James A. Lastovica, AIA

Senior Architect •

Jim is a licensed Architect and holds a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Arkansas. Joining Benchmark Group in 1995, he has held several positions during his tenure including his current role as Senior Architect and serving on the Board of Directors at Benchmark Group. Jim currently holds licenses in 31 states and Puerto Rico.

Jim has a vast array of experience including convenience stores, financial institutions, food service, fuel stations, military, retail, and shopping centers. Jim’s attention to quality assurance and excellent working relationship with each of his Clients make him a valued team member and a superb mentor. When he’s not coordinating teams from multiple disciplines or overseeing the creation of construction documents, he is training new hires and touching base with Clients.

Licensed In:

AL 6962

AR 4139

AZ 53083

CA C-33169

CT 12204

DC ARC101741

FL AR94781

GA RA013444

HI 14722

IA 06452

IN AR1000165

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


Bachelor of Architecture,

University of Arkansas


The American Institute of Architects (AIA)

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)

Colegio de Arquitectos y Arquitectos Paisajistas de Puerto Rico (CAAPR)