Multidisciplinary architecture and engineering firm Goodwyn Mills Cawood (GMC; Montgomery, Ala.) is opening a New Orleans office that will initially focus on the healthcare sector.

Healthcare architect Steve Ritten has been named office leader of the new location. He joins GMC with more than 14 years of experience in healthcare project management and design. Dustin Hartman has been hired as a healthcare architect with the GMC New Orleans team.

GMA also operates 22 total offices throughout Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee.