About the Architect: AAron Ackerman, Bowers+Kubota

Bringing 15 1/2 years of experience to Bowers + Kubota, Mr. Ackerman received his Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Design with a special emphasis in Architecture from the University of Colorado at Boulder. As Sustainability Facilitator at B+K, Mr. Ackerman is a crucial team leader in the firm’s coordinated approach to environmental stewardship, and is the lead on the majority of projects seeking U.S.G.B.C. LEED Certification and/or the Living Building Challenge.

Mr. Ackerman navigates projects from a multi-disciplinary approach striving to identify and choreograph equilibrium between economic, environmental and social priorities. Mr. Ackerman has made it his responsibility to identify creative and sound opportunities to work within the budget to accommodate the project’s sustainability goals while maintaining functionality and efficiency within the built environment.  

Reverence to place will always guide and inspire the architecture Ackerman creates.  Driven by innovation and utilizing his past experience as a carpenter, he is currently pursuing certification of his own residence through the International Living Future Institute’s Living Building Challenge Certification Program, recognized industry wide as the most progressive green building program in the world.

Over the past 15 1/2 years, Bowers+Kubota has helped mentor and sculpt Ackerman to be the Architect he is today, sending him to the most progressive green building conferences in the World where Aaron could expand his professional resources and network while being exposed to the most cutting-edge green buildings, technologies and products on the globe.  


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Bowers + Kubota is an Employee-Owned Kama‘aina architectural/engineering firm based in Hawai’i, specializing in architecture, construction management, program management and project development from preliminary analysis and planning through complete design.  B+K serves a  variety of clientele throughout the major Hawaiian islands.

Since its establishment in 1980, B+K has completed numerous projects of a wide variety of scale and complexity throughout Hawai’i and the Pacific Rim. B+K has received numerous honors and awards for work, including the prestigious ‘Oihana Maika’i award from the Hawai’i State Award of Excellence program, which is based on the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality core principles.

Bowers + Kubota's vision is "to be the premier Architectural/Engineering consulting firm in every market we serve in the eyes of our employees, clients, and community. We will provide quality, value and the highest level of service, while leading the way with innovative and sustainable solutions."

Our goal is to provide the BEST VALUE to our clients by promoting our philosophy of a “TEAM – Together Everyone Achieves More,” approach. We view ourselves as an extension of our clients and place great emphasis on how to best anticipate their needs and remain PROACTIVE throughout the duration of a project. You can see the results of that dedication and know-how in our Portfolio of Construction Projects in Hawaii & the Pacific Rim.

Our Team of architects and engineers is dedicated to providing new and innovative techniques for our clients that result in successful and award winning projects. Our goal is to ensure the final product meets and/or exceeds the users’ current and future requirements.


More information about the firm can be found at www.bowersandkubota.com