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Fanning Howey Adds New Client Liaison, Dennis Honkala

By Sarah Hemmersbach

Fanning Howey has hired Dennis Honkala as a Consultant and Client Liaison. The former Superintendent of Ravenna City School District, Dennis brings a wealth of experience leading district-wide facility improvements. Our client liaisons serve as a neutral party to provide district leadership guidance and help bridge the gap between school administration and the AEC field.

Dennis has spent 33 years in education as a Teacher, Coach, Building Administrator and Superintendent.  As part of the Fanning Howey team, he will help public school clients engage their communities and build support for transformative facility improvements.  Dennis will use his diverse experience to guide districts, saying, “I am excited to help school districts and communities realize their potential regarding appropriate and necessary facility improvement for students, staff and community.”

“We’re excited to have Dennis join our team,” says Executive Director Steve Wilczynski, AIA. “His experience, expertise and creative thinking will be a valuable resource for our clients.”