Robert W. Gehrman, AIA
Senior Principal

An accomplished, hands-on architect with a background in a wide variety of building typologies, Bob joined BCT in 1996. In addition to acting as Principal-in-Charge for numerous multi-faceted projects, Bob is also responsible for overseeing the operations of the firm, and fostering collaboration among staff, consultants, and clients.

Bob has taught as an adjunct faculty member at the Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, in the Masters of Real Estate Degree Program, and is a member of the Friends of Architecture advisory board at Morgan State University. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), US Green Building Council (USGBC), The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), International Code Council (ICC) and Urban Land Institute (ULI). He is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB). Prior to joining BCT, Bob worked at a variety of architecture firms around the country, gaining experience and insight into large and small firms and various building types.

Bob graduated from the University of Texas and has been a registered Architect since 1998. He completed the Greater Baltimore Committee's elite Leadership Program in 2012 and the Leadership Maryland program in 2014. He serves on the board of the Gutierrez Memorial Fund and volunteers for several organizations, including Thread.

"Contextualization is key to the success of a project. We don't just design buildings, we also design the spaces in between and around the buildings."