The exterior of large modern building in the evening.
Michael Jacobs, AIA, CID, LEED AP is president of Omni Architects. In 1986, Michael was invited to teach design studios as a part-time adjunct professor. His relationship with the program has continued to the present. His awards and distinctions in the College include being awarded the UK College of Architecture's Distinguished Service Award in 1988; the first Silver Medal of Distinction for Teaching and Design by the UK chapter of the national honor society Tau Sigma Delta in 1991; the School of Architecture’s distinguished Teacher’s award in 2010; co-recipient of the University of Kentucky President’s 2010 Commonwealth Collaborative Scholarship for his research work with the HBEER Studio; the AIA KY Endowed Professorship from 2010 through 2013, and the College of Architecture’s Faculty Excellence Award for Service in 2014.