Tom Tooley, AIA

Senior Vice President

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Grand Rapids

As an architect, Tom is passionate about understanding how each client works best and translating their vision into inspirational, high-performing spaces that enhance their business. Throughout his career of more than 30 years, he has refined his ability to strike a meaningful balance between visual impact and functionality for clients across the corporate, hospitality, healthcare, educational, R+D, and industrial sectors.  

Tom joined Concept Design in 2012 and has served as an integral member of the leadership team. Following Ghafari’s acquisition of Concept Design in 2018, he continues to provide design leadership as senior vice president. In this role, he is responsible for managing projects, mentoring junior team members, maintaining client partnerships, and pursuing new corporate, commercial, and mixed-use opportunities.   

Tom holds a Master of Architecture and a Bachelor of Science in architecture, both from Lawrence Technological University. He is a longtime member of the American Institute of Architects.