Brad McNiff


As an experienced Principal in GHT’s Building Systems studio, Brad McNiff specializes in delivering innovative, cutting-edge mechanical design for clients with aggressive sustainability and energy goals. He is a trusted consultant for providing efficient, ethical, and progressive building design solutions and relaying complex, technical engineering criteria in clear and comprehensible language. His project experience includes commercial office, health and life sciences, educational, mission-critical, and government projects. Brad is passionate about the decarbonization movement and has partnered with high-profile clients in the DC area to elevate the standard for built environments. His passion for sustainable design, coupled with his extensive project portfolio of LEED and WELL-certified spaces, has resulted in the completion of remarkable projects throughout the DMV region.

As a project manager, Brad empowers his teams to meet and exceed project goals and works tirelessly with clients to manage budgets and schedules. His adaptability and expertise allow him to advise clients as project goals are refined from the concept phase through design completion. Not only is Brad an excellent designer and strategic partner, but he is also a respected leader within the firm. His insight into the latest technologies and practices is instrumental to the firm’s position as a thought leader in the industry. When Brad isn’t presenting on the latest WELL concepts, energy codes, or working on high-profile building designs, he enjoys spending time with his wife Amanda and their children making homemade pizzas and spending time outdoors.