Architecture is a collaborative endeavor. Work listed below received recognition due to the team effort, dedication and hard work of many individuals. Both Jonathan and Miles played significant roles in the work listed from Yost Grube Hall Architecture and Mahlum.


Portland State University Peter Stott Center Renovation + Viking Pavilion:
Design Citation Award, AIA Portland 2018

Central Oregon Community College, Science Center:*
Institutional Wood Design Winner, 2013 WoodWorks National Wood Design Awards

Portland State University Academic and Student Recreation Center:*
First Place, New Educational Facilities, 2013 ASHRAE Technology Awards
Facility of Merit, Athletic Business 2012
First Place, DJC 2010 Top Project Public Buildings 50.1m – 100 m, 2010
NIRSA Outstanding Facility Award 2010

North Mall Office Building:*
Award of Excellence, Oregon Concrete Association 2004
Sustainability Award, AIA Portland 2004
Merit Award, AIA Portland 2004

Louisiana-Pacific Nashville Headquarters:*
Merit Award, AIA/IIDA Portland

Mahlum Design Offices:**
1998 IIDA International Competition Award
1997 AIA Portland, Award of Excellence, Built Citation
1997 IIDA National, Honor Award
1997 IIDA Portland, Honor Award

* While with YGH Architecture
** While with Mahlum


College Planning and Management. Article by Miles Woofter “Educational Transformation”,
Interior Design, November 1998, “Arts and Crafts” Mahlum Design Office
Environmental Design and Construction, Article by Miles Woofter “Mission Critical Facility Goes Green, Bellow Budget” Oregon State Data Center


Portland State University School of of Architecture lecture 2017, Jonathan Bolch + Miles Woofter
University of Oregon lecture 2010 – Architectural Lighting, Miles Woofter
NIRSA Conference 2009: Sustainable Design, Miles Woofter
NIRSA Conference 2008, Design Build PSU-Academic and Student Recreation, Miles Woofter
Portland State University School of Architecture 2008, Miles Woofter
USGBC, Greenbuild 2007, North Mall Office Building Case Study and Tour, Miles Woofter
Data Center World 2006, Sustainable Data Center Case Study, State of Oregon Data Center, Miles Woofter
Kyonggi University Graduate School of Architecture 2003, Jonathan Bolch

Client References

Alex Accetta, Portland State University, Director Student Recreation Center.

“Working with Miles was like working with a good friend – he was a great listener, provided honest feedback, stimulated good thinking, and really understood and incorporated our values. Ultimately he created a beautiful building before it was due and within our budget – awesome!”

John Lawless, TBG Architects and Planners, Architect of Record UO-Allen Hall.

“Miles is one of my favorite architectural collaborators of all time…something about his blend of professionalism, creativity, organization, persistence, passion…that is just right”

Ron and Joyce Basile, Residential Client
George Bengston and Theresa Landson, Residential Client
Howard and Winn Hiton, Residential Client
Diane and Paul Mayer, Residential Client
Joe Schneider, Skanska Building USA, Vice President
Dan Zalkow, Portland State University, Associate Director of Planning and Sustainability
Contact information for listed references available upon request.