James A. Lastovica, AIA

Senior Architect

James (aka Jim) Lastovica, AIA, began at Benchmark Group in 1995 as a draftsman for the Electrical Engineering team. He later began an internship with the Architectural Department working on various retail client teams, including Manhattan Bagel, Steak Escape, Phillips 66, and White House Black Market, among others.

In 2005, Jim was promoted to Program Coordinator on the Sam’s Remodel team, and he now serves as Senior Architect for that same team. Jim completed the A.R.E. and was licensed to practice architecture in 2007. He currently holds licenses in 30 states and Puerto Rico, and he also serves on the Board of Directors at Benchmark Group.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, University of Arkansas

Memberships

Architectural Institute of America (AIA)
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
Colegio de Arquitectos y Arquitectos Paisajistas de Puerto Rico (CAAPR)

Licensed in:

AL – 6962
AR – 4139
AZ – 53083
CA – C-33169
CT – 12204
DC – ARC101741
FL – AR94781
GA – RA013444
HI – 14722
IA – 06452
IN – AR11000165
KS – 6303
LA – 7466
MA – 31599
MD – 16522
ME – ARC3860
MI – 1301059384
MS – 4726
MT – ARC9095
NC – 11904
NH – 3982
NJ – AI01917900
NV – 7098
NY – 034502-1
OH – ARC.1315899
PA – RA405493
PR – 20532
RI – 3936
SC – 8635
TN – 104371
TX – 21335
VT – 003.0080555
WI – 11114-005