James M. Schmidt


Jim has been the president of UHS since 2010.  He has been one of the principal owners since its founding.  Jim graduated with a BS of Architecture from The Ohio State University in 1986. He’s been a project architect with 30 years experience specializing in the designing of inspirational spaces for civic, and educational purposes.


Jim oversees all aspects of the development process to ensure that the institutions UHS partners with receive the best possible package to meet their every need. His creative approach to development has created a network of clients, and friends who repeatedly use the services of UHS.



Senior Management Lead



BS Architecture | 1986

The Ohio State University



Architect | State of Ohio



American Institute of Architects

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Ohio Design Professional Code Analysts