Timothy Gaffney, LEED Green Associate


Tim is Project Manager/Lead Mechanical Engineer for many of Altieri’s key museum projects. He joined Altieri in 1999 and continually demonstrates his talent for solving complex engineering challenges and maintaining internal production schedules. He is the main point of client contact and is responsible for the execution of design principles established by the Principal in Charge. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Clarkson University in 1995.

Tim was responsible for construction administration and on-site team coordination at the Museum of Modern Art, providing weekly on-site reviews of construction progress and quality. Currently, he is overseeing Altieri’s master-plan development for Carnegie Hall and is Project Manager for the renovation/expansion of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art.  


  • Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT
  • Burr Street Elementary School, Fairfield, CT
  • Carnegie Hall, New York, NY
  • Common Ground High School, Urban Farm & Environmental Education Center, New   Haven, CT
  • Fort Ticonderoga, Mars Education Center, Ticonderoga, NY
  • Friar’s Head Golf Club, Riverhead, NY
  • Greenwich Historical Society, Greenwich, CT
  • Harvard Law School, Langdell Hall, Cambridge, MA
  • The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
  • John Jermain Memorial Library, Sag Harbor, NY
  • Lyman Allyn Art Museum, New London, CT
  • Marble Collegiate Church, New York, NY
  • Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  • Museum of Modern Art, The Celeste Bartos Film Preservation Center, Hamlin, PA
  • National Lighthouse Museum, Staten Island, NY
  • Orville H. Platt High School, Meriden, CT
  • Penn Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
  • St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, New York, NY
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Social Media Company, New York, NY