Associated with the firm network

Naramore, Bain, Brady, and Johanson, (NBBJ)

Professional History


Architect, Naramore, Bain, Brady and Johanson (NBBJ), Seattle, WA, c. 2007;

Principal, NBBJ, Seattle, WA, c. 2014. In 2018, Savo also served as "...the lead architect in NBBJ’s commercial and corporate practice." (See, "John Savo," accessed 10/10/2018.)

Part-time Instructor, Boston Architectural Center, Boston, MA; Adjunct Professor, University of Washington, Seattle (UW), Seattle, WA.

Chair, City of Seattle, Seattle University Major Institutions Master Plan Citizens Advisory Committee, 2008;


Member, Board of Directors, Leadership Tomorrow, Seattle, WA, c. 2014; Member, South Lake Union Community Council, Seattle, WA, c. 2014. President, South Lake Union Chamber of Commerce, Seattle, WA, 2012. Savo represented NBBJ at the Green Leaders Summit, Sydney, Australia, 09/09/2013, presenting NBBJ's work on towers designed for According to the firm's web site: "John Savo will present NBBJ’s recent work for and join panel discussions at the Green Leaders Summit, kicking off in Sydney on September 9th. The conference brings together influential sustainability leaders-– from the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT), IBM’s Smarter Cities Initiative, and Brookfield Johnson Controls among others – for thought-provoking days of exchange and solution collaboration." (See "News, Aug. 9, 2013, John Savo to Join Sustainability Discussion in Australia,Accessed 10/02/2014.)

PCAD id: 4501