Greg Maxwell

Greg Maxwell

Chicago, IL, US



Greg Maxwell is an architect with five years of experience in the architecture and preservation fields. He studied architecture at the New Jersey Institute of Technology and graduated with a Bachelor of Architecture degree in 2015. While there, he studied in Barcelona, Rome, and Siena, and developed a great appreciation for the diversity of architecture and layers of history in cities. He practiced as an architect in training in New Jersey; he worked on a variety of commercial and high-end residential projects.

In 2019, Mr. Maxwell began attending the University of Pennsylvania Weitzman School of Design and he completed his Master of Science in Historic Preservation degree with honors in 2021. His concentration during his time at Penn was preservation design and he supplemented his academic work as a Research Fellow at the Center for Architectural Conservation. There, he gained experience working at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin and at several National Park Service sites including Fort Union National Monument, Pecos National Historical Park, Tuzigoot National Monument, and Catoctin Mountain Park. He presented some of his graduate research at the annual conference for the American Institute for Conservation (AIC) in May 2022. He was named a John G. Thorpe Fellow in 2022 by the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy.

Mr. Maxwell is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and he holds his National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) Certificate. He is a member of the Association for Preservation Technology (APT), the Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy and DOCOMOMO.



Harboe Architects, PC, Chicago, IL, US, Architect

Jan 2022 - current

Center for Architectural Conservation, Philadelphia, PA, US, Research Fellow

Sep 2019 - Dec 2021

PennPraxis, Philadelphia, PA, US, Graduate Assistant

Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

Jim O'Brien Architecture & Interiors, Morristown, NJ, US, Architect | Project Manager

Jul 2015 - Jul 2019

Orestes Valella, AIA, West New York, NJ, US, Architectural Intern

Apr 2014 - Jul 2015

Windigo Architecture & Design, Morristown, NJ, US, Architectural Intern

Jan 2009 - Aug 2010


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, Masters, Historic Preservation

Faculty Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement
Stuart Weitzman Fellowship Recipient
Preservation Design Concentration

Aug 2019 - May 2021

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, US, BArch, Architecture

Rome/Siena Studio 2013 Study Abroad
Barcelona Studio 2011 Study Abroad

Aug 2010 - May 2015



The Faculty Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, Award

Recognizes the graduating MSHP student who has most consistently performed at the highest levels of academic achievement as reflected by the faculty’s recognition of excellence in the student’s completed work.


NJIT Dean's List, Other


Town of Madison Academic Scholarship, Award


The Wallenberg Foundation of NJ, Other

The Wallenberg Honors Finalist 2006


Areas of Specialization