Licensed Architect in the State of California, LEED AP. Project Leader and Designer of award winning projects with an emphasis in Education, Residential and Health Care facilities. Strengths include design, client and user group presentations/relations, agency meetings/review, and consultant coordination. Equally proficient at all stages of the process from preliminary design studies through agency submittal.
C.A.S.H. Award of Honor, 2006
C.C.F.C. Award of Merit, 2005
A.I.A. San Diego Award, 2002
Published: 2008 Learning by Design, 2009 Gold Building of America
Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit and Word
NTD Architecture, San Diego, CA, 2001-2009
Designed the Del Sur Elementary School interior Mall and maintained a significant role on the interior design of the school. Lead designer/Project Leader for the Escondido High School Projects functioning as the main client/user and agency contact. Lead designer of the master plan and schematic design for the Mater Dei High School and Church Complex. Instrumental in getting the Church Complex awarded as part of the Conditional Use Permit package and was the principal contact with the client, consultants and city planners. Key contributor to the design of the Southwestern Community College Higher Education Center working with the lead designer from schematic design through design development meeting with the client and user groups coordinating and implementing project needs and requirements.
Del Sur Elementary School, San Diego, CA
Two story building, 86,000 SF
Californias Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) Award of Honor 2006
Real Estate & Construction Review Gold Building of America Award
Destination school during 2008 annual Council of Educational Facility Planners International (C.E.P.I.) conference
Featured in 2008 Learning By Design annual publication for safety design features
Featured in 2009 Real Estate & Construction Review Southern California Edition as a Gold Building of America
Escondido High School Expansion, Escondido, CA
Expansion of 46,000 SF included:
New physical education/multipurpose building, new music/physical education building, administration addition and remodel
Complete renovation and addition to the agricultural shop building, addition to the auto shop building, remodels at five other campus buildings along with site improvements.
San Pasqual High School Expansion, Escondido, CA
Expansion of 34,000 SF included:
New two story classroom building, new physical education building, and administration addition, remodel two other campus buildings and provided site improvements.
Escondido Union High School District, Three Learning Centers located at Escondido High School, San Pasqual High School and Orange Glen High School, Escondido, CA
Three buildings approximately 5,500 SF each
Designated for independent studies, credit recovery and a career center
Mater Dei High School and Church Complex, Chula Vista, CA
51 acre site with buildings totaling 290,000 SF
Comprehensive high school with a church, church administration and pastoral center totaling 16 buildings.
Southwestern Community College H.E.C., National City, CA
Educational facility 44,000 SF
The higher education center (H.E.C.) included science labs, standard classrooms, a dental department, day care, study area and administration offices.
Community Council Facility Coalition (C.C.F.C.) Award of Merit 2005
M.W. Steele Group, Inc., La Jolla, CA, 1998-2001
Lead designer and project leader. Exceeded clients expectations for the Adat Yeshurun Synagogue by creating an elegant yet warm feeling curved fanning roof that encloses an irregular shape in such a way that created a natural flow for motion, observation and participation. Developed White Sands of La Jolla Master Plan and successfully integrated the use of curves to create gentle corridors for the Assisted Living Facility, while maximizing, yet conforming to site restrictions.
Adat Yeshurun Synagogue Complex, La Jolla, CA
Sanctuary and Administration Building 13,000 SF
A.I.A. San Diego Chapter: Best Sacred Space Award 2002
White Sands of La Jolla Master Plan, La Jolla, CA
Two story assisted living facility 30,000 SF
47 apartment units and a two level underground parking structure
University City Village, San Diego, CA
Second story addition to apartment buildings, new apartment buildings, a
club house with amenities, assisted living facility and maintenance building
The Stichler Design Group, Inc. San Diego, CA, 1994-1998
Designer for healthcare projects both in the US and overseas. Member of the design team that created a campus for an International Medical College and Hospital. Designed the teacher residences, developed the student housing and assisted with the design of the International Medical College and Hospital.
Rawang Center for Advanced Medicine, Rawang, Malaysia
Student housing, 2 tower 10 story building 142,062 SF
Teachers residences, 2 buildings 2 stories each 9,600 SF
International Medical College, 4 story building 80,000 SF
Hospital Selayang, Selayang, Malaysia
Master Plan for a Teaching Hospital Campus, competition 1,000,000 SF
Harris Methodist Hospital Campus, Fort Worth, TX
Cancer Center 163,000 SF
Hemodialysis remodel of patient wing 3,000 SF
Pioneers Memorial Hospital, Brawley, CA
Addition to existing hospital 90,000 SF
Prior to 1994: Projects worked included:
Conversion of the Gertrude Ederle Amphitheater into a comprehensive recreational facility
Remodel of the Algonquin Hotel in New York City
Residential, educational and commercial drafting and design
PRATT INSTITUTE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, Brooklyn, NY
BACHELOR OF ARCHITECTURE
UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN, Denmark
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN, summer program
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