Emerging Legacy Award
Shamrock+ president and cofounder Ryan R. Murphy, AIA, NCARB, CDT, LEED AP BD+C, is a registered architect (Illinois). He earned a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Murphy is a past chapter president of AIA Savannah, having served consecutive terms in 2016 and 2017 after returning from a 13-month voluntary civilian deployment to Bagram, Afghanistan, with the Savannah District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. He currently serves as chair of the 2022 AIA Georgia Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program, which enables emerging professionals to collaborate, learn together, and develop as leaders in architecture in the state and region. Murphy leads the growing Savannah team of Shamrock+ in various capacities from business development and remote (drone) piloting to 3D environment scanning. He has been the direct link to the architecture, engineering, and construction industries, combining state-of-the-art drone and 3D scanning technologies with like-minded clients.