Community Centered Projects

Ramada at Gocio Elementary School Permaculture Garden

Ramada at Gocio Elementary School Permaculture Garden – 2017

I welcome the chance to contribute my design and problem solving skills to building projects that help my community, and have been very fortunate to have been given these opportunities.

Rain Water Cisterns at Geraldson Community Farm

Rain Water Cisterns at Geraldson Community Farm – 2012

Whether the work concerns improving the sustainability of our built environment, facilitating the work of other organizations in the community, or improving the opportunities for people born into resource-deprived situations, I think it’s my obligation to help.

Veterans' Memorial at Patriots' Park in Venice

Veterans’ Memorial at Patriots’ Park (George Palermo Architect) -2002

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

While this is a practice that I have maintained for a long time, I’m just now learning that it’s called Social Entrepreneurship.

Radio Station Build-out - Recording Studio

Station Build-Out for WSLR 96.5 LPFM Community Radio – 2012 (with Mark Binder)

Like many professionals, I believe my skills and abilities are a result of the work and contributions of many people over the years, and it’s important to give something back.

Maritime Arts and Inspiration Center, Andros Island, Bahamas

Maritime Arts and Inspiration Center, Andros Island, Bahamas – 2003 (with Sean McLendon)

I think this kind of work builds a more fulfilling career and life.

Stone Masonry Landscape Wall at Escuela Primaria Emiliano Zapata, Morelos, Mexico

Landscape Wall at Escuela Primaria Emiliano Zapata, Morelos, Mexico – 1997 (Univ. Washington)