Audie Bates Named Architect of the Year

the jdi group, Inc. is pleased to announce that Audie Bates, AIA, LEED AP, has been named Architect of the Year by the American Institute of Architect’s Toledo Chapter. The award is designed to honor those in the Northwest Ohio architecture practice for their outstanding accomplishments.

Audie joined the jdi group, Inc. in 2016, bringing with him over 30 years of experience. He has been instrumental in the design of many projects throughout Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan, including the Huntington Center, during which he served as Project Manager; the Africa! Exhibit at The Toledo Zoo; Hospice of Lenawee in Adrian, Michigan; and numerous branches of Monroe Bank & Trust. Audie has been a great mentor to many younger architects and students, and has been involved in numerous community organizations. To read more about his achievements, see page 11 at the following link