Mr. Rollins is a leader in the institutional segment of the practice, focusing on university projects, independent schools and communities of faith, with an additional emphasis on historic preservation and adaptive reuse. He combines a detailed and creative approach to solving complex programming and design problems with expertise in building technology and the construction process. Seven of his projects have been recognized with awards for achievement in historic preservation.
Jon served two terms on the Board of Trustees for Preservation Dallas, and is a frequent contributor to Texas Architect magazine. Before joining GFF in 1994, he worked with Payette Associates and Margolis & Fishman, Inc. in Boston. Mr. Rollins holds an AB from Princeton University, and a Masters in Architecture from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He has been a design instructor at the Boston Architectural Center, and a design critic at the Rhode Island School of Design and the Harvard GSD.