Mario J. Torroella (b. 1935, Havana): The design director of the Cambridge architecture firm HMFH, Torroella oversees the design of the firm’s projects, specializing in schools. His work has earned him and HMFM several awards, including the William Caudill Citation from American School & University Magazine, and four Walter Taylor Awards from the AASA and the AIA. Torroella is also an artist, and his paintings and tapestries have been exhibited throughout the United States and abroad, including the Biennale Internationale d’Art in France and the Barcelona International Art Forum of 1989. Torroella has a Master’s degree in architecture from Harvard University. (Cintas in architecture, 1986-87)

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