Entries by Schmidt Associates

Schmidt Associates Achieves WBE Certification, Pledges Empowering Design and Diverse Perspectives

Schmidt Associates, a regional leader in the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry, proudly announces its designation as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Indiana Department of Administration’s Division of Supplier Diversity. This significant achievement underscores the firm’s commitment to enhancing design excellence and client service through diverse perspectives, reflecting the vibrant and varied […]

Serving Through Sustainability and Education: A Conversation with Aster Bekele

In Indianapolis, a remarkable initiative has been transforming the lives of inner-city youth through the nurturing touch of urban farming and environmental stewardship. Leading this transformative initiative is Felege Hiywot Center Founder and Executive Director Aster Bekele who is a symbol of hope and growth for the community. Under Aster’s visionary leadership, the center has […]

Setting Dreams into Motion in 2023: Completed Projects and What Our Clients Said

Looking back on 2023, it’s clear that Schmidt Associates stood at the forefront of design innovation and client satisfaction. In a year marked by substantial growth and creative challenges, the team completed over 400 projects, each embodying a commitment to turning clients’ visions into functional and inspiring spaces. Read on to learn more about some […]

Celebrating Accomplishments: How the Schmidt Associates Team Reaped Success in 2023

“Great things in business are never done by one person; they’re done by a team of people.” -Steve Jobs Every day at Schmidt Associates, we are reminded of Jobs’ words. We understand that success is built on the foundation of outstanding teams. Thinking about 2023, we’re filled with pride over the incredible accomplishments of our […]

Education Redefined: A Conversation with Dr. Nikki Woodson

Since May 2011, Dr. Nikki Woodson has served as superintendent for the Metropolitan School District of Washington Township. Overseeing a diverse student body of over 12,000 and nearly 1,600 staff, she leads a comprehensive K-12 public system with a  mission to foster equitable, affirming, and responsive education. As Marion County’s first African American female superintendent […]

Charting The Course: A Stellar Year in Review

Oh, what a year 2023 has been for Schmidt Associates! This year, the firm celebrated an impressive array of achievements, highlighting a commitment to excellence and rising prominence in the AEC industry. Read on to learn about one epic year for the books. A Year of Prestigious Awards Throughout the year, Schmidt Associates received a […]

Bringing People, Neighborhoods, and Businesses Together: A Look Inside Midtown Indy with Michael McKillip

As a 501c3 organization, Midtown Indy exists to cultivate an equitable, healthy, and sustainable community in which stakeholders of all races, incomes, and ethnicities have access to the resources that they need to thrive. Its efforts are made possible through philanthropic support of area businesses, institutions, charitable foundations, and individual stakeholders. Some of Midtown Indy’s […]