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Vincent S Nativo, AIA from VSN Architecture PC

Vincent S. Nativo, RA, AIA LEED-AP

Vincent Nativo, a steward of the Nativo family legacy, has been a pioneering figure in New York City’s construction and architecture sectors since 1996. Born into a tradition of industry leadership initiated by his father, Sebastiano Nativo, Sr., in 1968, Vincent has upheld and expanded the family’s esteemed reputation through dedication, innovation, and a relentless commitment to excellence. His journey began at Xaverian High School, where he graduated in 1991, followed by earning honors from Pratt Institute in 1996, laying a solid foundation for his career.

Vincent’s professional narrative is characterized by a seamless fusion of architectural precision and comprehensive construction expertise, ensuring every project achieves landmark success. His portfolio spans a diverse range of projects for notable clients including Veterans Affairs Medical Center, NYC Economic Development Corp., and many more, reflecting a legacy of building not just structures but communities.

Licensed to practice architecture in New York since 2005 and New Jersey since 2007, Vincent founded VSN Architecture, PC, to further innovate in design, particularly in non-profit, hospitality, and medical sectors. His commitment to sustainable practices is evidenced by his Green Advantage Certified Contractor and Legacy LEED Accredited Professional statuses.

Beyond his professional achievements, Vincent is deeply committed to giving back to the community. He has been a vibrant member of the Cathedral Club of Brooklyn since 2007, serving on its executive board, and the Rotary Club of Verrazano since 2004, exemplifying his dedication to service. His leadership roles in the AIA Brooklyn Chapter, including as President during its 125th anniversary year in 2019, underscore his advocacy for the architectural community.

From his early exposure to the construction industry under his father’s tutelage to leading his family business and founding VSN Architecture, PC, Vincent’s career is marked by milestones that blend educational achievements with practical experience and community service. His work across sectors like hospital renovations, sustainable development, and educational facilities showcases a versatile skill set that harmonizes green building principles with modern construction and design demands.

Vincent Nativo’s journey is not just a testament to personal growth but a continuation of a family legacy that contributes significantly to New York City’s architectural and construction landscape, ensuring every project is a step towards a more innovative, sustainable, and community-oriented future.