With over 23 years of experience in the field of architecture and construction management my work has included the management of an Architectural Division as Senior Vice President with a staff of over 30, as well as operating a Residential Design Firm. My work load has entailed a wide range of project types including; the roll out of Tommy’s Original Hamburger, the expansion of Kentucky Fried Chicken in 8 western states, dev. of specification books for multiple clients including Wicks Lumber and Gold’s Gym Corporate for a national franchisee program, design of Gold’s Gym Fitness facilities, dev. of 100 acre plus shopping centers across California with anchor tenants that include Lowes - Home Depot - Kohl’s - Best Buy and Virgin Records and the expansion of America’s Tire Company across the U.S. For 2.5 years I worked with Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market directly involved with site acquisitions, planning, architectural design and entitlements in So. Cal. market with Bergman Dev. We successfully entitled over 65 locations.
I have worked with Disneyland-Anaheim, CA in successfully completing a 3.5 million dollar kitchen renovation located in Tomorrowland Terrace and the completion of two pre-fabricated buildings located in the back lots of Fantasyland and Festival Arena that included a kitchen facility, character changing rooms and an entertainment green room for live entertainment. I have designed hundreds of homes ranging from over 12,000 square foot single family custom homes to 80 acre tract dev. including condominium communities. I have been successful in entitling hundreds of dev. in multiple states and excel in the areas of site design, arch. design and solving complicated site constraints. My astute involvement in the dev. process includes demographic studies, schematic design, site negotiations and acquisitions, entitlement process, construction document production, obtaining required const. permits and const. admin. all the way through project turn over.