Tom Ciesielski

Tom Ciesielski

Chicago, IL, US



Collaborative and accomplished project manager, project designer and senior licensed architect with highly developed skills in preparation and review of contracts for specialized design services, leading standards and building code compliance initiatives, and managing architectural design, building code compliance projects and technical architectural project delivery teams.

Experienced ADA regulations and national and local accessibility codes architectural consultant.



T.U. Ciesielski Architects Ltd., Chicago, IL, US, Principal

Apr 2002 - current

KMA LLC, Newton, MA, US, Senior Associate

Responsible for accessibility plan reviews and building audits verifying compliance with the ADA Standards, Fair Housing Act, and International Building Code.

Jan 2020 - Nov 2020

International Code Council, Country Club Hills IL, Senior Staff Architect

Technical writer and plan reviewer, building code expert (IBC)

Apr 2019 - Dec 2019

JPMorgan Chase & Co., Chicago, IL, US, RE Sr. Design Manager, Contract & Code Compliance Architect

Contract and Code Compliance Architect. Member of National Prototype Team. ADA compliance expert on the Chase real estate team.

Jun 2011 - Dec 2013


University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 1983 - Jun 1988

Areas of Specialization