Vaivoda Joins Wilson Butler

Paul Vaivoda

Paul Vaivoda

Boston – Paul Vaivoda, AIA, LEED AP, has joined Boston-based Wilson Butler Architects as a senior associate. He brings extensive experience in the planning and design of campus projects for academic institutions throughout the United States, including award-winning work designing student life projects.

Vaivoda will provide planning, design, and project leadership for academic clients and work with the firm’s directors and associates to expand client relations in higher education.

Prior to joining Wilson Butler Architects, Vaivoda directed the education studio for King + King Architects in Syracuse, N.Y.


“Paul’s creativity and understanding of the client perspective is an ideal match for our firm and design approach,” said A. Scott Butler, AIA, director at Wilson Butler Architects. “The combination of his student life experience and our foundation in arts and entertainment provides novel opportunities for higher education clients. I also happen to know from his spirited approach that we’ll have a lot of fun working together.”

At King & King Architects Vaivoda,s clients included Syracuse University, Colgate University, Skidmore College, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, and multiple campuses within the State University of New York (SUNY) system.

He is a registered architect, a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), a LEED Accredited Professional, and a member of the Society of College and University Planning (SCUP).