On Thursday, June 25, Melissa Cantrell, AIA LEED AP and principal for CDH Partners Inc., was sworn in by Governor Nathan Deal to serve on the Georgia Board of Architects and Interior Designers. She begins serving immediately on this board for the state of Georgia.
Cantrell joined CDH as an honor graduate from Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science and Masters of Architecture. She specializes in Education Design and has positively impacted learning environments for thousands of Georgia students. But her service to the community goes beyond the local school system. She has served as an officer for the Woodstock Rotary Club and is an active member of the Georgia Association of Physical Plant Administrators, Council of Educational Facility Planners, Georgia Association of School Facility Administrators, and the United States Green Building Council. She and her husband, Harold, have two children. They reside in Jasper.