Jim Malone, AIA joined Cunningham | Quill Architects in 2006 as a Project Designer. He is an open-minded designer with six years of experience working on master plan, multi-family residential, office, and single-family residential projects. Mr. Malone has an eye to the way in which design affects the public realm. His main focus is the design of projects organized around vibrant public spaces and integrated into their context to foster a sense of community and increase social awareness. Mr. Malone has a keen understanding of complicated urban design and urban infill issues, and is aware of the sociological impact that the built environment has in general, including its potential to help society lead more creative, connected, and carefree lives. He is dedicated to increasing awareness of how thoughtfully designed compact development is essential in improving our social well being and solving the current environmental and economic issues.