Mary Bartlett Obtains WELL AP Credentials

The WELL Accredited Professional (WELL AP) credential denotes expertise in the WELL Building Standard and a commitment to advancing human health and wellness in buildings and communities around the world. As we transition back to the office, Marmon Mok takes priority in our employees health and wellness and we are committed to ensuring our employees thrive in the space they work.

ArchiTalk

When our partners aren’t architect-ing, they’re archi-talking, and this fall has been busy for conferences and speaking engagements.

  • In October, Tiffany Long teamed up with Jhiah Chang of ZGF and Sam O’Connor of JE Dunn Construction to discuss how we’re working toward improved women and children’s health and hospital facilities design at Texas A&M’s Fall 2019 Architecture-for-Health Visiting Lecture Series.
  • In October, Mary Bartlett spoke at the 2019 National Association of State Facility Administrators Conference in Hartford, CT about how the new TxDOT Stassney Campus will be a government workplace of the future.
  • In September, Mary Bartlett spoke with her fellow panelists on “Leaders of the Future: How to Identify, Nurture, & Retain Them” at the CMAA 2019 National Conference & Trade Show in Orlando, FL.
  • In September, Greg Houston gave the keynote for THSADA on the Northside ISD Gymnasium and what athletic directors can expect when undertaking a new athletic facility.
Cindy De Hoyos Achieves EDAC

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

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!

Steve Souter Receives AIA San Antonio Legacy Award

For 48 years, Steve has been an active and essential part of the architecture community. He has upheld a professionalism and integrity that is second to none in the profession of architecture. Steve’s contributions to Marmon Mok are innumerable and he continues to work with a passion and dedication that is rare to find in any practice. Anyone who has had the pleasure to know him and work with him is a better person because of it and the practice of architecture would not be the same without Steve Souter. Congratulations Steve, we cannot think of someone more deserving of AIA San Antonio’s Legacy Award.

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!

Marmon Mok Named Top Workplace 2019

Marmon Mok is deeply honored to be named in the San Antonio Express News Top Workplaces for 2019. A special thank you to each member of the Marmon Mok family; it is your passion and unwavering commitment to outstanding work that makes us better every day. Congratulations team!

Angel Garcia Named Partner

Marmon Mok is pleased to announce the promotion of Angel Garcia, AIA, LEED AP, REFP to Partner. As Design Director, Angel is an integral design leader, consistently elevating the quality of architectural design and service provided by the firm. Angel leads with patience, creativity, and a guiding mentorship that encourages learning and growth. He is recognized for his collaborative spirit by staff, consultants, and clients. Angel is currently serving on the UTSA Architecture Advocacy and Advisory Council, volunteers for the St. Matthew Parish Building Committee, has served as a Board Member of Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, mentored students as a design juror for the UTSA Architecture Program, and was the AIA representative on the 2016 City of San Antonio Comprehensive Plan Committee. Please join us in congratulating Angel for his design leadership and elevation in the firm.

Joining Marmon Mok in 1996, Angel’s design work includes the Bexar County Public Works Office Building, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center expansion, Alamodome Final IV renovations, Texas Organ Sharing Alliance San Antonio Headquarters, Texas Department of Transportation Consolidated Campus in Austin, Universal City Public Library, City of San Antonio Lila Cockrell Theatre renovation, Dr. John Folks Middle School, Alamo Colleges campus master plans, San Antonio Airport Terminal I Renovation, and San Antonio Airport roadway realignment and long term parking garage.

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.