Miguel Rosales is president and principal designer of Rosales + Partners. Mr. Rosales has over twenty-five years of experience as Lead Designer for major infrastructure projects across the US and abroad.
Prior to forming Rosales + Partners, Mr. Rosales served as lead architect and urban designer for the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge. Mr. Rosales helped to develop the innovative cable-stayed bridge and guide it through a complex public participation process. His current major U.S. bridge projects include the East End Bridge over the Ohio River in Louisville, Kentucky; the new Phyllis Tilley Memorial Pedestrian Bridge over the Trinity River in Fort Worth, Texas, the North Coast Harbor Pedestrian Bridge in Cleveland, Ohio and the Boston Esplanade Pedestrian Bridge in Boston, Massachusetts.
Mr. Rosales is recognized internationally as an expert on bridge aesthetics and design. He has received grants from the NEA, AIA/AAF, and MIT to research bridge and infrastructure design and is the recipient of several awards including a 1993 Young Architects Design Award from Progressive Architecture magazine. Born in Guatemala in 1961, Mr. Rosales received a Diploma in Architecture from the Universidad Francisco Marroquin in Guatemala City in 1985. In 1987, he completed a Master of Science in Architectural Studies at MIT.