Mike Linker AIA, NCARB, LEED AP
Mike joined Cooper Carry in 2004 and has quickly risen as a leader on various projects, amassing an extensive portfolio in multifamily, retail, and hospitality. In 2022, he was made a Principal in the Hospitality Studio and he manages the studio in the DC office. With nearly 20 years of hotel design experience, Mike leads project teams on a diverse array of hospitality projects, including multiple hotel brands that range from urban infill conference center hotels to full-service resort properties.
Mike’s passion for architecture and hospitality began at an early age and continued through his studies at the University of Michigan, where he received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Mike is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB). He is also a LEED AP®. In his free time, Mike enjoys hiking, biking, or just enjoying the outdoors, and he carries this passion into his hotel projects, focusing on creating connections between the indoor and outdoor spaces.