John Ochoa, ARCH ’78

John Ochoa, CEO of FGM Architects, Inc. awarded the 2019 AIA - Illinois Gold Medal Award!

The American Institute of Architects - Illinois awarded John Ochoa, CEO of FGM Architects, Inc. the 2019 Gold Medal Award in this year's Honor Awards program. The Gold Medal Award is the highest honor for outstanding lifetime service by an AIA member. John has led FGM on a path of growth and improvement since becoming President in 1999. He has also contributed to the profession through leadership in the AIA, his alma mater, the University of Illinois at Chicago, the Society of Military Engineers, and the University of Illinois Alumni Alliance.