Matt Latchford, PE, IALD, MIES, LC, LEED AP BD+C


Matt leads our design efforts in the mid-Atlantic region from Pittsburgh, PA. His design work has been recognized with multiple IES awards, and his superior technical knowledge, with specialties in lighting controls systems and daylighting, has been his hallmark in recent work focusing on international sustainable design. He is very active in extracurricular industry work, developing future code language, and teaching. Matt is also a TAG member for the LEED IEQ section.

Selected Projects


The Pennsylvania State University
Master of Architectural Engineering

The Pennsylvania State University
Bachelor of Architectural Engineering in Lighting


Lam Partners, Cambridge, MA, 2006-Present
Lighting Designer

MCLA, Inc., Washington, D.C., 2004-2006
Lighting Designer

Brinjac Engineering, Inc., Harrisburg, PA, 2003-2004
Lighting / Electrical Engineer

MCLA, Inc., Washington, D.C., 2002
Lighting Design Intern

Glumac International Consulting Engineers, Portland, OR, 2001
Lighting / Electrical Intern

Tilden, Lobnitz, Cooper Consulting Engineers, Orlando, FL, 2000
Lighting / Electrical Intern


2006 IES Paul Waterbury Illumination Design Award: Tivoli
2010 IES Award of Merit: 300 New Jersey Ave.
2013 IES Award of Merit: Esker
2014 IES Award of Merit: Sherman


VCU Guest Lecturer, 2012, 2013
UVA Guest Lecturer, 2013, 2014
AIA NC 2011 Design Conference: Transform, Speaker, 2011
DesignDC, Speaker, 2011
Boston Architectural College, Instructor, Spring 2008
BAC Thesis Committee Advisor, 2007-2010
Corcoran College of Art and Design, Guest Lecturer, Spring 2006