Terry Vanderwell
Senior Business Development Executive
Midwest
+1 708 247 1792

Terry VanderWell has been with EverGreene for over thirty years, joining the New York office in 1984 before moving to Chicago in 1997 to establish the firm’s Midwest office. As a Senior Business Development Executive, Terry’s role includes the procurement and development of Midwest projects and managing the client relationship throughout the full project life cycle.

Terry has extensive experience in fieldwork, which includes plaster and decorative paint restoration, as well as mural creation and conservation. While also serving as a Project Manager for EverGreene during his tenure, Terry has managed hundreds of projects – many large, multi-phased projects, including numerous state capitols and historic theaters. Having developed a deep knowledge and expertise of historic preservation and restoration, coupled with his natural artistic talents, Terry is often called upon to assist prospective clients throughout the country in developing scopes of work, budgets, scheduling, and complex project coordination.

A native of Iowa, he earned his B.F.A. from Grandview College in Des Moines.

Awards

  • Chicago Union Station, Burlington Room
    Chicago Union Station
    2021
    Preservation Award for Restoration
    Landmarks Illinois Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
    View Project
  • Wyoming State Capitol
    Wyoming State Capitol
    2020
    Reconstruction Awards - Gold
    Building Design+Construction Magazine
    View Project
  • Unity Temple
    2019
    Richard H. Driehaus Foundation National Preservation Award
    The National Trust for Historic Preservation
    View Project
  • Cincinnati Music Hall
    Cincinnati Music Hall Revitalization
    2019
    Large: Honor Award
    American Institute of Architects (AIA) Pittsburgh
    View Project
  • Auditorium Theatre
    2019
    Outstanding Historic Theatre Award
    League of Historic American Theatres
    View Project
  • Missouri Botanical Garden
    2019
    JLT Build America Award
    Associated General Contractors of America
    View Project
  • Akron Civic Theatre
    2003
    Honorable Mention–Commercial Interior
    Painting & Decorating Contractors of America Picture It Painted Professionally Award
    View Project
  • Auditorium Theatre
    2002
    Chicago Landmark Award for Preservation Excellence
    City of Chicago, Office of the Mayor
    View Project
  • 360 N. Michigan Avenue Building
    2002
    Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Award – Rehabilitation/Restoration
    Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois
    View Project
  • Auditorium Theatre
    2003
    Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois
    Driehaus Foundation
    View Project
  • Akron Civic Theatre
    2003
    Picture It Painted Professionally Award - First Place, Commercial Interior Type III
    Painting & Decorating Contractors of America
    View Project
  • Akron Civic Theatre
    2004
    Craftsmanship Award for Decorative & Ornamental Painting
    Builders Exchange
    View Project
  • Cincinnati Music Hall
    Cincinnati Music Hall
    2017
    Preservation Merit Award
    State Historic Preservation Office - Ohio History Connection
    View Project
  • Cincinnati Music Hall
    Cincinnati Music Hall
    2018
    Historic Theater of the Year Award
    Heritage Ohio
    View Project
  • Cincinnati Music Hall
    Cincinnati Music Hall
    2018
    ABC Award
    Associated Builders and Contractors, Ohio Valley Chapter
    View Project
  • Unity Temple By Frank Lloyd Wright, Oak Park, IL
    2018
    Special Award of Restoration Excellence
    Docomomo US Modernism in America
    View Project
  • National World War I Museum and Memorial
    National World War I Museum and Memorial
    2003
    Allied Arts & Craftsmanship Award - Mural Conservation & Plasterwork
    American Institute of Architects (AIA) Kansas City
    View Project
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