After 8 years of retirement from Orcutt | Winslow, the architectural firm he founded in 1971, he has returned on a part-time basis to be in involved in mentoring, marketing and special projects. During the 37 years Herman managed the firm, it grew to one of the largest architecture firms in Arizona with over 100 architects and interior designers. The firm has been the recipient of many design and performance awards, including State and Regional Firm of the Year Awards. Herman was and is active in many community organizations. Besides the Barrow Board, Herman is involved in the boards of Westmarc, the Metro YMCA, the Surprise Sundancers, the Arizona Tourism and Sports Authority and the Sun Health Services Board.