Glastonbury, CT – Glenn Gollenberg, AIA, a principal at The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM), was recently appointed to the School Building Projects Advisory Council. As a gubernatorial appointee, he is now a public official of the executive branch. The School Building Projects Advisory Council is tasked with conducting studies, research, and analysis and making recommendations for improvements to building projects. The council has cognizance of matters relating to appropriations and the budgets of state agencies, education, finance, revenue, and bonding.
Gollenberg became a registered architect in 1982 and joined SLAM in 1994. He serves as a member of the board of directors for AIA Connecticut and is a former member for the AIA/CT Building and Performance & Regulations Committee. He is certified under the Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) program for School Project Designers and Owner’s Project Managers. “I am very honored by Governor Malloy’s decision to appoint me to the Advisory Council as an architect active in the construction of school facilities in Connecticut.” says Gollenberg.
Gollenberg’s work in the public education arena covers towns and cities across Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. He is currently engaged in the redesign of Weaver High School, which has just reached completion of design development.
In recent years, he has participated in the High Performance Schools Initiative for the Connecticut Green Building Council and contributed to the discussion on school safety through testimony to the Governor’s Commission on Sandy Hook.