Edgar Farrera Leads Austin Office

Join us in welcoming Edgar Farrera, NCARB, LEED AP to Marmon Mok as Associate Partner and Leader for our Austin office. A firm believer in the power of design to enable positive change, Edgar serves as our Austin office leader. Leveraging 30 years of expertise in design, development, facility operations, and project management, Edgar guides teams and clients in crafting places and experiences that nurture people, elevate organizations, and strengthen communities.

Tiffany Long Promoted to Partner & Recipient of the SABJ's 40 Under 40 Award

The partners at Marmon Mok were excited to announce the promotion of Tiffany to Partner. Tiffany has focused her career on healthcare design, and currently serves as Marmon Mok’s Design Team Project Manager for the 700,000 SF University Health System’s Women’s and Children’s Hospital, one of the largest healthcare building programs in Texas. Just a few short weeks later, Tiffany was the recipient of San Antonio Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Award. Click the link to read a feature article showcased in San Antonio Woman Magazine SHOWCASE: Tiffany Long – Marmon Mok Architecture | San Antonio Woman Magazine (sawoman.com).

Texas Federation for Advanced Manufacturing (FAME) / Bexar County Workforce Training Center

 

This facility is the result of three years of planning and several workforce initiatives to help advanced manufacturing industry partners solve critical skill gaps. The Workforce Training Center, operated by Texas FAME will provide scarce skills training. The center will encompass approximately 30,000 SF and is intended to be highly flexible to adapt to the evolving needs of workforce training, and will include classroom and hands-on instruction.

Read this article for more information Bexar County plans $13.15M workforce training facility at Brooks – San Antonio Business Journal (bizjournals.com).

Stephen Souter Retires After 50 Years with Marmon Mok

Marmon Mok hosted a retirement party at Club Giraud where we honored Partner Stephen Souter, FAIA, who on May 1st celebrates 50 years at Marmon Mok. He has left a lasting impression on the clients, teaming partners, and employees he has worked with over the past five decades, and the respect and admiration we all have for him filled the air. Numerous long-time friends and colleagues traveled from across the country to be here for this momentous celebration. Steve will be missed greatly, but his legacy as an architect and community leader will live on. He will spend his free days with his beautiful wife Jill traveling the globe and visiting friends and family across the country. CONGRATULATIONS STEVE!

Frost Tower San Antonio Opens

As Interior Architect, Marmon Mok designed the interior finish out for 15 floors of the new Frost Tower to be occupied by Frost Bank. All floors contain curated art collections and custom furniture made from live oaks that were harvested from the property. A contemporary design aesthetic is applied throughout each floor, with a focus on integration of modern technology and full utilization of the abundant natural light. Last week we had the wonderful opportunity to celebrate with our client at their official opening; thank you for letting us be part of your history!

COSA SE Service Center Wins Texas APWA Project of the Year

Congratulations to the City of San Antonio for taking home the Texas American Public Works Association Project of the Year award in their category for the new South East Service Center. We are honored to have played a small role in helping our City better serve the people of San Antonio and, as always, to have worked with our Design/Build team member SpawGlass.

Greg Ferguson, AIA

Congratulations to our very own Greg Ferguson! He passed the ARE and is an official architect of Marmon Mok. We have to say, AIA looks great next to your name! We’re extremely proud of you.

Emily S.C. Rivera Achieves EDAC

Continuing education is essential for our architects to remain some of the best in the business. We’re proud to announce Emily S.C. Rivera, Associate Project Architect and member of our Healthcare team, has achieved her Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification or EDAC. This rigorous exam’s five sections test evidence-based design in healthcare, the research process, the pre-design process, construction, and occupancy. Congratulations Emily!