Professional Profile: Whitcomb Iglehart 2019

Whitcomb Iglehart

Name: Whitcomb Iglehart

Title: Managing Partner


Location: Hartford, CT & Boston, MA

Birthplace: Dallas, TX

Education: Yale University BA, M. Arch

AEC Industry Associations member/volunteer: American Institute of Architects; AIA Connecticut – board of directors, past president; Connecticut Architecture Foundation – board of directors; Society of College & University Planners; and Northeast Sustainable Energy Association.

What does your firm do and any plans for the future? We design beautiful spaces for living, learning and working.

Keys to success: Listening skills, responsiveness, and the ability to synthesize complex programming requirements.

Did you have a mentor if so who & why? If not tell us about someone living or not who you admire: I was mentored by Tai Soo Kim. I admire him for many things including his clarity of design vision and his strong work ethic.

Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Guiding the next generation of TSKP STUDIO.

If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Filmmaker

Favorite novel: “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy”

Favorite film: “Shawshank Redemption”

Hobbies: Kayaking, tennis, photography and filmmaking