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Jeffrey Brewer is the CEO of Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood (GMC). His leadership of the firm is focused on leaving a legacy of good and recognizing the opportunities we have to make people’s lives better. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects, a Restoration Academy Board Member, CEO.net, and has committed to the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Pledge. His civic and community leadership activities include the United Way of Greater Birmingham Campaign Chair and Leadership Birmingham Class of 2012.
He is a licensed architect who is especially experienced in facility planning and developing long-term, sustainable facility planning strategies. GMC has worked with over 100 K-12 school systems across the Southeast, providing Mr. Brewer a broad perspective of K-12 design trends.
As a longtime resident, he is deeply invested in the Mountain Brook community personally and professionally through several local projects that include the redevelopment of Lane Parke, the design and plan of the Piggly Wiggly in Crestline, and the Birmingham Zoo Welcome Center. He’s also been involved with many noteworthy projects in the Birmingham area, including the design of the Rotary Trail in downtown Birmingham, Protective Stadium at the BJCC, Finley Center at the Hoover Met Complex, Ross Bridge Hotel and Conference Center, and several projects at UAB, such as the new University Hall for the College of Arts and Sciences.
Mr. Brewer and his wife, Jennifer, have three children active in the Mountain Brook school system, with one other child who graduated in the Mountain Brook High School Class of 2020.