John Howard PENTON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1938-02-12
Education Merchant Taylors', AA Sch of Architecture (AADip), Open Univ (BA)
Publications N/A
Recreations reading (history), sketching, travel, swimming, target rifle shooting, carving chessmen
Clubs Reform, AA
Style John H Penton, Esq, MBE
Career chartered architect; designer, accessibility conslt and expert witness; assoc D E Pugh & Assocs 1963-72, fndr ptnr Penton Smart & Grimwade 1972-94, ind conslt 1994-; conslt: LT, English Tourist Bd, Irish Nat Rehabilitation Bd, Inst for Rehabilitation & Res Houston Texas, Perkins Inst for the Blind Boston, Nordic Ctee on Deaf/Blindness Dronninglund Denmark, ReHabAid Hong Kong, Leonard Cheshire Fndn, Healthgain (UK) Ltd, Norfolk and Norwich Univ NHS Tst, Hosp of St Cross Winchester, Claremont Fan Court Sch, St Albans Cathedral, St Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Cathedral; prof advsr Millennium Cmmn; res fell RIBA 1984-85, res fell Hull Sch of Architecture 1987-; fndr chm Herts and Beds Construction Industry Liaison Gp, former chm Herts Assoc of Architects, memb Eastern Regnl Cncl RIBA; fndr tstee and former chm Centre for Accessible Environments, fndr memb The Access Ctee for England, memb King's Fund Grants Ctee, memb Cncl of Europe Ctee CIB/W41 on co-ordinating European access standards; memb: Prince of Wales Advsy Gp on Disability, US President's Ctee on Employment of the Handicapped, Rehab Int (UN); memb Ct of Assts Worshipful Co of Merchant Taylors (chm Charities Ctee, Warden 1988 and 1991), Master Worshipful Co of Chartered Architects 1998-99; Hon MA De Montfort Univ 1999; RIBA, RIAS, ACIArb, FBEng, FCSD, FRSA; >ir< DIA Melchett Award 1985, RIBA/DOE Housing and Special Housing, Civic Tst (several awards and commendations)
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