Senior Principal

Master of Architecture, Harvard Graduate School of Design

BA in Architecture, University of Pennsylvania

Michael E. Hickok, FAIA is the founding principal of Hickok Cole. He has over 30 years of design and management experience and has led projects ranging from 200-acre suburban master plans to highly complex multi-building urban sites to large-scale corporate headquarters. Mike is widely recognized for his knowledge of the commercial real estate market and experience working with local District approval agencies.

Mike has served as President and member of AIA DC’s Board of Directors, and remains an active leader in the local architecture community. As a longtime advocate of Washington Project for the Arts (WPA), Mike serves on WPA’s Board of Directors and supports the organization through an annual Art Night event hosted by his firm.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Architecture from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, where he is an emeritus member of the Alumni Council and founding member of the school’s Industry Advisors Group.