Objective

Mr. Lake is looking for new opportunities to continue on the path of being a well-rounded architect and town planner within the realm of socially, economically and environmentally sustainable design.

Summary

Mr. Lake is currently a Senior Associate at Torti Gallas and Partners in Silver Spring, Maryland, a firm he has been with for the past eleven years. He plays many roles in the firm, balancing the needs of multiple projects with various firm-wide initiatives. Mr. Lake’s specialty is acting as the liason between planning and architecture and is capable of contributing as a team player at all scales of a project. Sustainability and the New Urbanism have long been interests of his, and he constantly strives to find new means of incorporating appropriate strategies from them to his work. In recent years, Mr. Lake has taken on more project management and client leadership tasks with his ultimate goal being to strike a healthy balance between design and management.

Work History

Work History
Feb 2001 - Present

Senior Associate

Torti Gallas and Partners, Inc.

Work on both architecture and planning in a combined design and project management role. Also involved in a number of firm wide efforts including the Design and Sustainability Committees.

Education

Education
1999 - 2000

M.Arch.

University of Miami
1997 - 2000

M.Arch.

University of Miami
1992 - 1996

B.A.

Bowdoin College

Certifications

Certifications

Member of the Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU)

Congress for the New Urbanism - CNU

Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA)

American Institute of Architects - AIA

Registered Architect

Maryland State Board of Architects

Construction Document Technologist (CDT)

Construction Specifications Institute - CSI

LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP)

US Green Building Council - USGBC