved in the design process at these firms, Bertin focused to hone his skills as a project manager to help improve the relationship and communication between the client, the design team and consultants. After a combined 15 years with these firms, Bertin founded his own practice, Radifera Design Group, LLC which he ran for 14 years specializing in residential and light commercial projects.
In his free time, Bertin treats his wife, 3 daughters, extended family and friends to his culinary creations and tries to serenade them with his musical compositions. He also enjoys his weekly release on the volleyball courts.