Benjamin Gregory has been named principal at WER Architects of Little Rock, the firm announced.
Gregory joined WER in 2018 after relocating from Philadelphia to Arkansas. The company said he "quickly become an integral part of the leadership team," managing both large and small projects as a project architect and associate.
"He is an extremely talented designer and project manager," CEO David Sargent said in a news release.
In addition to Gregory and Benjamin, the company's principals are: Russell Fason; John Greer; John Langham; Lauren Dickey; Mason Ellis; Jerome Sorensen; Matthew Swaim and James Swann.
The company also announced the promotion of three employees:
- Aaron Sanderson was promoted to senior associate
- Sam McGuire was promoted to associate
- Betsy Offutt was promoted to associate
“Aaron has been central member of the WER team since joining in 2016 – from leading projects to mentoring younger staff – we are thrilled to have him move into a Senior Associate role,” Sargent said. “At the same time, having Sam and Betsy both become Associates, is very exciting. We are looking forward to all three brining that continued energy, passion and creativity to the office and their work on a daily basis.”