Michael R. Schnoering, FAIA is a Partner with Mills + Schnoering Architects, LLC, a full service architectural firm with broad experience in the planning and design of new buildings and historic preservation. He manages the firm's theater projects. In his work with historic theatres, he is particularly focused on project planning; budgeting and fundraising; program development; site design; and project scheduling. He is also interested in engaging with owners and managers of mid-century Modern theatres to help them understand and enhance their newly historic buildings, and he specializes in identifying and designing integrated solutions to accessibility challenges.
Mr. Schnoering holds a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and is a Registered Architect in 15 states and the District of Columbia. He serves on the Board of Directors of the League of Historic American Theatres, the New Jersey Theatre Alliance, and the Cultural Access Network (CAN) of New Jersey. He is the author of numerous articles on the process of theater planning and is a consistent presenter at LHAT and CAN events.