Michael Berger

Michael Berger


Associate Principal

“The best architecture is humble, unpretentious, and in service to its role in building human connections. Humanity’s best qualities are upheld and nurtured in spaces that are designed with honesty and integrity.”

Michael’s driving motivation is to continually improve the student and teacher experience through his work designing and planning functional, inspirational, and resilient educational environments. An emerging leader at Perkins Eastman, Michael has assumed increasing responsibilities through nearly 20 years of experience, including leading the design of high-profile projects, serving as a mentor, and leveraging his expertise and connections to secure new work. While Michael’s main focus is the design of educational facilities, he is passionate about architecture, design, and planning in general, and has lent his talents to the design of mixed-use and multi-family residential projects in addition to K-12 work.

Our Perkins Eastman

Michael champions and fosters a collaborative design culture—one that exists holistically—from the smallest scale, amongst individuals and project teams, to the global scale, across studios and the entire


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  • +1 (203) 251-7496
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  • Education

  • University of Hartford, B.S.
  • Associations

  • American Institute of Architects