Monty Howard and James Moore present at CEFPI Regional Conference

This week, Monty Howard, Associate Partner, and James Moore, Project Manager, participated in educational sessions with our clients for the Council of Education Facility Planners International Southern Regional Conference held in San Antonio. 4-15-2015

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Honoring Harvey Marmon’s Legacy

Marmon Mok partners, staff, colleagues and friends mourn the recent passing of our beloved founder, Harvey V. Marmon, FAIA. Harvey led by example with a high standard of integrity and ethics. He was an outstanding mentor to young architects, developing their architectural skills and instilling in them a high level of professionalism and quality. Even in retirement, Harvey maintained an enthusiastic interest in our accomplishments. Our love and support go out to the Marmon family and Harvey’s many friends and colleagues. To view his life story. 4-14-2015

Springing in New Staff

In the past few months Marmon Mok has added new staff members to the firm; please join us in welcoming them. Roland De La Garza comes to MM with over 28 years of experience in education and institutional projects; he has jumped right in on the Alamodome Renovation/Expansion project. Catharine Klepac is an interior designer who joined the firm starting work on the Clarity Child Guidance Center. Samantha Ruiz is our new receptionist who brings a welcoming energy to our staff and guests. Laurie McKinney has over 29 years of experience as an architect specializing in project management and construction administration; she has begun work on the SAWS Service Center project. Haydeé Muñoz, marketing specialist, has experience in graphic design, marketing, public relations and publishing for the arts industry. Joe Gruzinsky is our spring intern who is studying at the University of Cincinnati. 4-6-2015

MM Boogied at NIRSA

Each year Marmon Mok participates in the National Intramural-Recreation Sports Association (NIRSA) Annual Conference. This year we traveled to Grapevine, TX for the conference, sponsored the NIRSA Foundation Golf Tournament, boogied at the expo with our new MM Boogie Bots and held a client appreciation dinner. Mattie Cofer and Shawn Bacon greet many clients and friends in the Marmon Mok expo booth. 4-3-2015

Providing an “Extensive Facelift” to the Trinity University Bell Athletic Center

Our Recreation Sports team is currently working on the renovation of and addition to the Bell Athletic Center at Trinity University. The $14.2 million project is scheduled to begin construction in September 2015. Renovations will include an Olympic strength training room, upgraded locker rooms, natatorium upgrades and new bleachers in the gymnasium. Also, a new fitness center will be added that will house state-of-the-art equipment for recreation and wellness activities. Check out the full story at the Trinity University Campus News page. 3-4-15

Northside ISD Gymnasium in Full Swing

Recently, the Marmon Mok team completed 100% Construction Documents for the Northside ISD new sports gymnasium. The 2,500-seat gym is part of the 2010 School Bond. See more information about the project in the February issue of InsideNorthside Lessons Newsletter on page 7. 2-27-2015

Alamodome Renovations for 2018 NCAA Final Four

The City of San Antonio won the bid to host the 2018 NCAA Men’s Final Four basketball championship. On January 13 the San Antonio City Council approved the award for the Turner/Marmon Mok/Populous design-build contract to renovate the Alamodome in preparation for the event. Numerous improvements include a shaded north plaza, widened mezzanine concourses on the east and west sides, a new multi-purpose media room, and high definition and wireless technology. See this link for additional details. 1-13-15

Happy New Year!

Our staff is back from the holidays and Marmon Mok is off to a great year, with several new projects in design: the University of Texas Health Science Center MARC Plaza Medical Office Building, Potranco YMCA/Library adaptive-reuse, and Andrews Air Force Base Exchange. 1-5-15