Kirby Wu

Kirby Wu, AIA, LEED AP


  • Master of Business Administration, Cornell University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Architecture & Industrial Management, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Licensed Architect in NJ and additional states
  • U.S. Green Building Council LEED Accredited Professional
  • Associated Builders & Contractors, National Board Member
  • U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Region Board Member
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Construction Quality Management Certified
  • Federal EM385-1-1 Site Safety and Health Officer Certified
  • Recipient of AIA West Jersey Chapter Malcolm Wells Sustainability Award
  • Member of American Institute of Architects
  • NCARB Certified

A licensed architect in multiple states with over 20 years of building industry experience, Kirby Wu brings a unique blend of design and construction knowledge to the Wu & Associates design-build practice.

After graduating with honors from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Architecture and Industrial Management, Kirby worked as a Project Architect for a prominent southern New Jersey design firm.  In 1996, Kirby moved on to Wu & Associates and was promoted to Vice President after obtaining a Master of Business Administration degree from Cornell University.  In 2010, Kirby became President of Wu & Associates.

At Wu & Associates, Kirby leads the direction and growth of the firm.  His breadth of award-winning experience has ranged from multiple LEED Platinum certified projects, national design-build and general construction contracts for federal agencies, and restoration of world-famous national historic landmarks.

Outside of Wu & Associates, Kirby serves as a National Board Member for the Associated Builders and Contractors, and the Northeast Region Chairman for the U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce.

In 2013, Wu & Associates was honored to accept the Class II Supplier of the Year Award from the Minority Supplier Development Council.

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