Staff Promotions

August 16, 2017 03:07 PM

For Immediate Release

Washington, DC (August 2017) KCCT is pleased to announce the promotions, certifications and new hires of the following staff members:

Daniel Lavoie, RA
Helen Negussie, RA
Yamen Hama


Daniel Lavoie, RA has been named Senior Architect. Dan has been with KCCT for more than 15 years, and has experience in all aspects of architectural practice. His experince includes managing multiple complex projects simultaneously both in and out of the U.S. While at KCCT, Dan has worked on regional projects as well as projects in Afghanistan, Colombia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, and Morocco.

Helen Negussie, RA, LEED AP BD C was recently promoted to a Senior Architect. Helen is a Senior Designer with over 14 year of experience and has been with KCCT for over 6 years. During this time she has worked on both domestic and international projects. Helen has served as a Project Architect on a wide range of projects at KCCT including Potomac Hill Campus Planning and Adaptive Reuse in Washington, DC where she has been instrumental in the renovation of 4 buildings.


Yamen Hama has earned the title of Designer. Yamen has been with KCCT for more than 4 years as a part of the international design studio, working on projects that span the globe. Yamen has been instrumental in the development and progression of the companies culture and community involvement, including leading events like CANstruction and winning the Haute Couture award at the 2016 Cosmo Couture.

Firm History

Washington DC based KCCT is a multi-disciplinary design firm focused on planning, architecture, and interior design in urban environments. The firm’s unique practice features a regional portfolio of prominent new development, renovations and infrastructure in Washington’s Federal Core, and an international component including fourteen new US Diplomatic facilities and worldwide projects in more than 160 cities.

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