Michael R. Nagle

Associate Principal


Michael Nagle is a building enclosure consultant with specialization in facade, windows, and roofing problems in existing, historic, and new buildings. Since joining WJE in 2004, he has provided professional services for numerous projects involving water and air infiltration, condensation, and distress conditions in a variety of building enclosure systems including; brick masonry, stone, terra cotta, windows, curtain wall, metal wall panels, EIFS, stucco, sealants, roofing, and waterproofing.

Mr. Nagle leverages his experience gained from the investigation and evaluation of building problems to assist building owners, contractors, and design professionals by performing building enclosure peer reviews, commencing with the design phases and extending through completed construction with on-site observation and performance verification.  



Facade Assessment

  • Cleveland Metroparks RainForest Building - OH: Facade, roofing, and geodesic dome assessment
  • Cleveland Public Main Library - OH: Facade ordinance inspection
  • University of Cincinnati, College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning - OH: Water infiltration investigation of EIFS facade and windows
  • Key Bank - Akron, OH: Water infiltration investigation of curtain wall and foundation waterproofing
  • Hanna, Bulkley, and Idea Center Buildings at Playhouse Square - Cleveland, OH: Facade condition assessment and facade ordinance inspection.
  • Hyatt Regency at the Arcade - Cleveland, OH: Facade ordinance inspection
  • Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial - South Bass Island, OH: Exterior condition assessment and restoration
  • Westinghouse Corporate Headquarters - Cranberry Township, PA: Investigation of air leakage and thermal discomfort


Peer Review

  • DePaul Cristo Rey High School - Cincinnati, OH: Building enclosure peer review
  • University of Cincinnati, Gardner Neuroscience Institute - OH: Building enclosure peer review and construction observation
  • Springfield Regional Medical Center - Springfield, OH: Building envelope peer review, construction observation, and performance testing of health care facility
  • Wayne HealthCare Addition - Greenville, OH: Building enclosure peer review


Roofing and Waterproofing

  • Cleveland City Hall - OH: Roofing condition assessment and short-term repair design
  • LifeTime Fitness - Beachwood, OH: Roofing condensation investigation
  • NEORSD - Cleveland, OH: Condition assessment of several buildings
  • Quicken Loans Arena - Cleveland, OH: Roofing condition assessment


Repair and Rehabilitation Design

  • Army National Guard Armory Building - Erie, PA: Built-in gutter assessment, repair design, and construction phase services.
  • Church of the Saviour - Cleveland, OH: Water infiltration investigation, built-in gutter replacement, slate roof repairs, and masonry facade repairs
  • Cleveland State University, Fenn Tower - OH: Cast stone assessment, stabilization and replacement
  • PNC Center - Cleveland, OH: Roofing condition assessment and replacement at thirty-five story office tower and five-story annex
  • The Inn at Ohio Northern University - Ada: Facade recladding and structural repairs
  • Renaissance Cleveland Hotel - Cleveland, OH: Facade restoration and roofing replacement
Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Architects (AIA)
ASTM International
Building Enclosure Council - Cleveland Chapter
International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC)


Architect in NY, OH, and PA
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards Certificate


Erie Community College
Associate in Applied Science, Architectural Technology, 1988

State University of New York at Buffalo
Bachelor of Architecture, 1991
Master of Architecture, 1993