Experienced senior architect with approximately 35 years of design/construction experience, provide effective project management and technical development for new development projects and major or limited renovations of existing properties. Additional experience in inspections of property for acquisitions/conversi… Read More
Experienced senior architect with approximately 35 years of design/construction experience, provide effective project management and technical development for new development projects and major or limited renovations of existing properties. Additional experience in inspections of property for acquisitions/conversions for wide range of building types and occupancies. Experience provides an unique blend of operational, development, design, construction services for a variety of facilities. Experience includes hotel, resort, casino, conference center projects, commercial, mixed use, banking, residential high-rise, podium type, garage wrap wood, concrete and steel superstructure framed projects. I have a significant amount of large project and high-rise building types.
Work stresses use of programmatic and budget controls, along with functional planning and well executed integration of design/construction services to achieve commercial facilities at affordable costs, putting maximum money where it shows, expressing elegant public experience of the building, including great exterior curb appeal, functional spaces, inviting public spaces, integrated F.F.& E. and service support spaces that reduce operational expenses to create a unique sense of place. Management skills include supervising, selection of multi-discipline design personnel in execution of architectural, interior design, landscape and engineering support disciplines for large and small renovations, new development, construction projects as well as administration of construction services in the field. Computer skills include hands on CAD: AutoCAD for Architecture (2011) and Revit Architectural Suite (2011), Microsoft’s Office Suite (2010) and management monitoring/ scheduling projects: Microsoft's Project. Read Less
MGM Grand Resort at Renaissance Point Atlantic City, New Jersey 3000 Key, 34 story 3 tower casino resort hotel schematic and design development, 5 billion dollar development to sister property existing Borgotta Resort hotel on adjacent site. Project canceled due to economic forcasts after 9/11 economic impacts. (… Read More
MGM Grand Resort at Renaissance Point Atlantic City, New Jersey 3000 Key, 34 story 3 tower casino resort hotel schematic and design development, 5 billion dollar development to sister property existing Borgotta Resort hotel on adjacent site. Project canceled due to economic forcasts after 9/11 economic impacts. (Owners Representative).
Downtown Chicago Convention Center Hotel Chicago, Illinois 2200 Key guestroom, 45 story flagship convention center hotel tower on contiguous downtown city block, 8 level function rooms, 2 level lobby space, 3 level restaurant space, 5 level garage, 32 story hotel tower, with multi level site entrances due to existing site topography and elevated street entry points. Design development and construction documents.
Mariott Hotel Hospitality Consulting Architect Austin, Texas Renovations of 8-story business class full service atrium hotel with public space refurbishment, new front office/registration desk and restaurant with café/bar including new wood trellis canopy treatment forreducing scale of space to increase intamacy, warmth and comfort. Design development and production.
Barton Creek Resort Expansion Golf Resort Expansion Austin, Texas 167 Key guestroom ten storey hotel guestroom tower and ballroom/dining additions to world class golf resort facility in the Texas hill country, Texas vernacular style. Design development, construction documents and construction administration of fast track scheduled phased additions.
Downtown Convention Center Hotel Project Manager Houston, Texas 1200 Key, 22 Story, downtown convention center full service hotel and parking garage with sky bridge link to existing city convention center. Design development and construction documents.
Downtown All Suite Hotel Suite Convention Hotel Seattle, Washington 25 Story all-suite hotel/underground parking garage and hotel support services adjacent to Washington State convention center. Schematic design.
Kemah Waterfront Development Mixed Use Hotel/ Retail/Garage Kemah, Texas Waterfront hotel, retail complex with restaurants and entertainment festival plaza, boardwalk and amusement train, station. Hotel contains 54 boutique suites on two levels over retail level and structured parking garage on entertainment plaza at water’s edge.
Man Poa Hotel & Apartment Block Intl. Hotel/Apart Block Beijing, P.R. China High rise all suite extended stay hotel and extended stay western style apartments design development and production of fast track scheduled project from on site project office in Beijing, Peoples Republic of China. (6 months Beijing, China)
Glendale Red Lion Hotel Development Glendale, California 350 Room, 18 story full service urban hotel with 2 levels of function/food and beverage / recreation spaces, roof top lounge and emergency hellipad; built adjacent to landscaped structured plaza above 100' wide flood control drainage channel. 85 million budget (Development Project Manager).
Seattle Downtown Hotel Hotel Development Seattle, Washington 500 Room, 30 story full service urban hotel on tight sloping downtown site with: 6 levels of under ground parking, 2 level public space, 3 level public function space, 2 level foods and beverage, one level health and recreation, one level mechanical support, 22 levels guest rooms, 85 million budget (Development Project Manager).
Salt Lake City Red Lion Property Acquisition / Renovations Salt Lake City, Utah 650 Room, 20 story downtown urban full service business / tourist class hotel, new corporate property acquisition and renovations of all public function / food and beverage areas; all new graphic signage program. (Design Project Manager).
San Jose Red Lion Major Hotel Renovations San Jose, California 500 Room, 16 story full service hotel, renovations of all major public function / food and beverage spaces and guestrooms. (Design Project Manager).
SeaTac Red Lion Major Hotel Addition / Renovations Seattle, Washington 850 Room, 3 story (original building), 16 story later addition tower, full service airport hotel and conference center. Renovations of all public function / food and beverage areas in original building including new seafood concept restaurant and sports bar. Renovations of tower public function / food and beverage areas and convention center spaces. Exterior area wood renovations, guestrooms remodel and new graphic signage program. (Design Renovation Project Manager). New 14 story tower addition planning linking existing 16 story tower - incorporating 20,000 square feet of new executive conference space /board room, 300 guestrooms, multi property production laundry, engineering departments and 2 levels of secured parking (Design Project Manager).
Modesto Red Lion Major Hotel Renovations - Modesto, California 400 Room, 2 story full service hotel renovations of all major public function/food and beverage areas (Renovation Project Manager). Guestrooms and graphic signage (Design Project Manager).
Sacramento Red Lion Major Hotel Renovations Sacramento, California 400 Room, 2 story full service hotel renovations of all public function food and beverage areas, graphic signage, guestrooms/ suites and exterior wood restoration (Design Project Manager).
Jantzen Beach Red Lion Major Hotel Renovations Portland, Oregon 450 Room full service hotel and marina renovations of all major public function/ food and beverage areas, graphic signage, guestrooms and exterior buildings and marina (Renovation Design Project Manager).
Columbia River Red Lion Major Hotel Renovations Portland, Oregon 350 Room full service hotel and marina renovations of public function/ food and beverage areas, graphic signage, guestrooms, exterior of buildings, marina and deck areas (Renovation Design Project Manager).
Quay Red Lion Hotel & Conference Center Renovation Vancouver, Washington 275 Room, tourist class hotel, marina and conference center renovations of all public function/ food and beverage areas, graphic signage, guestrooms, exterior painting renovations of buildings, marina/ deck areas and conversion of industrial trade show building into additional large exposition conference center (Renovation Design Project Manager).
Orange County Red Lion Hotel Renovations Costa Mesa, California 675 Room full service hotel function area renovations, creating executive conference facilities and executive board rooms to meet facility market needs (Renovation Design Project Manager).
Dadeland Marriott Hotel Miami, Florida 305 Room, 25 story full service business class hotel and structured parking garage linking to existing office retail mall, transit terminal center development. Design development and production.
Wyndham Garden Hotel Prototype Northern States 140-175 room garden hotel prototype. Exterior design style in French country villa vernacular. Design development and production.
Wyndham Garden Hotel Egan Woods, Minnesota; Detroit Michigan; Buffalo, New York 150-275 room garden hotel, 2-story with courtyard, French counrty villa vernacular exterior. Design development and production.
Belleve Marriott Bellevue, Washington 310 room, 24-story full service business class hotel and 2 levels of structrued underground garage, 2 levels of public space, 2 levels of function space, 1 level health club/spa/amenity deck/ pool and 17 levels of guestrooms/ suites. Design development and production. Read Less
East Bay Apartments Norfolk Virginia Five Story wrap garage multifamily apartment/condominium project in marine setting with atrium and yahat club offices adjacent to waters edge boardwalk prominade. Exterior detailing and review of all exterior e… Read More
East Bay Apartments Norfolk Virginia Five Story wrap garage multifamily apartment/condominium project in marine setting with atrium and yahat club offices adjacent to waters edge boardwalk prominade. Exterior detailing and review of all exterior envelope componients.
Vidorra Twin Towers Condominiums San Antonio, Texas 20 story twin tower condominiums with detached garage with town home wrap. 310 units and 558 cars parking for phase 1 and 2 combined on tight near downtown site. Design development and construction documents.
Granby Towers Norfolk, Virginia 34 story condominum tower with city home and town home wrap around enclosed parking garage 300 units and 270 cars parking. Construction Documents Kemah Waterfront Development Kemah, Texas Waterfront hotel/ retail complex with restaurants and festival plaza/ boardwalk and amusement train/station. Hotel contains 54 suites on two levels over retail level and structured parking garage on mixed-use plaza at waters edge.
Houston Zoological Gardens Tropical Birdhouse Rehabilitation Houston, Texas Rehabilitatioin of existing tropical birdhouse at the Houston zoo. Thirty five year old facility remodeling and updating, new rain forest atrium, graphics and exhibit design. Construction document revisions and Construction Administration.
Pine Haven Alzheimer Care Facility Neighborhood Proto-type Houston, Texas 48 Unit personal care alzheimer proto-type healthcare facility for development throughout the Houston regonal area.
UTMB/Galveston Galveston, Texas UTMB - Galveston, Texas building remodeling and new addition involving renovation of existing radIation therapy department including three existing linear accelerator vaults for new equipment and the addition of a new 23MV linear accelerator vault and control rooms. Development of construction documents.
Nano-technology Science and Research Lab Houston, Texas New research laboratory for nano-science chemistry technology at Rice University. Development of contract documents for technically challenging project type. Design by Antoine Predock Assoc.
Police Substation and Maintenance Facility Clearlake, Texas New police substation and community affairs office with supporting maintenance facility for vehicular fleet, design development and construction documents.
Branch Banks Houston, Texas 3,500 to 10,000 square feet branch banks and credit unions for various financial institutions in the Houston vicinity, design development and construction documents. Seven projects at various locations throughout the Houston area
Credit Union/ Savings and Loan Projects Houston, Texas 4,000 to 8,000 square feet financial institutions for various credit unions and savings and loan institutions in the Houston vicinity, six projects, multi-client design development and production.
Cummins Diesel Company Tech Research & Develop Cntr Columbus , Indiana Industrial Research, Development & Testing Facility Renovations and Expansions for leading industrial producer of commercial diesel engines and associated components. Design development and contract document support. (Technical Staff Architect).
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Food Processing Plant Amarillo, Texas Prison Industry FDA Certified Beef Processing Plant to supply state inmate population beef products. Fast-track design/build scheduling and project delivery. (Project Manager)
Country Club Corpus Christi, Texas New golf clubhouse, ballroom, restaurant dinning, library, locker facilities, pro shop, retail gift shop and recreational facilities including swim and tennis fitness centers for a new country club. Work involved design development and production planning.
Single Family Property Renovations Bedford, Texas Renovation of single family property ranch style home of approximately 2100 square feet. Renovations included: plumbing repairs and adding hot water recirculation system, attic re-insulation, duct wrap, new HVAC system complete, radiant heat barrier, new roof, tiled floors, running trim, ceiling re-surfacing, new granite countertops, tub surround in granite tile, wood flooring, ceiling fans, decorative lighting, pool equipment replacement, landscaping upgrades, drywall and cabinetry re-work.
Single Family Property Renovations Arlington, Texas Renovation of single family property ranch style home of approximately 1700 square feet. Renovations included: site drainage modifications, roofing repairs, plumbing repairs/replacement, exterior door and frame replacement, brick/wood patio/deck modifications/repairs, landscaping upgrades, fireplace mantles and micellaneous stained and painted running trim upgrades, kitchen cabinet modifications for built-in microwave and new drop-in cooktop surface, interior and exterior painting, caulking and weatherizing trim upgrades. Work involved design and execution for all items.
Residential Property Renovations Arlington, Texas Renovation of multi-resident property for rental lease. Renovations included: site drainage diversion and collection modifications, roofing repairs, screened porch, tiled floors, plumbing repairs/ toilet replacement, exterior door repairs, brick patio, sprinkler system modifications/ controls and landscaping upgrades, fireplace mantles and micellaneous running trim upgrades/ painting. Work involved design and execution for all items.
Ranch House Lorena, Texas Rustic rural ranch in central Texas hill country. Single family 3500 SFT rustic family home of hill country vernacular with metal roof, austin stone and weathered redwood siding as center piece of a working longhorn cattle ranch. Passive solar designed home making use of natural breezes for environmental control through most of year backed-up with traditional HVAC systems.
Residential Renovations Houston, Texas Remodel of existing 2000 SFT townhome. Renovations included all new kitchen with tile floors, tile countertops and wall splash, cabinets and hardware, lighting and new running trim. New flloring (berber carpet) and running trim/ crown molding with new decorative door hardware throughout. Master bath renovations included tile fllors and tub/spa deck, new cabinets /hardware and new tile shower stall surround. Living area is featured with new fireplace mantle and trim.
Townhome Residence Houston, Texas Remodel and Addition to upscale 3500 SFT garden home. Addition of new master suite/ office above existing tall dining room space and the converssion of itegral carport to a mother’s in law suite. Dining room is complimented with new breakfront, custom millwork, detail molded decorative ceiling with new minature spot lights and a feature chandelier. Master suite is complemented by new firplace surrond and decorative mantel, crown molding and new running trim to match homes standard. Mother-in-law suite is comlimented by efficency bedroom/ sitting room and adjacent full bathroom conversion of existing ground floor powder room.
Houston Residence Additions and Renovations Houston, Texas Remodel and Additions to upscale 4000 SFT single family residence. Addition of new sunroom and exterior wood deck overlooking existing in-ground swimming pool, new breakfast room off existing large kitchen overlooking new deck/sunroom. Renovations included attic conversion to home office and built-out storage room, modifications to existing family room to make existing space more usable for family entertainment.
Builder’s Showcase Home Amarillo, Texas Estate 2 story luxury home for upscale residential enclave developer. 10,000 SFT of living space with great room, art gallery, formal dining with service pantry, family room, master suite plus four bedrooms, four baths, children’s playroom, three car garage with workshop, sunroom, outdoor stepped terrace to full basement, wine cellar and full bar off family room, pool house cabana and home office/library. Asymetrical composition of brick and cast stone features with english style ornate twisted chimneys excentuate this passive solar home design. Read Less