Thomas Baglivo, AIA


Thomas Baglivo founded Baglivo Associates in November 2008. With over 28 years of experience in the Mid Atlantic region providing professional architectural design services for clients which manage, maintain, and plan for commercial, industrial, and residential types of buildings. Thomas has been appointed by GSA’s Commissioner of Public Buildings to serve on its National Register of Peer Professionals for the Design Excellence Program for a 2 year term. Thomas Baglivo is currently a registered architectural professional in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Massachusetts & Maryland with registrations pending in North Carolina, DC & Washington State.

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Karen DellaPortas

Interior Designer

Karen holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from Drexel University and is an active professional. With over 15 years of experience, she is fully knowledgeable in all phases of design and construction project implementation including: survey, preliminary planning, design development, initial budget studies and tracking, preparation and presentation of preliminary budgets to financial committees, bid evaluation procedures and comparisons, vetting of contractors, FF&E, and construction administration.  Emphasizing on commercial design, she has completed spaces from typical office fit out, manufacturing, medical offices and a culinary institute.

Ashley Johnson, LEED AP

Interior Designer, NCIDQ Certificate No. 26621

Ashley received her Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from Virginia Tech, and her Master of Science in Sustainable Design from Philadelphia University. She has been working at Baglivo Associates since 2011.  Ashley’s particular specialty is Sustainable Design, utilizing holistic green strategies to help create healthy sustainable interior environments.

Julia Comerford, LEED AP

Intern Architect

Julia has been working at Baglivo Associates since May 2012. She graduated from Florida A&M University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Architecture.  Since her move to Philadelphia, she has gained experience working on various residential and commercial projects. Julia continues to learn and pursue her registration as an Architect, she brings knowledge of CAD, computer rendering, architectural detail documentation and coordination of architectural elements to our team.

Niki Baglivo

Interior Designer

Niki has been working at Baglivo Associates since  February 2013. She graduated from Drexel University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design. Niki is continuing to gain extensive knowledge in space planning, finish selection and interior and architectural rendering. She brings a fresh young outlook to the team.