Christopher Crolius 1978 alumnus of MVCC

Christopher J. Crolius, AIA, CSI

Principal, Founder of MARCH Associates

Christopher J. Crolius is a principal and co-founder of MARCH Associates Architects and Planners PC, based in Utica, N.Y. He plays an active role in all aspects of the firm's operations, utilizing his background in construction and taking a hands-on approach to solving design and construction issues. He enjoys working and collaborating with all members of his team to provide clients with the best service possible. When he's not working, Crolius enjoys spending time with his wife, Cindy, and two sons, David and Brian.

Crolius was the recipient of the 2019 MVCC Alumni of Merit Award, presented annually by the MVCC Alumni Association to a nominee who has contributed to the improvement of the community, helped the College, and otherwise demonstrated professional leadership that symbolizes MVCC’s mission of student success and community involvement.


  • AAS in Civil Technology, Mohawk Valley Community College, 1978
  • Bachelor of Science in Construction Management, Utica College of Syracuse University, 1980
  • Master of Business Administration, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1985

Professional qualifications and memberships:

  • Registered Architect, New York
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)
  • Mohawk Valley Builders Exchange