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Thomas McGraw


Corporate Commercial | Market Leader

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“I have formal training in both architecture and fine art, and I thoroughly enjoy working with the architects and designers that partner with Acentech. I pride myself on always striving for an acoustical design that is aesthetically pleasing and responsive to the client’s vision.”

Tom McGraw is an acoustician with over 23 years of consulting experience specializing in room acoustics, sound and impact isolation, and MEP noise and vibration control for a broad range of building types. He is responsible for management of all project phases, from programming, schematic design, and specifications development to construction administration and building commissioning. His projects include performing arts centers, recording and broadcast facilities, civic centers, K-12 education and higher education facilities, houses of worship, corporate headquarters, and mixed-use developments. With his formal training in both architecture and fine arts, he utilizes his aesthetic background into the development of each acoustical design.

Tom serves as Acentech’s Corporate/Commercial Market Leader, responsible for marketing strategy, client development and industry thought leadership.

Right the First Time

My favorite quote is also my modus operandi: “If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?” ~ John Wooden


  • LEED Accredited Professional
  • Boston Society of Architects, Performing Arts Design Committee, Founding Chair (2007-2012)
  • Santa Monica College, Associate of Arts,Fine Art, 2022
  • University of Oregon and DIS Copenhagen, Master of Architecture, 2005
  • University of Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering with a concentration in Building Acoustics, 1996