John is a Principal in the Los Angeles office with more than 30 years of experience in architectural design and implementation. As the Southwest Regional Design Realization Leader, John has a unique talent for coordinating complicated building systems for large, complex projects such as airports and tall buildings. He served as a technical director on the Shanghai Tower, which is the world’s second tallest tower. John’s other notable projects include the Westin DEN Hotel and Transit Center, the Las Vegas Monorail, and the Ritz-Carlton Hotel at LA Live. As a Studio Leader for the Aviation and Transportation practice area, John’s projects include international airport terminals in Atlanta, San Diego, Los Angeles, and Incheon, South Korea. John is an active member of the AIA and serves on the Building Performance and Regulations Committee.