Name: Jane M. Jacobsen
Date of Birth / Location: 1929
Education: Bachelor of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,1952
Firms and Partnerships U.S. Dept. of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Regional Office (1974–1992); U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (1973–1974); U.S. Army Engineer District in Chicago (1954–1970)
Professional Organizations & Activities: Was one of the founding members of CWA. Worked with the Federal Aviation Administration for 18 1/2 years and with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for 16 1/2 years. Worked with the EPA and Federal Highway Administration as well as in private industry. She did master planning/site planning for individual buildings up through full military bases the size of small communities.
Awards & Honors: FAA Sustained Superior Performance Award for work on Carbondale and Milwaukee control tower facilities. Was awarded SAH Award for Architectural Excellence in 2010, together with the other founders of CWA.
Primary Field: Architect
- Air Traffic Control Tower, O'Hare Airport, Chicago, Illinois
- Air Traffic Control Tower, Midway Airport, Chicago, Illinois