Jay Silverman has more than 20 years of experience working on a wide variety of project types including housing and mixed-use, retail, government, office, interiors, and single-family residential design in Atlanta and the southeastern United States. He is a Managing Principal with Dwell Design Studio.
Jay has a reputation for quality design of high-rise mixed-use towers and multi-building residential projects, as well as urban infill mixed-use developments, including new construction and the rehabilitation and adaptive use of older buildings. He takes pride in directing all phases of a project from master planning and schematic design through construction and completion, as well as finding creative solutions to complex design challenges associated with mixed-use and urban-infill development.
Jay currently serves as President of the Atlanta Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. He is active in the Urban Land Institute, and as a graduate of the ULI Center for Regional Leadership, has served as co-chair of the Technical Assistance Program Committee and the ULI Atlanta Housing Council.
Jay holds licenses to practice architecture in Tennessee and Georgia. He lives in Dunwoody with his wife and two sons. In his spare time he enjoys running and coaching his sons’ soccer teams.