Edward G (Gary) Blankenship (1968 Architecture) was admitted as a Wilkins Fellow on 19th October 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee USA, with the Senior Bursar and Development Director present.

Gary has spent his career as an architect principally in airport consulting. He was the chief architect for John Wayne Airport (JWA) in Orange County, California, and was involved in JWA's $543M Airport Improvement Program and future infrastructure development.  Before his role at John Wayne Airport, Gary has been an integral part of the architectural firm Landrum & Brown and remains an Emeritus Member of the Board of Directors. 

He states "my association with Downing since 1968 has been one of my life's greatest blessings.”

Further details for Gary Blankenship and other Wilkins Fellows can be found in our Directory of Fellows.

Published on 9 November 2016.