Design project plans and specifications to meet ownership and lender requirements
Incorporate green building requirements into design
Collaborate with consultants to drive long-term value for the owner
Lead design team with project program to meet owners requirements
Work with construction project managers to resolve design/construction issues
Work together with local official’s to meet codes and standards
Registered Architect with 20+ years experience in A&E firms; focus areas include Site Planning, Retail/Mixed use, and Sport/Wellness
Designer and author of instructional curriculum for Programming Planning & Practice section of the Architectural Registration Exam, endorsed by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
10 years as college professor instructing studios comprised of architecture, interior design, and drafting students. Curriculum included architectural graphics, sustainable design, and sophomore level architectural design; the ultimate goal - to facilitate higher levels of critical thinking and organization, in approach to selected design challenges.
Favorite type of architecture projects to work on:
Projects that are sustainable yet forward-thinking, with a well thought-out program + plan, and client satisfaction is fully realized
What’s your favorite architectural feature/design:
To create meaningful spaces (and voids) that have strong identity and character, that allow inhabitants to experience a ‘sense of place’.