Nick Van Berlo


Nick's passion for architecture stems from the belief that through creativity we can turn the impossible into the possible, shaping the world that we live in today.
Nick van Berlo

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Professional Experience

AMDG Architects, Incorporated
Grand Rapids, Michigan
May 2017-Present – Project Designer

NM Designs
Harbor Springs, Michigan
June 2015-Present – Freelance Designer

Freshwater Charch
Charlevoix, Michigan
June 2015-June 2017 – Architectural Designer

Water’s Edge Builders Inc.
Harbor Springs, Michigan
June 2008-August 2016 – Construction and Carpentry


Kendall College of Art and Design
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Master of Architecture
May 2018

Ferris State University
Big Rapids, Michigan
Bachelor of Science in Architecture & Sustainability
Minor in facility Management
May 2016

Ferris State University
Big Rapids, Michigan
Associates of Architectural Technology
May 2014

North Central Michigan College
Associates of Arts and Sciences
May 2011

Registrations, Certifications, Awards, Distinctions

Registered Architect – State of Michigan
Award – Academic Service Learning – 2016
Dean’s List – Ferris State University – 2014
Member – AIAS – Ferris State University – KCAD – 2011-2017
7th Place in MITES, Physical Modeling & Design – 2008

Fun Fact!

Nick’s love of the built environment began when he helped build his grandparents’ house when he was 8.