Tim Nichols, AIA, LEED has studied and practiced architecture in Atlanta, Albuquerque, Chicago, Starkville and New York City. After undergraduate school at Mississippi State University, Tim worked for AIA Gold medal winner Antoine Predock. In 2000, Tim earned a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University in New York City. He has designed restaurants in Atlanta, high-rises in Chicago, and most recently, from 2000-2007, he was Design Director of Interiors with HOK, one of the largest design firms in the world. While there he led the design of award-winning Institutional and Corporate projects around the world. Currently, Tim is working on projects, at his studio - NOArchitecture in Atlanta and is an Assistant Professor at the Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design at Georgia State University where he teaches design and theory in Interior Design.