Jeff joined CM KLING + ASSOCIATES in the summer of 2020. He is a designer with 13+ years of experience with a knack for sustainable design building practices utilizing new technologies. Before designing architectural lighting and spaces, Jeff began his career in theatrical lighting where the experience has greatly informed his design process. His lighting design and project management portfolio includes commercial high-rise offices, residential, hospitality, educational facilities, and other specialized spaces.
While in New York City, he worked for Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design where he managed multiple high-priority projects. He is also an educator at the New York School for Interior Design where he has taught courses in studio-based lighting design for the BFA, MFA, and MPS programs.
He has served on the Board of Managers for the NYC section of the Illuminating Engineering Society, as well as the section’s co-chair for the Education Committee. In 2018 Jeff was featured twice in Lighting Design Magazine’s 40under40 on the international and North American list.