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Edward Marley, FAIA, NCARB, LEEDap


Edward Marley, FAIA, NCARB, LEEDap


Ed has been part of Swaim Associates since 1983 and became a Principal in 1992. He specializes in multiple project types, including healthcare, hospitality, higher education, and military. He has previously served as the AIA Arizona President and Southern Arizona Chapter President. More recently, he has been serving on the Board of Directors for the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards as Regional Director, Secretary, Treasurer, and currently as Second Vice President. In this capacity, Ed has been able to be a part of the development of the next generation of architects in our profession.

After 46 years in the industry, Ed continues to seek new and innovative ways to approach what he does as an architect. He is always immersing himself in clients’ workspaces to gain a deeper understanding of how they work and how their spaces could be optimized.

Ed is passionate about creating efficient, beautiful, and inspiring working environments that allow his clients to work better than they ever have before. He also has a knack for maintaining a level head, even when faced with tough challenges. When he’s not at the office, Ed enjoys traveling and spending time with his wife and children, as well as biking around Tucson and cooking up delicious meals in his kitchen.

Office: 520-326-3700
Cell: 520-400-1132
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