John WaiteHistorical Architect

John G. Waite, FAIA is Senior Principal of John G. Waite Associates, Architects, PLLC. He is a fellow of the American Institute of Architects and The Association for Preservation Technology International and received APT’s Harley J. McKee Award for outstanding contributions in the field of preservation technology. The firm has worked on some of the country’s most prestigious
historic structures including Cincinnati Union Terminal, Cincinnati, Ohio; Thomas Jefferson’s Rotunda at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; Tweed Courthouse, New York, NY; Yin Yu Tang at the Peabody Essex Museum, Boston, MA; Vanderbilt Mansion, Hyde Park, NY; Alexander Hamilton’s home, the Grange in Harlem, NY; George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Mt. Vernon, VA; Theodore Roosevelt’s house, Sagamore Hill in Oyster Bay, NY; and the Basilica of the Assumption, Baltimore, MD which received a National AIA Institute Honor Award for Architecture.

The firm has also been responsible for many community-oriented preservation projects throughout New York State including the Tivoli Village Hall (Watts De Peyster firehouse), the Old Washington County Court House in Salem, the Amsterdam Free Library in Amsterdam, and the Ticonderoga High School auditorium (community performance facility) in Ticonderoga.

Carole Martin is Board Member of the Thorne Building Planning COmmittee serving as Community Liaison