Guiding King High School Students Toward Success

Jonathan SwindleWKMC News

Left to Right: Chris Hansen, WKMC Design Drafter; Ms. Karen Moorhead, Asst. Principal at King High School; Mr. Esteban Garcia, King High School’s Career & Technology/Drafting Teacher WKMC Architects’ Chris Hansen had the privilege of speaking to a group of King High School students about a career in drafting and engineering.  The ‘2017 King Fest’ Freshman Orientation took place on … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Connie Rivera, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP

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Meet Connie Rivera, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP.  Connie joined the WKMC Architects Team in 2013.  She is a past AIA Corpus Christi Chapter President, and currently serves as VP of Professional Development for the Texas Society of Architects.  Off the clock, Connie enjoys running, reading, jewelry making, and a newly acquired hobby- Home Improvement!  She used to run marathons- Honolulu … Read More

The Future is Now: Why Sustainable Design Begins Today

Jennifer Hilliard, AIA, LEED APExpert Advice

Buildings are not designed to be temporary. Owners investing a large sum of money in the design and construction of a building do not want their investment to become obsolete in 10 to 15 years because the resources required to operate it have become limited and prohibitively expensive. That’s why to build now is to build for the future. This … Read More

LEED by Example: Designing a Sustainable Future

Jonathan SwindleExpert Advice

In design and construction, technology and sustainability go hand in hand. Finding ways to reduce energy is more than a design trend; it is the evolution of an industry and changes the way we look at construction. Technology helps architects and project teams work smarter to design sustainable buildings that maximize efficiency. To help foster accountability and excellence in sustainable … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Sandra Disisto

Jonathan SwindleEmployee Spotlight

Our employees are what truly make WKMC a fun place to work.  Meet Sandra Disisto, WKMC’s Administrative Assistant and Business Development Team Member.  Sandra has been with WKMC for almost two years.  She left for a brief period, but missed us too much and had to come back.  Without her, our design professionals would be lost! Her ‘happy place’ consists … Read More

Central Builders, Inc. Receives 2016 ‘Excellence in Construction’ Award with WKMC Building Design

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The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) South Texas Chapter awarded Central Builders, Inc. (CBI) their 2016 Excellence in Construction Eagle Award for outstanding work on the construction of a WKMC-designed HEB location in the Village Plaza at Bunker Hill in Houston, Texas. Awarded at the ABC-South Texas Chapter’s annual awards gala in San Antonio, the project took home top honors … Read More