Martin Klapproth


Charleston, WV


What are some of your favorite spots in Charleston?
Capital Market, The Block, The Empty Glass,

You’d be surprised to know that I…
Still like to play with LEGOs

If you had to work on only one project for the next year, what would it be?
A science education facility for children.

Martin is a designer with over twenty-five years’ experience in the architectural industry, including all phases of project design. Since 1986, he has been providing schematic and construction document production support, project management and supervision, and I.T. support. He has provided various design, production, and/or project management services for the Marshall University Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology/Science Center, Marshall University-South Charleston Campus, and the West Liberty State College Academic, Sports, & Recreation Facility, among others.

Martin joined Silling Associates in 2008 as a Project Manager and has served a number of projects in the justice, education, corporate, healthcare, and recreational markets. His primary responsibilities include schematic design, contract document production and coordination, construction contract administration support, and overall project support.  Martin earned his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Cincinnati in 2003.

Martin is a first generation American, born to German parents in Charleston, WV, along with two sisters.  He was raised and still resides in Charleston.  He has been married to his wife Robin for fifteen years. His hobbies include travel, kayaking, and spending time with friends.  He and Robin have five cats, all former strays, that keep the neighborhood entertained.