Education:  UC Berkeley, M.Arch with Distinction, 1985. UC Berkeley, B.A. with majors in architecture and landscape architecture,1981.

Place of Birth:  Sacramento.

Favorite City: London.

Favorite Building:  San Sebastian Airport by Calatrava. Not only is it a stunning structure, but also my daughter juggled and kicked a soccer ball in the main terminal and nobody cared.

Favorite Meal: Downtown Berkeley….Trattoria Corso….Fantastic sea bass!

Favorite Sport:   Baseball. The Midsummer and Fall Classics…they’re the best.  On Sundays, I still attempt to play nine innings in my old-guys league for the San Francisco Seals of BAMSBL.

Heroes:  Jackie Robinson and my dad.

Spare Time: Spending it with family……and a little on a baseball diamond.

Best Vacation: Australia, Europe, Canada, China, Alaska, Hawaii, Boston, Chicago, LA, Miami, NYC, Seattle, the California Coast and Sea Ranch.

Duration at ELS:  Since 1983.

What Else:  Living in Piedmont, California with my bride, Karen and our labs, Molly and Ruby. Our children, Erin and Nate, are nearly “out of the nest.” Erin is attending medical school at Columbia University, College and Physicians and Surgeons, and Nate is an undergraduate at USC’s Marshall School of Business.


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