Sheldon Catarino, OAA, AAA, MRAIC, NCARB, LEED AP

Principal

Sheldon is an experienced design architect with leadership and management skills. He has been an Associate at WASA Architects in New York, and most recently a senior Associate and Principal at Kasian Architects where he lead the Commercial Market.  

As a project leader, Sheldon has led large multi-disciplinary groups, and is a “hands-on” architect who is as focused on the design and the detailing as the project execution on site.  He has led complex urban projects that incorporate transportation hubs with mixed use developments. 

Freshii Restaurant  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Cumulus Architects Inc.  2016

Freshii Restaurant

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Cumulus Architects Inc.

2016

Greater Toronto Airport Authority Terminal 1 Masterplan  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architects Inc.  2015

Greater Toronto Airport Authority Terminal 1 Masterplan

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architects Inc.

2015

Liberty Pavilion  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Cumulus Architects Inc.  2015

Liberty Pavilion

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Cumulus Architects Inc.

2015

Pratt Institute Myrtle Hall  Brooklyn, NY  Director in Charge Studio A @ WASA Architects  2007

Pratt Institute Myrtle Hall

Brooklyn, NY

Director in Charge
Studio A @ WASA Architects

2007

Hazelton Lanes (Yorkville Village) Redevelopment  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Cumulus Architects Inc. with Kasian Architects Inc. & First Capital  In Progress

Hazelton Lanes (Yorkville Village) Redevelopment

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Cumulus Architects Inc. with Kasian Architects Inc. & First Capital

In Progress

Hofstra Theatre and Music Hall  Hemptsead, NY  Director in Charge Studio A @ WASA Architects  2004

Hofstra Theatre and Music Hall

Hemptsead, NY

Director in Charge
Studio A @ WASA Architects

2004

3080 Yonge & Lawrence Subway Entrance  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architects Inc. & First Capital  2015

3080 Yonge & Lawrence Subway Entrance

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architects Inc. & First Capital

2015

Brooklyn Academy of Music Restoration  New York, NY  Director in Charge Studio A @ WASA Architects  2003-2007

Brooklyn Academy of Music Restoration

New York, NY

Director in Charge
Studio A @ WASA Architects

2003-2007

Leadership Experience

Principal in Charge - Cumulus Architects
CN Tower Observation Deck Revitalization, Toronto
Gateway Entertainment Centre, Ontario
Billy Bishop Airport, Retail Locations, Toronto
Pearson International Airport, Terminals 1 and 3, Retail Locations, Mississauga
Pearson Terminal 3 Node ‘B’ Duty Free, Mississauga
Eastern Avenue Data Centre, Toronto
Yorkville Village (Formerly Hazelton Lanes) Redevelopment, Toronto - First Capital
3080 Yonge Street, Toronto - First Capital/TTC
Liberty Gardens Pavilion, Toronto
Rolex Boutique, Two Locations, Ontario
Raffi Jewellers Square One, Mississauga, Ontario
Freshii Restaurant, Toronto
Consilium Place Masterplan, Toronto
600 Consilium Office Building, Toronto
Zinc Laneway Office Building, Toronto
121 Davenport Road Development, Toronto
Ontario Science Centre Development Master Plan, Toronto

Principal in Charge - Kasian Architecture
Greater Toronto Airport Authority - 409 Lands-Transit Hub Masterplan
Greater Toronto Airport Authority - Baggage Handling Facility, Toronto
Lynn Williams Liberty Village, Toronto
Kings Club Development, Toronto - First Capital and Urbancorp
Hazelton Lanes Redevelopment, Toronto - phased tenant renovations
Curzon Condominiums, Toronto
Epic Condominiums, Toronto
Consilium Place, Toronto - Kevric
3080 Yonge Street, Toronto - First Capital
Parkway Mall, Toronto - First Capital
Humbertown Mall, Toronto - First Capital
Hazelton Lanes Redevelopment, Toronto - First Capital
Consilium Place Redevelopment Plan, Toronto
St. Thomas Elgin Consolidated Courthouse, St. Thomas (P3-AFP), St. Thomas

Studio A @ WASA Architects
VIP Residence, New York City
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn - phased restoration and renovations
Hofstra Theatre and Music Hall, Hempstead
Women’s Interart Center, New York
37th Street Arts - Dance Theatre Manhattan, New York City
Pratt University Myrtle Hall - Academic Building, Brooklyn 

Thanhauser Esterson Kapell Architects P.C.
Joe Boxer, New York City - retail offices
Hampton TEK offices, New York City
Venture House, New York City
Thoughbubble Productions, New York City
Maurice Villency, New York City
American Cancer Society Headquarters Adaptive Reuse
Nautica Interior Design, New York City
Insight, New York City
Fross Zelnick, New York City
Coalition, New York City
Impath Labs, New York City
Definition IV, New York City
BDM International, New York City

 

Work Experience

Principal and Director
Cumulus Architects                                                           2015–Present 

Principal & Commercial Market Sector Lead
Kasian Architecture Ontario Incorporated, Toronto             2012–2015

Associate
Kasian Architecture Ontario Incorporated, Toronto             2007–2012

Director and Senior Associate
Studio A @ WASA Architects, New York                             2005–2007

Senior Associate
Thanhauser Esterson Kapell Architects, New York               1995–2005

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Paul Szaszkiewicz, OAA, AAA, MRAIC

Principal

Paul is an experienced design team leader and skilled management expert having served as Senior Principal and Director at some of Canada’s leading architectural practices.  

Paul has led multi-disciplinary design teams for some of Canada’s largest and most complex academic medical centres, civic buildings and mixed use developments.  In each case Paul led team based design teams that collaborated to arrive at functional, pragmatic and elegant solutions recognized with multiple design awards.

Ministry of Transportation Operations Centre  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc  2015

Ministry of Transportation Operations Centre

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc

2015

Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.  2006

Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.

2006

Escarpment Cancer Research Institute  Hamilton, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.  2014

Escarpment Cancer Research Institute

Hamilton, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

2014

City of North Vancouver Public Library  North Vancouver, BC  Principal in Charge Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.  2006

City of North Vancouver Public Library

North Vancouver, BC

Principal in Charge
Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.

2006

Peter Gilgan Centre, Sickkids Hospital  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.  2008

Peter Gilgan Centre, Sickkids Hospital

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.

2008

Tommy Douglas Branch Library  Burnaby, BC  Principal in Charge Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.  2008

Tommy Douglas Branch Library

Burnaby, BC

Principal in Charge
Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.

2008

Bellini Cancer & Goodmans Research Centre, McGill University  Montreal, QC  Principal in Charge Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.  2008

Bellini Cancer & Goodmans Research Centre, McGill University

Montreal, QC

Principal in Charge
Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc.

2008

Pan Am Venue  Hamilton, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.  2013

Pan Am Venue

Hamilton, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

2013

Leadership Experience

Principal in Charge - Cumulus Architects
Gateway Entertainment Centres, 14 Across Ontario (Northern, South Western, Central Bundles)
Owner’s Technical Review, VIVA York Region, Vaughan, Cornwall + Pioneer Village
University Health Network Emergency Department Study, Toronto
SickKids Hospital Titan EM Suite, Toronto
University Health Network, Biobank IPD, Toronto
Master Plan Forensic Inpatient, CAMH, Toronto
College Street Mixed-use Development, Toronto
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning, Renovations, Sickkids Hospital
Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre, Hamilton
Atlas Global Health, Surgical Centre, Richmond Hill  
Western Fair Redevelopment Plan, London
The Junction Performing Arts & Cultural HUB Masterplan, Sudbury

Principal in Charge - Kasian Architecture Ontario Incorporated
UOIT Regent Theatre Renovation, Oshawa
Escarpment Cancer Research Institute, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton
University Health Network, Integrated Learning Centre, Toronto
Niagara College International Student Centre, Wellington
Quinte Consolidated Courthouse, Belleville (AFP), Belleville
St. Thomas Elgin Consolidated Courthouse, St. Thomas (AFP), St. Thomas
Pan Am Venues, Hamilton, Milton and York University (AFP)
TO2015 Ministry of Transportation Compass: TOC & MERO, Toronto
Women’s College Hospital Redevelopment, Toronto (AFP)
St. Michael’s Hospital Redevelopment, Toronto (AFP)
Grand Genesis Surgical Centre, Richmond Hill
Centre for Cosmetic Surgery, Newmarket Farmhouse, Creemore
Manulife Financial, Space Standards & Test Fits, Bloor St., Toronto
Metrolinx Wolfedale Operations Centre, Mississauga

Principal in Charge - Diamond and Schmitt Architects Incorporated
SickKids Research and Education Tower, Toronto
Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Toronto
Tommy Douglas Library, Burnaby
City of North Vancouver Library & Civic Plaza - LEED Gold
UBC Life Sciences Centre, Vancouver - USGBC LEED Gold
McGill University Bellini Cancer & Goodmans Research Centre - LEED Gold
Vancouver General Hospital Prostate Research Centre
Cardinal Carter Wing Expansion, Toronto
St. Michael’s Hospital Women’s Health Clinic, Toronto
Westface Capital Corporate Interior, 2 Bloor Street, Toronto
Riverside Loft Renovation, New York
City of North VancouverBlock 31 Precinct Plan (1M sqft Mixed Use)

 

Work Experience

Principal and Director
Cumulus Architects                                                          2015–Present 

Senior Principal & Managing Principal
Kasian Architecture Ontario Incorporated, Toronto            2009–2015 

Principal and Director
Diamond Schmitt Architects Incorporated, Toronto            2002–2008

Intern Architect
A.J. Diamond and Company, Toronto                                  1996–2002

Exhibit Designer
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto                                          1993–1995

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QHC Belleville General Sills Wing Redevelopment  Belleville, ON  Principal in Charge Health Strategy Architects Ltd.  2010

QHC Belleville General
Sills Wing Redevelopment

Belleville, ON

Principal in Charge
Health Strategy Architects Ltd.

2010

Patsy Poulin, OAA, MRAIC

Principal

Patsy Poulin brings 35 years of experience teaming with healthcare providers in the development of facilities within Ontario and across Canada. Initial acute care experience included Master Planning, renovations and new construction of a research facility for SickKids Hospital, Toronto’s first innovative LBRP unit and a Canadian Forces Hospital in Halifax, NS.

 A funding focus on new facilities for a the frail elderly with physical and cognitive challenges led to development of the Freeport Health Care Village in Kitchener, awarded the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Accessibility, Perley and Rideau Veterans Health Centre in Ottawa and complex care, specialized rehabilitation and LTC facilities across Ontario.

As  a lead resource for strategic long range planning Patsy has led Master Plans and MOHLTC submissions guiding the redevelopment of multiple community hospitals and community-based care facilities.  Since 2010, AFP project delivery has evolved Patsy’s role to concept and clinical design lead for recent pursuits including Women’s College Hospital, Joseph Brant Hospital, St Michael’s Hospital, the New Oakville Hospital, St Joseph’s Mental Health and Stanton Territorial Hospital, Yellowknife

Brockville General Hospital  Brockville, ON  Principal in Charge Health Strategy Architects Ltd.  2005

Brockville General Hospital

Brockville, ON

Principal in Charge
Health Strategy Architects Ltd.

2005

Women's College Hospital  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.  2010

Women's College Hospital

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

2010

New Oakville Hospital  Oakville, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.  2011

New Oakville Hospital

Oakville, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

2011

Hastings and Prince Edward Public Health Unit  Belleville, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.  2014

Hastings and Prince Edward Public Health Unit

Belleville, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

2014

Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre  St. Catherines, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.  2012

Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre

St. Catherines, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

2012

UHN Toronto Western Hospital Gamma Knife Centre  Toronto, ON  Principal in Charge Health Strategy Architects Ltd.  2005

UHN Toronto Western Hospital Gamma Knife Centre

Toronto, ON

Principal in Charge
Health Strategy Architects Ltd.

2005

Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre  Hamilton, ON  Principal in Charge Patsy Poulin Architect Inc.  2016

Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre

Hamilton, ON

Principal in Charge
Patsy Poulin Architect Inc.

2016

QHC Belleville Multi-phase Emergency, Ambulatory Care, & Surgicial Redevelopment  Belleville, ON  Principal in Charge Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.  2012

QHC Belleville Multi-phase Emergency, Ambulatory Care, & Surgicial Redevelopment

Belleville, ON

Principal in Charge
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

2012

Leadership Experience

Principal in Charge - Cumulus Architects
Health Prince Edward Island, Master Plan Mental Health & Addictions System, PEI
Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre, Hamilton
Michael Garron Hospital, AFP Pursuit, RFP Stage, Toronto
Sick Kids Modular Clinic Redevelopment Prototype, Toronto
SickKids Krios TEM Suite, Toronto
Humber River Hospital CT and MRI Replacement, Toronto
CAMH Wellness Center and Atrium, Toronto
CAMH Forensics Building, Phase 1D, Toronto
Huronia Transition Homes - Operation Grow Redevelopment, Midland
Parkdale Public Health Unit, Toronto
Forest Ridge Health Preliminary Design Study, Toronto
Humber River Hospital, Chemotherapy Pharmacy Renovation, Toronto
University Health Network Plan B Master Plan, Toronto
St. Joseph’s Nuclear Medicine and MRI Suite, Toronto
South Bruce Grey Healthcare Site Master Plan, Toronto

Principal in Charge - Patsy Poulin Architect
Atlas Healthcare Surgical Centre, Richmond Hill
South Bruce Grey Healthcare Building Condition Assessment and Master Plan, Kincardine

Principal in Charge - Kasian Architecture Ontario Incorporated
Parkdale Public Health Unit, Queen St, Toronto
Hastings and Prince Edward Public Health Unit, Belleville
Atikokan General Hospital Phase 1 Acute Care expansion, Atikokan
Hotel Dieu Shaver Health and Rehabilitation Centre, Rehabilitation expansion, St. Catharines
QHC Belleville, Multi-phase Emergency, Ambulatory Care and Surgical redevelopment, Belleville
Hamilton Urban Core Family Health Team -Stage 1 submission, Hamilton
West Park Healthcare, Chronic Assistive Lung Disease Unit, Toronto
Stanton Territorial Hospital, Yellowknife
Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington (AFP)
New Oakville Hospital, Oakville (AFP)
St Josephs Mental Health, London and St. Thomas (AFP)
St Michael’s Hospital Redevelopment, Toronto (AFP)
Women’s College Hospital Redevelopment, Toronto (AFP)
Groves Memorial Hospital Master Plan, Fergus
Campbellford Memorial Hospital, Campbellford
QHC Prince Edward County, Picton
West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Grimsby

Principal in Charge - Health Strategy Architects Incorporated
Toronto East General Hematology and Oncology Clinic and DI and Dialysis Redevelopment, Toronto
UHN Toronto Western Gamma Knife addition and Multiple Renovation Projects, Toronto
QHC Belleville General Birthing and Pediatrics Sills Wing Complex Care and Rehabilitation Addition, Belleville
QHC Trenton Memorial Complex Care Inpatient unit, DI Additions and Renovations, Trenton
West Park Healthcare Centre Acquired Brain Injury Unit, new LTC Development and Mycobacterial Lung Disease Unit, Toronto
Covenant House Toronto Mosaic House Transitional Living Renovation, Toronto
Beijing Toronto International Hospital, China
University of Toronto Centre for Function and Well-being, Toronto
CAMH Neuroscience and Epigenetics Lab Renovations, Toronto
CAMH Nerochemical Pathology Lab Renovations, Toronto
CAMH 10-year Master Plan, Toronto, Toronto
CAMH Queen St. Laundry Conversion, Toronto
West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Master Plan, Grimsby
Hotel Dieu Shaver Hospital Master Plan and Rehabilitation Centre, St. Catharines
South Grey Bruce Health Centre Kincardine Master Plan
South Grey Bruce Health Centre Markdale Hospital
Atikokan General Hospital Master Plan and Redevelopment
Campbellford Memorial Hospital Master Plan
Brockville General Hospital Master Plan and Acute Care Expansion
Willard Hall Covenant House, Toronto

Associate - NORR Parthnership
Freeport Healthcare Village, Kitchener
St. Thomas-Elgin Complex Care and Rehabilitation Addition, St. Thomas
Perley and Rideau Veterans LTC Redevelopment, Ottawa
Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, NS
Wellesley Hospital Learning Disabilities Research Program Redevelopment, Toronto
CAMH The Donwood Ambulatory Care Addition and Renovations, Toronto
Covenant House Redevelopment, Toronto

Project Architect - Govan Kaminker
SickKids Hospital Elizabeth McMaster Research Facility, Toronto
SickKids Hospital Master Plan, Toronto
Canadian Forces Hospital, Halifax

Work Experience

Principal and Director
Cumulus Architects Inc. Toronto                                   2016–Present

Principal and Director
Patsy Poulin Architect Inc. Toronto                                   2015–2016

Principal and Ontario Healthcare Market Lead
Kasian architecture Ontario Incorporated, Toronto            2006–2015

Principal
Health Strategy Architects Ltd, Toronto                            1994–2006

Associate
NORR Partnership Ltd., Toronto                                         1986–1994

 

Credentials

Former Board Member
Four Villages CHC Toronto                                                 2001–2004

OHA Lean Health Care Yellow Belt Certification                 2015

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Joseph Moro, OAA, MRAIC, LEED AP

Studio Director

Joseph is a senior design architect with extensive experience with large international commercial projects, P3 pursuit and project delivery, justice, transportation infrastructure and heritage project expertise, and a proven ability to meet project design requirements on time and within budget. His management expertise with creative and technical teams in various environments inspires trust and helps him lead high performance teams to deliver quality results.

Kingsway Entertainment Centre  In progress  Sudbury, Ontario  Cumulus Architects Inc.

Kingsway Entertainment Centre

In progress

Sudbury, Ontario

Cumulus Architects Inc.

Kingsway Entertainment Centre  In progress  Sudbury, Ontario  Cumulus Architects Inc.

Kingsway Entertainment Centre

In progress

Sudbury, Ontario

Cumulus Architects Inc.

Waterloo Region Consolidated Courthouse  Completed 2013  Kitchener, Ontario  NORR Architects Inc.

Waterloo Region Consolidated Courthouse

Completed 2013

Kitchener, Ontario

NORR Architects Inc.

Union Station Revitalization  In progress  Toronto, Ontario  NORR Architects Inc.

Union Station Revitalization

In progress

Toronto, Ontario

NORR Architects Inc.

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Gateway Entertainment Centres, North Bundle, Ontario

NORR Architects
New Toronto Courthouse, Toronto (AFP)
A. Grenville and William Davis Courthouse Addition, New Entrance, and Security Upgrade, Brampton
Surrey Courthouse Renovation and Addition
Ten X Sports Club – Interior Fit-up, Hotel X, C.N.E., Toronto
Eglinton Crosstown LRT (Metrolinx), Toronto (AFP)
Region of Waterloo Stage 1 Light Rail Project – Tricity Transit Systems, Waterloo (AFP)
St. Thomas Consolidated Courthouse, St. Thomas (AFP)
Waterloo Region Consolidated Courthouse, Kitchener (AFP)
Union Station Revitalization Project, Toronto
North Bay Memorial Gardens Renovation

 

Work Experience

Studio Director
Cumulus Architects                                                         2017–Present 

Associate
NORR Architects                                                              2009–2017

Senior Project Director
Brisbin Brook Beynon Architects                                      2004–2009

Project Manager
architectsAlliance Architects                                            2002–2004

 

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Mark Wronski, OAA, MRAIC, CAHP, LEED AP

Studio Director

Mark has recently joined the Cumulus team bringing 21 years of extensive experience in conservation assessment, architectural design, contract documents, and contract administration for large heritage buildings and sites. Mark’s work frequently involved consultation with multi-partied stakeholder groups as part of the design and implementation stages for these projects. He has proven experience in the coordination of large engineering teams for the retrofit and adaptive reuse of existing buildings and the conservation of historic landmarks. During the last five years he has been Project Architect at Taylor Hazell for the conservation of Casa Loma, the exterior stabilization at RC Harris Water Treatment Plant, the exterior restoration of Province House (PEI) and the development of the design and implementation plan for the restoration of the Whitney Block in Toronto for senior ministries of the province.

Gateway Chatham Casino  In Progress  Chatham, Ontario  Cumulus Architects Inc.

Gateway Chatham Casino

In Progress

Chatham, Ontario

Cumulus Architects Inc.

Kingsway Entertainment Centre  In progress  Sudbury, Ontario  Cumulus Architects Inc.

Kingsway Entertainment Centre

In progress

Sudbury, Ontario

Cumulus Architects Inc.

R.C Harris Water Treatment Plant Building Envelope Restoration  Toronto, ON  Taylor Hazell Architects  1994 - 2013  Photo Credit: Shai Gil

R.C Harris Water Treatment Plant Building Envelope Restoration

Toronto, ON

Taylor Hazell Architects

1994 - 2013

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Humber College Urban Ecology Centre  Toronto, ON  Taylor Hazell Architects  2007

Humber College Urban Ecology Centre

Toronto, ON

Taylor Hazell Architects

2007

pROJECt Experience

Cumulus Architects
Gateway Casino and Entertainment Centres, 14 Across Ontario
City of Greater Sudbury Kingsway Integrated Site Plan, Sudbury

Taylor Hazell Architects
Whitney Block Mechanical Rehabilitation, Toronto
Whitney Block Concourse Renovation, Toronto
St. Thomas Consolidated Courthouse PDC
Humber College Urban Ecology Centre, Etobicoke with gH3 Architects
Casa Loma Exterior Restoration Phases 2 - 8, Toronto
R.C. Harris Water Treatment Plant Building Envelope Restoration Multiple Phases, Toronto

 

Work Experience

Studio Director
Cumulus Architects                                                          2018–Present 

Senior Associate - Architect
Taylor Hazell Architect      .                                               1996–2017

Intern Architect
Black & Moffat Architects
Wallman Clewes Bergman Architects                                 1987–1994

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Lisa Tobin, OAA, EDAC

Studio Director

Lisa is a broadly experienced project architect with a background in design and management of large scale complex architectural projects with a focus in healthcare work. She is skilled in managing multiple stakeholders’ interests and multidisciplinary teams from master planning through design and construction. Her experience in medical planning, backed by a broad knowledge of best practice, evidence-based design, accessibility design and infection control, allow her to continuously exceed client expectations. In addition to being a talented design and project manager, Lisa has a solid grasp on the technical skills required to excel in today’s architecture industry.

Milton District Hospital Milton, ON Senior Associate 2017

Milton District Hospital
Milton, ON
Senior Associate
2017

Markham Stouffville Hospital Master Plan Markham, ON Senior Associate  2015

Markham Stouffville Hospital Master Plan
Markham, ON
Senior Associate
2015

St. Catharines Hospital and Walker Family Cancer Centre St. Catharines, ON Senior Associate 2013

St. Catharines Hospital and Walker Family Cancer Centre
St. Catharines, ON
Senior Associate
2013

Queens University – Queen’s Centre & Athletics and Recreation Centre Kingston, ON Senior Associate  2009

Queens University – Queen’s Centre & Athletics and Recreation Centre
Kingston, ON
Senior Associate
2009

pROJECt Experience

Cumulus Architects
Sick Kids Modular Clinic Redevelopment Prototype, Toronto
St. Joseph’s Nuclear Medicine and MRI Suite, Toronto
Humber River Hospital CT and MRI Replacement, Toronto
Humber River Hospital, Chemotherapy Pharmacy Renovation, Toronto

B+H Architects
Healthcare
UHN Toronto Western Hospital Emergency Department Renovation, Toronto
Milton District Hospital, Milton (AFP Completed)
Stanton Territorial Hospital, Yellowknife, NWT (AFP Proposal)
Trinidad Hospital Master Plans – Port of Spain General Hospital, San Fernando
General Hospital, Eric William Medical Sciences Complex, Trinidad
New Western Memorial Regional Health Centre, Corner Brook, NL
UHN Toronto Western Hospital IPD Project, Toronto
St. Michael’s Hospital Redevelopment, Toronto (AFP Proposal)
McMaster Children’s Health Centre, Hamilton (AFP Proposal)
St. Catharines Hospital and Walker Family Cancer Centre, St Catharines (AFP Complete)
Markham Stouffville Hospital Master Plan, Markham
St. Joseph’s Health Centre New Our Lady of Mercy Wing, Toronto
UHN Toronto Western Hospital Helliwell Centre for Medical Education, Toronto
UHN Toronto General Hospital Renovations – Hyperbaric Chamber, Hemodialysis Unit, Interventional Suite, Toronto
UHN Toronto General Hospital Project 2003 Phases 3-5, Toronto

Institutional/Education

York University – Archives of Ontario / York Research Tower, Toronto
University of New Brunswick – Richard J. Currie Centre / Healthy Living Village, Fredericton
Queens University – Queen’s Centre & Athletics and Recreation Centre, Kingston
University of Guelph – Athletics Facility Master Plan, Guelph
York University – The Accolade Project, Toronto
Sheridan Centre for Animation and Emerging Technologies, Oakville

Retail/Commercial

Rideau Centre Expansion, Ottawa
2 Bloor Street West – Podium Renewal and Retail Master Plan, Toronto
CIBC – 750 Lawrence Avenue West Renovations, Toronto

 

Work Experience

Studio Director
Cumulus Architects, Toronto,     .                                      2018–Present

Senior Associate
B+H Architects, Toronto                                 1999–2018

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Chris Chan, OAA

Architect

Chris is an Architect with a wide range of experience with project types, sizes and phases in a variety of project team structures. He has developed an ability to understand and address client needs through thoughtful and practical design solutions. Chris’ interest in adaptive re-use has positioned him to engage with complex and challenging site constraints in order to realize value for clients.

Consistently dedicated to projects from design through construction, Chris is driven to realize concepts which demand a thorough evaluation of infrastructure and program needs to match client design expectations with implementation strategy and budget restrictions.

 

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PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
UHN Toronto General Hospital MPOR Equipment Upgrade, Toronto
Diagnostic Imaging Healthcare Clinic, Saskatoon
CAMH Queen Street Atrium Refresh, Toronto
St. Joseph’s Health Centre MRI, Toronto
Humber River Hospital MRI 3, Toronto
CAMH Neuroinformatics Office, Toronto

Quadrangle Architects
Groupe Média TFO LUV: Virtual Universe Lab, Toronto
400 University Avenue Addition, Toronto
101 McNabb Street Addition, Toronto
Revival 629 Film Production Studio Renovations, Toronto
ZoomerMedia Headquarters Renovations, Toronto
The Bartholomew Condominiums, Toronto
DUKE Condominiums, Toronto
316 Spadina Avenue Adaptive Re-use Feasibility Study, Toronto
CBC Maison de Radio-Canada RFP, Montreal

architectsAlliance
CASA II Condominiums, Toronto
St. Lawrence Market Condominiums, Toronto
MYC Condominiums, Toronto
SkyviewParc Condominums, Queens, New York City
U Condominiums, Toronto
Thousand Bay Condominiums, Toronto
ICE Condominiums, Toronto
155 and 150 Redpath Condominiums, Toronto
Art Shoppe Lofts and Condominiums, Toronto

 

work Experience

Architect
Cumulus Architects                                                       2017–Present

Intern Architect
Quadrangle Architects                                                  2014–2016

Intern Architect
architectsAlliance                                                         2012–2014

 

Vicki Zeng, OAA, LEED AP

Architect

Vicki is an architect with experience of nearly 20 years. As a motivated designer, she has practiced mostly in Canada and China. She has worked on a variety of projects, including commercial complex, high-rise buildings, residential communities, academic and resorts facilities. She believes in integrated design thinking where architecture, interior design and landscaping are crucial in creating a high-quality space. She explores the unique nature of each project, mixing contemporary style with oriental aesthetics, to create a feeling of beauty and unity.

180m High Office Tower, Shenzhen City, China  Complete  Shenzhen City, China  OUR Architectural Design Ltd.

180m High Office Tower, Shenzhen City, China

Complete

Shenzhen City, China

OUR Architectural Design Ltd.

High-rise Residential Building, addition to 100-year old church  Schematic Design  Saskatoon, SK  OUR Architectural Design Ltd.

High-rise Residential Building, addition to 100-year old church

Schematic Design

Saskatoon, SK

OUR Architectural Design Ltd.

Toronto King Liberty Towers at Liberty Village, Toronto ,ON  Complete  Toronto, Ontario  IBI Group Inc.

Toronto King Liberty Towers at Liberty Village, Toronto ,ON

Complete

Toronto, Ontario

IBI Group Inc.

85 Hanna Ave., Liberty Village, Toronto ,ON  Completion  Toronto, Ontario  IBI GROUP Inc.

85 Hanna Ave., Liberty Village, Toronto ,ON

Completion

Toronto, Ontario

IBI GROUP Inc.

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Gateway Entertainment Centre & Casino, Kenora

IBI Group Inc.
Residential Communities at King Liberty District, Toronto
Toronto King Liberty Towers at Liberty Village, Toronto
Toronto Commercial Building, 85 Hanna Ave, Toronto
Golf Clubhouse, Waterloo

OUR Architectural Design Ltd.
High-Rise Residential Building, addition to 100-year old church, Saskatoon
Canada Senior Complex, Regina
Office Tower, Shenzhen City, China
Commercial Complex in Jinan City, China
Commercial Complex in Shijiazhuang City, China
Commercial Complex in Zhengzhou City, China
Residential Communities, Zhongshan City, China
Residential Communities in Nantong City, China
Private Bilingual School of Primary and Secondary, Foshan City, China
Commercial Building Hangzhou City, China
Spanish-Style Sale Centre, Yingkou City, China
Resorts Restaurant and Meeting Facilities, Xinyu City, China
Jiangxi Province Wine Cellar and Office Interior, Dongguan City, China

 

work Experience

Architect                                                             2017–Present
Cumulus Architects Inc.

Senior Associate                                                  2008–2017
OUR Architectural Design Ltd. 

Intermediate Architect                                         2000–2007
IBI Group Inc.                                                   

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Abraham Galway, OAA

Architect

Abe is an experienced architectural designer with expertise in the adaptive reuse and conservation of heritage buildings; having worked on projects with complex phasing requirements and specialized restoration techniques, often within sensitive heritage contexts. 

Abe has developed design proposals and produced construction documents on projects ranging from mixed-use commercial, institutional, retail, single-family and multi-unit residential, to large, complex urban master plans. 

 

Mixed-Use Redevelopment  London, UK  Architectural Assistant Make Architects Ltd.  2007

Mixed-Use Redevelopment

London, UK

Architectural Assistant
Make Architects Ltd.

2007

Liberty Village Freshii  Toronto, ON  Intern Architect Cumulus Architects Inc.  2016

Liberty Village Freshii

Toronto, ON

Intern Architect
Cumulus Architects Inc.

2016

Whitney Block Resortation  Toronto, ON  Intern Architect Taylor Hazell Architects  2014

Whitney Block Resortation

Toronto, ON

Intern Architect
Taylor Hazell Architects

2014

Jardine/Hare Penthouse  London, UK  Intern Architect McDowell+Benedetti  2009

Jardine/Hare Penthouse

London, UK

Intern Architect
McDowell+Benedetti

2009

pROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Raffi Jewellers at Square One, Missisaugua
SickKids Hospital Lobby Renovation, Toronto
Zinc Laneway Office Building, Toronto
South Bruce Grey Healthcare System Building Condition Assessment, Kincardine
Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre
UHN Toronto General Hospital Emergency Department Study
Consilium Place Commerical Office/Retail Development, Scarborough
Freshii Restaurant Liberty Village Franchise, Toronto

Taylor Hazell Architects
Whitney Block Masonry Restoration - Phase 7, Queen’s Park Toronto
Whitney Block Offices, Queen’s Park, Toronto
Legislative Assembly of Ontario, Queen’s Park, Toronto
Province House Masonry Restoration and Stabilization, Charlottetown
The Laura Secord Federal Building Tenant Work, St. Catharines

McDowell+Benedetti Architects
Jardine/Hare Penthouse, London UK
Leonard Street Lofts, London UK
Uttoxeter Masterplan Competition, Uttoxeter UK (1st Place)

Make Architects
Vivaldi Office Tower, Amsterdam NL
Esprit Master Store Concept, DE
Mixed-Use Commercial/Residential Redevelopment, London UK

Allan Murray Architects
New Waverley Masterplan, Edinburgh UK

VIA Architecture Inc
Southeast False Creek Master Plan, Vancouver

 

Work Experience

Architect
Cumulus Architects Inc.                                                    2015–Present

Intern Architect
Taylor Hazell Architects, Toronto                                       2013–2015 

Set Designer
AKA Creative Group, Toronto                                             2011–2012

Intern Architect
McDowell+Benedetti Architects, London, UK                     2008–2009

Architectural Assistant
Make Architects Ltd, London, UK                                       2006–2007

Architectural Assistant
Allen Murray Architects, Edinburgh, UK                              2005

Architectural Assistant
VIA Architecture Inc, Vancouver                                         2004

Architectural Assistant
Murray Arnott Design, Guelph                                            2004

May Wu, M.Arch

Intern Architect

May is an intern architect with a variety of experience in projects ranging from civic and institutional buildings to healthcare and commercial buildings. May has led many of these projects from pre-design planning, to working with city building departments in obtaining zoning and building permit approvals, and eventually in managing and producing drawing sets for tender and construction. Having worked on facilities with lab, education and healthcare programs, she has developed expertise in complex space planning, specialty space specifications and coordination. 

 

 

Yorkville Village Tenant Fit-Out   Toronto, ON  Intern Architect Cumulus Architects Inc.  2016

Yorkville Village Tenant Fit-Out

Toronto, ON

Intern Architect
Cumulus Architects Inc.

2016

Saskatoon Police Headquarter

Saskatoon, SK

Intern Architect
CS&P Architects

2012

Nelson Mandela Park Public School   Toronto, ON  Architectural Designer CS&P Architects  2011

Nelson Mandela Park Public School

Toronto, ON

Architectural Designer
CS&P Architects

2011

Community Common Park Pavilion   Mississauga, ON  Architectural Designer CS&P Architects  2010

Community Common Park Pavilion

Mississauga, ON

Architectural Designer
CS&P Architects

2010

pROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
CAMH Wellness Centre, Toronto
Humber River Hospital CT Room Renovation, Toronto
SickKids PGCRL Titan Krios TEM Suitem, Toronto
Atlas Global Health Surgical Centre, Richmond Hill, Ontario
Yorkville Village (formerly Hazelton Lanes) Tenant Fit-out, Toronto
College Street Mixed-use Development, Toronto

Du Toit Allsopp Hillier
Pan Am Athlete’s Village - Design Compliance Review, Toronto
Gormley Avenue House, Toronto
Government Conference Centre Rehabilitation, Ottawa

Philip Beesley Architects
‘Epiphyte Chamber’ at National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. Seoul, Korea

CS&P Architects
Saskatoon Police Headquarter
Crescent School Renovations, Toronto
CHAT Tanenbaum Hebrew Academy of Toronto - Signage Pacakge, Toronto
Nelson Mandela Park Public School, Toronto
Regent Park Community Centre, Toronto
Community Common Park Washroom Pavilion, Mississauga
Ontario Provincial Police Modernization Project

Reich+Petch Design International
Old Fort Erie Visitor Centre. Fort Erie

Gensler, Los Angeles
Las Vegas Convention Centre Resort and Auto-City Park, Las Vegas

 

Work Experience

Intern Architect
Cumulus Architects                                                       2016–Present

Intern Architect
Du Toit Allsopp Hillier, Toronto                                       2014–2015

Architecture Researcher
Philip Beesley Architects, Toronto                                   2013

Intern Architect
CS&P Architects, Toronto                                               2011–2012

Designer
Reich+Petch Design International, Toronto                      2010–2011

Architectural Designer
CS&P Architects, Toronto                                               2009–2010

Junior Designer
Gensler, Los Angeles                                                      2008

Architectural Designer
Folio Architecture                                                          2008

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Amanda Fics, M.Arch

Intern Architect

Amanda recently completed her Masters at the University of Toronto.  Her thesis focused on introducing community facilities and amenities to the rapidly developing King-Spadina East precinct, exploring an alternative model of programmatic distribution within the podium tower typology. Her strong appreciation for the human experience, combined with a passion for the enhancement of social interaction and public engagement, influences a comprehensive and attentive design approach. 

Amanda has worked on large scale residential developments, entertainment complexes, retail and integrated site plans.

 

'The Avenue' Community Centre  Theoretical Project in Toronto  Personal Work University of Toronto  2014

'The Avenue' Community Centre

Theoretical Project in Toronto

Personal Work
University of Toronto

2014

Thesis Project  King-Spadina, Toronto  Theoretical Project  2016

Thesis Project

King-Spadina, Toronto

Theoretical Project

2016

Published within The Annual & Warehouse

Published within The Annual & Warehouse

Kingsway Integrated Site Plan  Sudbury, Ontario  In Progress  2017

Kingsway Integrated Site Plan

Sudbury, Ontario

In Progress

2017

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Gateway Entertainment Centres & Casinos - North and South Bundles, Ontario
Serli & Siroan Jewellery Store, Yorkville Village, Toronto

NAK Design Strategies
Vales of the Humber Estates - Phase 2, Brampton
Vales of the Humber Estates - Phase 3, Brampton
York Region Roundabout, Ontario
Nashville Heights Park, Ontario

work Experience

Intern Architect
Cumulus Architects                                                      2017–Present

Designer
NAK Design Strategies                                                  2014–2015

Design Assistant
Work/Study Design Competition - UofT                         2014

Teaching Assistant
University of Manitoba Faculty of Architecture              2010–2011

 

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John Williamson, M.Arch

Intern Architect

John is an intern architect with experience in residential, commercial, and education projects in all stages of design and construction. John has worked closely with institutional clients to provide ongoing planning and design services on a variety of projects to support their growth. The work has focused on creating durable and flexible solutions that enable present uses and allow for clients to accommodate their changing needs. John enjoys working collaboratively with clients, consultants, and authorities to solve challenging problems and find ways to create value for the client, users, and the city.

Shanghai Wheelock Square, Shanghai, China

Shanghai Wheelock Square, Shanghai, China

One Milman Road house addition, London UK

One Milman Road house addition, London UK

Newtonbrook Plaza redevelopment plan, North York, ON

Newtonbrook Plaza redevelopment plan, North York, ON

FaR.H. McGregor E.S. renovation, East York ON

FaR.H. McGregor E.S. renovation, East York ON

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Ports Toronto, Toronto

Building Arts Architects
Institutional
R.H. McGregor E.S. renovation, East York ON
Sunnylea J.S. addition and renovations, Etobicoke, ON
Rosethorn J.P.S. addition and renovations, Etobicoke, ON
TDSB Full-Day Kindergarten Program renovations – multiple school sites, Toronto, ON

Wallman Architects
Multi-Unit Residential
Newtonbrook Plaza redevelopment plan, North York, ON

Syte Architects
Residential
One Milman Road house addition, London UK
Randolf Crescent apartment renovation, London UK
Hertford Road single-family home, London UK

Multi-Unit Residential
Red Lion apartment block, London UK
The Lodge apartment block, London UK

Arquitectonica International
Commercial
Tour Mozart, Issy-Les-Moulineaux France

Kohn Pedersen Fox & Associates
Commercial
Shanghai Wheelock Square,  Shanghai, China

work Experience

Intern Architect
Cumulus Architects                                                2018–Present

Project Manager
Building Arts Architects, Toronto                             2012-2017

Designer                                                               
Wallman Architects, Toronto                                                2008

Designer
Syte Architects, London, UK                                      2007-2008

Designer                                                               
Arquitectonica International, Paris, France                        2006

Designer                                                               
Kohn Pedersen Fox & Associates, New York                        2005

Designer                                                               
Vermeulen/Hind Architects, Hamilton                        2004

 

 

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Devin Braun, M.Arch

Intern Architect

Devin recently completed her Masters at the University of Toronto where she designed from the scale of a toy to kilometer long Master Plans. Within the academic and office setting, Devin has developed a strong set of model-making and fabrication skills and has an eye for detailing and technical drawings. Her expertise in production extends from conceptual design development to comprehensive design.

The Object in its Playroom   Grimsby, ON  Thesis Studio  University of Toronto  December 2016

The Object in its Playroom

Grimsby, ON

Thesis Studio

University of Toronto

December 2016

Gift 1B - The Weeble Toy  N/A  Research Studio University of Toronto  2016

Gift 1B - The Weeble Toy

N/A

Research Studio
University of Toronto

2016

Bayfront Berg Condominiums  Toronto, ON  Option Studio University of Toronto  2015

Bayfront Berg Condominiums

Toronto, ON

Option Studio
University of Toronto

2015

The ANNUAL 15 Publication  N/A  Editor University of Toronto  2015-2016

The ANNUAL 15 Publication

N/A

Editor
University of Toronto

2015-2016

Project Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Gateway Entertainment Centres, North and South Bundles
Main Street Mobility Hub and Revitalization, Toronto
Dawes Residential & Legion Development, Toronto
Consilium Residence Lobby Renovation, Toronto
Raffi Jewelers at Yorkdale, Toronto

 

Work Experience

Intern Architect
Cumulus Architects Inc.                                                     Present

Designer
Cumulus Architects Inc.                                                     2016

Co-Editor
The ANNUAL 15 Publication                                              2015–2016

Teaching Assistant
Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape & Design        2015–2016

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Nancy, M.Arch

Intern Architect

Nancy is particularly interested in concept design and the initial stages of idea exploration. Nancy’s focuses work on the Humanitarian design/socially-conscious architecture (international aid/development/environmental). Nancy’s Master’s thesis completed at the University of Toronto centered around improving the design and deployment of disaster relief shelters, exploring new building materials and technologies to make them more light weight, highly weather resistant, but aesthetic as well.

Blythe House Hudson Architecture Mississauga, Ontario 2018

Blythe House
Hudson Architecture
Mississauga, Ontario
2018

Tip-A-Kol Playhouse Independent work

Tip-A-Kol Playhouse Independent work

Woodmount House Hudson Architecture  Toronto, ON 2018

Woodmount House
Hudson Architecture
Toronto, ON
2018

Kenora Casino Cumulus Architects  Kenora, ON In progress

Kenora Casino
Cumulus Architects
Kenora, ON
In progress

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Gateway Casino & Entertainment, Kenora

UUFIE
Printemps Haussman, Paris

Hudson Architecture
Primarily Residential Construction, managed over 50+ projects, Toronto

Work Experience

Intern Architect 2018–Present
Cumulus Architects

Intern Architect 2015–2018
Hudson Architecture, Toronto

Architectural Intern 2014
UUFIE Inc., Toronto

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Kendra Spanton, M.Arch

Intern Architect

Kendra is an Intern Architect with extensive experience in designing and project managing high-end custom modern residences in Southern Ontario, as well as spending some time in California designing affordable residential renovation for television.

Aside from residential expertise, Kendra has also led a large turn-key commercial project and worked abroad developing a sustainable school in Indonesia.

Green School Bali, Indonesia IBUKU 2009

Green School
Bali, Indonesia
IBUKU
2009

3D Printed model of Middletown Rd. Residence Flamborough, ON Setless Architecture 2018

3D Printed model of Middletown Rd. Residence
Flamborough, ON
Setless Architecture
2018

Poplar Plains Residence Toronto, ON Setless Architecture 2018

Poplar Plains Residence
Toronto, ON
Setless Architecture
2018

Farnham Ave. Residence Toronto, ON Setless Architecture 2016

Farnham Ave. Residence
Toronto, ON
Setless Architecture
2016

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
City of Greater Sudbury Junction (Library Art Gallery and Convention & Performance Centre)
Town of Wasaga Beach Downtown Community Hub

Setless Architecture
Poplar Plains Residence, Toronto
Farnham Ave. Residence I, Toronto
Middletown Rd. Residence, Flamborough
Mariners Haven Residence, Collingwood
Farnham Ave. Residence II, Toronto

Johlt Productions
Curb Appeal: The Block (HGTV)
Power Broker (HGTV)

IBUKU
Green School, Bali, Indonesia

 

work Experience

Intern Architect
Cumulus Architects                                                2018–Present

Intern Architect
Setless Architects Inc.                                            2013–2018

Designer
Johlt Productions                                                   2012

Designer                                                               
IBUKU                                                                    2008

 

 

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Greg Haist

Senior Architectural Designer

In his role as senior architectural designer, Greg is responsible for the planning, development and coordination over a wide range of project types.  His formal training as an Architectural Technologist, combined with over 25 years of experience in both architectural design and the building process has provided Greg with a broad range of skills and insight towards ensuring successful project execution.

Greg has been directly involved in projects undertaken through varying procurement methods, including private partnership (P3), design / build, and construction management models. His recent leadership of signature projects includes those in the Transportation, Justice, Hospitality and Commercial sectors.

Selected PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Woodbine Mohawk Admin Office Renovations

NORR Limited, Architects & Engineers
Residential
Habitat for Humanity - 423 Weston Road, Toronto ON

Commercial
Ford of Canada Headquarters, Oakville ON
SAS Canadian Headquarters., Toronto ON CREIT - 175 Bloor Street East, Toronto ON First Canadian Centre, Phase 2, Calgary AB Exhibition Place Bridge, Toronto ON

Hospitality
Grey Eagle Hotel, Theatre and Casino Expansion, Calgary AB
Akwesasne Mohawk Casino, Hotel and Casino Expansion, Akwesasne NY TAT Hotel, Tehran Iran

Sports and Entertainment
Vollmer Centre, LaSalle, ON

Institutional
Pierre Elliott Trudeau (Federal) Judicial Building, Ottawa ON
Atrium at DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery, McMaster University, Hamilton ON
St. Marks Coptic Canadian Village, Stage 1, Markham ON
Calgary Courts Centre, Calgary AL
Elgin Middlesex Intermittent Detention Centre, London ON
New Toronto Courthouse, Toronto ON
Elgin Middlesex (St. Thomas) Courthouse, St Thomas ON

Public Transit
TTC - Yonge Sheppard Station, North York ON
GO Transit - Finch Station Redevelopment, North York ON
Union Station Redevelopment Study, Toronto ON
Metrolinx - Eglinton Crosstown LRT, Toronto ON

Aviation
Air Canada Redevelopment, Phase 2, Pearson International Airport, Toronto ON
GTAA Administration Office Building, Toronto ON
Dubai Airwing Terminal, Dubai, UAE
Emirates Airline Engineering Centre (Competition)

Dermot J. Sweeny Architects Inc.
Residential
The Radius, Toronto ON

Commercial
372 Bay Street, Toronto ON
Queen Richmond Centre (East), Toronto ON

PBK Architects & Engineers
Sports and Entertainment
Cornerbrook Multipurpose Arena, Cornerbrook, NL

Public Transit
TTC - Sheppard West Station, Toronto ON

work Experience

Senior Architectural Designer                2018–Present
Cumulus Architects Inc.

Senior Architectural Designer                          2009-2018
NORR Limited, Architects & Engineers

Senior Architectural Designer                           2007-2009
Kasian Architecture Ontario Inc.

Architectural Designer                           2001-2007
NORR Limited, Architects & Engineers

Architectural Production Coordinator     2000-2001
Murphy Hilgers Architects Inc.

Architectural Technologist / Project Manager 1998-2000
Dermot J. Sweeney Architects Inc.

Architectural Technologist / Production Coordinator 1994-1998
NORR Limited, Architects & Engineers

Architectural Technologist 1993-1994
PBK Architects & Engineers

Architectural Technologist 1989-1993
Murrary, Murrary and Hershfield Architects Inc.

 

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Ben Luong

Designer

Ben is a designer with a strong interest in the notion of “total design” where furniture, art and architecture all work to create a complete project. With a Bachelor’s of Architectural Science from Ryerson University, Ben has international experience working with high-end residential interiors which place emphasis on detailed construction and complex interplay of material.

Mixed-Use  Woodbine Ave. Toronto  C.Y Lee Architect  2015

Mixed-Use

Woodbine Ave. Toronto

C.Y Lee Architect

2015

Residential  740 Park Ave, New York City  Russell Piccione Design  2016

Residential

740 Park Ave, New York City

Russell Piccione Design

2016

Mixed-Use  College Street, Toronto  C.Y Lee Architect  2015

Mixed-Use

College Street, Toronto

C.Y Lee Architect

2015

Warming Hut  Competition  Ryerson University

Warming Hut

Competition

Ryerson University

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Gateway Entertainment Centre & Casino, Hanover
Pearson International Airport T1 MAC Store, Toronto
Pearson International Airport Nuance Suncatcher Store, Toronto
Pearson International Airport T3 Wellness Spa, Toronto

Russell Piccione Design
740 Park Ave, New York City
140 Sullovan Street, New York City
15 Central Park West, New York City
9999 Collins, Miami

C.Y Lee Architect
Downsview Presbyterian Church, Toronto
Mixed-Use on Woodbine Ave, Toronto
Mixed-Use on College St, Toronto

 

work Experience

Designer
Cumulus Architects                                                 2017–Present

Junior Designer
Russell Piccione Design                                            2016

Architectural Assistant
C.Y Lee Architect                                                    2015

 

 

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Kyle Benassi

Designer

Kyle is a resourceful designer, utilizing advanced technology throughout all design stages. His specialization in architecture and building sciences at Ryerson University transfers into sustainable design solutions and thoughtful detailing to enhance the built and natural environment. Kyle brings with him a broad range of experience in projects in the healthcare, education, residential and transportation market sectors.

Ice Hut  Theoretical Project  The Small Building, Ryerson University 2016

Ice Hut

Theoretical Project

The Small Building, Ryerson University 2016

Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit  In Progress  Toronto, Ontario  IBI Group Inc.

Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit

In Progress

Toronto, Ontario

IBI Group Inc.

Green Acres Pool  Completed  Hamilton, Ontario  McCallum Sather Architects Inc.

Green Acres Pool

Completed

Hamilton, Ontario

McCallum Sather Architects Inc.

Portland Community Centre  Theoretical Project  Toronto, Ontario  Integration Studio II, Ryerson University 2016

Portland Community Centre

Theoretical Project

Toronto, Ontario

Integration Studio II, Ryerson University 2016

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
CN Tower Observation Level Revitalization, Toronto

IBI Group Inc.
Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit, Toronto

Cynthia Zahoruk Architect Inc.
Private Residence, Campbellville
Private Residence, Burlington

McCallum Sather Architects Inc. 
The Connolly Condominium, Hamilton
Ontario Veterinary College Companion Animal Hospital, Guelph
Ancaster Tennis and Lawn Bowling Club, Ancaster
Green Acres Pool, Hamilton
HWDSB Full-Day Kindergarten Additions/Renovations, Hamilton
The Cotton Factory Renovations, Hamilton

 

work Experience

Designer
Cumulus Architects Inc.                                           2017–Present

Designer
IBI Group                                                                 2016

Designer
Cynthia Zahoruk Architect Inc.                                 2015

Designer
McCallum Sather Architects Inc.                               2014

Draftsperson
McCallum Sather Architects Inc.                               2011–2013

 

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Tracy Tse, M.Arch

Designer

Tracy's experience ranges from master planning, commercial, large and small scale residential to furniture design. The international experience and education she gained in France and Denmark has allowed her to work across varying scales. Her design approach, from discovery to conception, has been cultivated by her ongoing interest in the influence of global cultures/urbanity to their environmental/ structural/ constructed manifestations. 

Kingsway Integrated Site Plan – Entertainment District Toronto, Ontario Cumulus Architects Inc. In Progress

Kingsway Integrated Site Plan – Entertainment District
Toronto, Ontario
Cumulus Architects Inc.
In Progress

Zinc Laneway Office Ontario Cumulus Architects Inc. In Progress

Zinc Laneway Office
Ontario
Cumulus Architects Inc.
In Progress

Drydock on Standby: Reconfiguration of Aarhus Theoretical Project Aarhus, Denmark Aarhus School of Architecture

Drydock on Standby: Reconfiguration of Aarhus
Theoretical Project
Aarhus, Denmark
Aarhus School of Architecture

Zinc Laneway Office Ontario Cumulus Architects Inc. In Progress

Zinc Laneway Office
Ontario
Cumulus Architects Inc.
In Progress

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Kingsway Integrated Site Plan, Sudbury
Zinc Laneway Office, Toronto

DIALOG
RISE implementation at RBC Banks, Southwest Ontario

Atelier Wunderschön Peplum
Nanterre – Strategies for Public Space Renewal, Nanterre, France
Museum of Architecture & Photography, Budapest, Hungary

Turner Fleischer Architects Inc.
Loblaws Interior Store Planning

work Experience

Designer                                                 2017–Present
Cumulus Architects

Designer                                                               2016
DIALOG

Designer                                   2015
Atelier Wunderschön Peplum

Designer                                2012–2014
Turner Fleischer Architects Inc.

 

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Carolina, M.Arch

Designer

Carolina is a Designer whose experiences range from furniture, retail, small-scale residential and community-centric institutional design. Her strong conceptual design skills provide a foundation for an architecture that stems and grows rigorously from first principles that aims for engaging and holistic space.

 

Shell Pavilion Ottawa, ON  2007

Shell Pavilion
Ottawa, ON

2007

Stories bookshop Brooklyn, NY  Designer LANAS Inc.  2016

Stories bookshop
Brooklyn, NY

Designer
LANAS Inc.

2016

Deepening Surface Scarborough, ON  2015

Deepening Surface
Scarborough, ON

2015

Community Commons Toronto, ON  2014

Community Commons
Toronto, ON

2014

pROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
CN Tower Observation Deck Revitalization, Toronto
Gateway Entertainment Centres & Casinos Retail Master Plan, Ontario
Rogers Centre Collaboration Hub, Toronto
Nuance Communications Office, Toronto

LAMAS Inc.
Stories Bookshop + Storytelling Lab, New York
Bright Street, Toronto

Hill and Gertner Capital Corporation
Lake Simcoe Cottage 

Work Experience

Designer                                                         2017–Present
Cumulus Architects

Designer                                                                        2016
LAMAS

Administrative Assistant                                                 2014–2015
John Robert Carley Architect

Executive Assistant and Designer                                    2011–2012
Hill and Gertner Capital Corporation

Research Associate                                                         2011
Carleton Immersive Media Studio

Drafting Department Assistant 2007
Viceroy Homes


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Erik Fendík, M.Arch, MS.Arch

Designer

Erik is an experienced architectural designer who has lived and worked with professionals in Slovakia, Norway, Canada, USA, India, Japan, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso. He has extensive design-build expertise in passive design projects and he has instructed BIM, drafting, graphic design, 3D modeling, and rendering to undergraduate students, faculty, and colleagues. He holds M.Arch and MS.Arch degrees from Virginia Tech, VA, USA where he worked as a graduate assistant, woodshop student supervisor, and architectural designer for housing and dining services.

With a decade of living and working experience at boarding schools, Erik’s interest lies in educational places that share knowledge and engage communities, regardless of a project type or scale.

 

Smithsonian NMAAHC Cafeteria Washington, DC, USA 2016

Smithsonian NMAAHC Cafeteria
Washington, DC, USA
2016

Self-Reliance Net-Zero Design-Build Home Middlebury, VT, USA 2011

Self-Reliance Net-Zero Design-Build Home
Middlebury, VT, USA
2011

Mzuzu University Library Proposal Mzuzu, Malawi 2018

Mzuzu University Library Proposal
Mzuzu, Malawi
2018

Shimokitazawa Urban Rejuvenation Proposal Tokyo, Japan 2012

Shimokitazawa Urban Rejuvenation Proposal
Tokyo, Japan
2012

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Kingsway Integrated Site Plan Schematic Design, Sudbury, ON, Canada
Saint Francis Church Addition and Renovation Detailing, Tottenham, ON, Canada
Medium-Rise Mixed-Use Commercial Development, Toronto, ON, Canada

Virginia Tech Housing and Dining Services
Hydroponic Vertical Garden Salad Bar Design, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Over 15 Space Studies and Renovations, Blacksburg, VA, USA

Poliform | Sagartstudio
Over 25 Residences and Penthouses, USA (DC, MD, VA, NC, CA)
Interior Architecture for 2 Condominium Developments, Washington, DC, USA
Corporate Conference Room and Breakout Room Design, Washington, DC, USA

Davis Brody Bond
Smithsonian NMAAHC (National Museum of African American History and Culture) Construction Documentation and Construction Administration, Washington, DC, USA

U.S. DOE Solar Decathlon '11, '13 and Middlebury
Self-Reliance and InSite, 2 Net-Zero Design-Build Homes, Middlebury, VT and Washington, DC, USA

Sasaki Associates and Middlebury Franklin Environmental Center
Middlebury Fieldhouse Design and LEED Innovations Research, Middlebury, VT and Boston, MA, USA 

McLeod Kredell Architects
Island Design Assembly Bathhouse Design-Build, Hurricane Island, ME, USA
Ralph Myhre Golf Course Clubhouse Renovation Design, Middlebury, VT, USA
5 Site-Conscious Private Residences, USA (VT, ME) 

Mozaic Design
2 Passive Design Residences in Tropical Jungle Setting, Goa, India

Freelance Consulting
Modern Net-Zero Residence, East Hampton, NY, USA
2 Private Residences in West Africa, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Bamako, Mali
Systems and Interior Architecture for 3 computer Literacy Labs, Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Zambia
Pavilion of Findings Interactive Visual Art Installation Design Consulting and Construction, Trenčín, Slovakia
Mzuzu University Library Proposal, Mzuzu, Malawi
Tagawa Kindergarten and Nursery Proposal, Tagawa, Japan
Shimokitazawa Urban Rejuvenation Proposal, Tokyo, Japan

Work Experience

Designer 2018–Present
Cumulus Architects

Graduate Assistant, Architectural Designer 2017–2018
Virginia Tech Housing and Dining Services

Graduate Assistant, Woodshop Student Supervisor 2015–2017
Virginia Tech School of Architecture + Design

Architectural, Interior, Furniture, Lighting Designer 2013–2015
Poliform | Sagartstudio

Architectural Consultant during “NMAAHC” project 2013
Davis Brody Bond

LEED Innovation Credits Researcher 2012–2013
Sasaki Associates and Middlebury Franklin Environmental Center

Intern Architect 2012–2013
McLeod Kredell Architects

Team Leader During “Green Compact City” Urban Design Workshop 2012
Architectural Institute of Japan

Co-founder, Director of Technology 2011–2013
Computers 4 Literacy

Architectural Trainee, Junior Architect 2010–2011
Mozaic Design  

2011 Team Co-Leader, 2013 Team BIM Consultant 2009–2013
U.S. DOE Solar Decathlon '11, '13 and Middlebury 

Digital Media Lab Tutor, 2D and 3D Design Specialist 2009–2013
Middlebury Wilson Media Lab 

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Carly Kandrack, M.Arch

Designer

Carly is a recent graduate from the University of Waterloo’s Master of Architecture program, attending the university for an undergraduate as well. Carly has worked for architectural offices in Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver, and participated in academic exchange terms in Finland and Italy. While at the University of Waterloo Carly acted as the Co-Director of student-run volunteer community organization, BRIDGE Center for Architecture & Design.

Currie Master Plan DIALOG Vancouver Calgary, Alberta 2016

Currie Master Plan
DIALOG Vancouver
Calgary, Alberta
2016

GROWhouse First Prize Entry  DIALOG Vancouver Rainier Beach, Seattle 2016

GROWhouse First Prize Entry
DIALOG Vancouver
Rainier Beach, Seattle
2016

Winter Stations Design Competition - Flotsam & Jetsam UWSA Team Toronto, Ontario 2016-2017

Winter Stations Design Competition - Flotsam & Jetsam
UWSA Team
Toronto, Ontario
2016-2017

Guiding the Grand – Graduate Work The University of Waterloo  2016-2018

Guiding the Grand – Graduate Work
The University of Waterloo
2016-2018

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Heward Ave Offices and Production Studios, Toronto

DIALOG
Englishman River Water Service Intake and Treatment Plant, Parksville, BC
Currie Master Plan, Calgary
Seaspan Corporate Office, North Vancouver
Telus Sky Sales Center, Calgary
SNC Lavelain Headquarters, Vancouver
Vancouver House, in partnership with Bjarke Ingels Group, Vancouver

work Experience

Designer                                           2018–Present
Cumulus Architects Inc.

Teaching Assistant 2017
Rick Haldenby, University of Waterloo

Teaching Assistant 2017
Donald McKay, University of Waterloo

Architectural Student Intern                                    2015–2016
DIALOG, Vancouver

Architectural Student Intern                                    2014–2015
DIALOG, Vancouver

Architectural Student Intern                               2013
Taylor Hazell Architects  

Architectural Student Intern              2012
Diamond Schmitt Architects

Architectural Student Intern       2012
House of Commons of Canada

 

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Nate Mendiola, M.Arch

Intern Architect

Nate is an Intern Architect with interests in the increasing complexity and pluralistic nature of contemporary society. Having recently completed his Masters of Architecture at Ryerson University, Nate’s design research explored the creative potential of a diverse, layered society by challenging traditional notions of connectivity and inclusion.  

Nate’s professional experiences include institutional, cultural and commercial design.

George Brown Casa Loma Athletic Wing Renovation (Completed)  Toronto, ON  SSG Architecture Inc.  2015

George Brown Casa Loma Athletic Wing Renovation (Completed)

Toronto, ON

SSG Architecture Inc.

2015

City of Toronto Museum  Toronto, ON  Thesis, Ryerson University  2017

City of Toronto Museum

Toronto, ON

Thesis, Ryerson University

2017

Wellington St. Community Centre  Toronto, ON  Academic Project, Ryerson University  2014

Wellington St. Community Centre

Toronto, ON

Academic Project, Ryerson University

2014

Cora’s Chair-Desk  Toronto, ON  Furniture Design (Personal)  2015

Cora’s Chair-Desk

Toronto, ON

Furniture Design (Personal)

2015

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects
Gateway Casino & Entertainment Centre, Hanover
CN Tower Observation Deck Revitalization, Toronto

SSG Architecture Inc.
George Brown College Casa Loma Athletic Wing Renovation, Toronto

work Experience

Intern Architect                                        2018–Present
Cumulus Architects

Designer                                               2014–2015
SSG Architecture Inc.

 
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Andrea Au

Designer

A co-op student from Ryerson University’s Bachelor of Architectural Science, Andrea has completed her third year of studies while in pursuit of a minor in Sociology. Passionate about design and the relationship between people and the built environment, Andrea hopes to enrich the lives of others through design of everyday spaces.

Academy of Distilling Arts  Toronto, Theoretical Project Ryerson University 2017

Academy of Distilling Arts
Toronto, Theoretical Project
Ryerson University
2017

Culinary Academy  Toronto, Theoretical Project Ryerson University 2016

Culinary Academy
Toronto, Theoretical Project
Ryerson University
2016

Interject  King Street Pilot   ShapeLab Competition 2018

Interject
King Street Pilot
ShapeLab Competition 2018

The Hearn Generating Station in collaboration with  Partisans Architecture Luminato Festival 2016

The Hearn Generating Station
in collaboration with
Partisans Architecture
Luminato Festival 2016

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Gateway Casino, Sudbury

Ryerson University
Ryerson University Brampton Campus, Brampton
Downtown Campus Backfill Project, Toronto
Yonge-Dundas I-10, Toronto
Yonge-Dundas Square B2, Toronto

 

work Experience

Designer                                           2018–Present
Cumulus Architects Inc.

Space Planning Intern                                              2018
Ryerson University

 

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Meredith Davis

Designer

Meredith is a co-op student attending Ryerson University for her Bachelor of Architectural Science who has a growing interest in residential and social housing projects. Additionally she is also intrigued by the graphic communication aspect of architecture.

Artscape Residences Theoretical Project Ryerson University 2017

Artscape Residences
Theoretical Project
Ryerson University
2017

Ryerson Culinary School  Theoretical Project Ryerson University 2016

Ryerson Culinary School
Theoretical Project
Ryerson University
2016

The Academy of Distilling Arts  Theoretical Project Ryerson University 2017

The Academy of Distilling Arts
Theoretical Project
Ryerson University
2017

Timber Fever Design Build Theoretical Project Ryerson University 2017

Timber Fever Design Build Theoretical Project
Ryerson University
2017

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Gateway Casino, Sudbury

Toms + McNally Design
Private Residence, Etobicoke
Hamilton Future Social Housing Projects, Hamilton
Collective Arts Brewery, Hamilton

work Experience

Designer                                            2018–Present
Cumulus Architects Inc.

Designer                                           2018
Toms + McNally Design

 

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Tamara Hains, M.Arch., OAA

Architect

Tamara is a licensed Architect with more than a decade of experience in the industry. A recent addition to the Cumulus team, Tamara has worked for award-winning firms both locally and internationally, including France and China. This exposure to different cultural and working environments has honed an ability to adapt easily, as well as better understand and address the needs of user groups in innovative ways. Skilled in institutional, mixed-use, commercial and residential work, her strong design background translates to creative problem solving with a playful streak. 

Goldring High Performance Sports Facility, Toronto, ON, Intern Architect, MJMA, 2014

Goldring High Performance Sports Facility, Toronto, ON, Intern Architect, MJMA, 2014

Baohua Center, Team Leader, Spark Architects, Shanghai, China, 2013

Baohua Center, Team Leader, Spark Architects, Shanghai, China, 2013

Orillia Secondary School, Orillia, ON, Architect, Moffet & Duncan Architects, 2016

Orillia Secondary School, Orillia, ON, Architect, Moffet & Duncan Architects, 2016

Westside Condo Sales Centre, Toronto, ON, Intern Architect, Alsop Architects, 2007

Westside Condo Sales Centre, Toronto, ON, Intern Architect, Alsop Architects, 2007

PROJECT Experience

Cumulus Architects Inc.
Gateway Casino, London

Moffet & Duncan Architects
West Orillia Park Washroom Pavilion, Orillia
North Oshawa Elementary School, Oshawa
East City Public School, Peterborough
Elmvale Elementary School Addition, ElmvaleTASS Library Renovations, Peterborough
Lakefield Elementary School Renovation, Lakefield
Eastdale CVI Renovations, Oshawa
21st Century Learning – Prototype Library Reimagining for the Peel District School Board, Peel
Orillia Secondary School, Orillia

MJM Architects
Goldring High Performance Sports Facility, Toronto

Spark Architects (formerly Alsop Architects)
Baohua Center (office tower, hotel tower & retail podium), Shanghai, China
Hainan Duty Free Mall Competition, Hainan, China, Short-listed Finalist
“The Gallery” Commercial Masterplan, Changchun, China
Shangri-La Hotel Landscape Plan, Beijing, China
Dongzhimen Subway Station Tunnel Connection, Beijing, China

Alsop Architects
Westside Condo Sales Centre, Toronto
Roxborough House Renovations, Toronto
South Tower Condominium, Toronto
Stumpy Condominium, Toronto
Glenwood Power Plant Redevelopment, Condominium and Art Gallery, Toronto

work Experience

Designer
Cumulus Architects Inc.                                           Present

Architect
Moffet & Duncan Architects, Toronto                   2019-2013

Intern Architect
MJM Architects                                         2012

Project Manager
Spark Architects, Beijing, China                              2011-2007

Intern Architect
Alsop Architects, Toronto                                    2007-2006, Summer 2005

Stagiaire (Intern),                                               
INCA, Grenoble, France 2003

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Nathaniel Addison

Intern Architect

A new member to the Cumulus team, Nathaniel has been working in architecture for over 14 years. Skilled in space planning, envelope design, construction documents, master planning and construction management, he is equally comfortable leading diverse groups through multi staged consultations to managing detailed conservation work. He has worked on a diverse portfolio including healthcare, transportation, office towers, heritage, residential and industrial projects.

Nathaniel gained significant experience with heritage conservation on a wide range of heritage buildings including the restoration of the Manitoba Legislature, Casa Loma and Whitney Block.

He is knowledgeable of emergent trends in architectural design, documentation and fabrication, including VR and data capture processes with Drones. Nathaniel has a technical aptitude for incorporating new documentation techniques for existing structures including producing CAD elevations and sections from 3D scanned point clouds and the use of 3D photogrammetry.

Active within the arts community, Nathan has been managing a multi-platform collective art space with a mandate to produce, present, and support emerging artists and art projects for the past 8 years.

 

425 Park   NYC, New York  Ongoing  Adamson Associates  (Architect of Record)

425 Park

NYC, New York

Ongoing

Adamson Associates
(Architect of Record)

Whitney Block Rehabilitation Project   In Progress  Toronto, Ontario  Taylor Hazel Architects

Whitney Block Rehabilitation Project

In Progress

Toronto, Ontario

Taylor Hazel Architects

Casa Loma   Toronto, Ontario  Taylor Hazel Architects

Casa Loma

Toronto, Ontario

Taylor Hazel Architects

Thunder Bay Consolidated Courthouse   Thunder Bay, Ontario  Adamson Associates

Thunder Bay Consolidated Courthouse

Thunder Bay, Ontario

Adamson Associates

PROJECT Experience

SvN
Craigleith Ridge, The Blue Mountains, Ontario
The Peace Naturals Project , Stayner, Ontario.

Taylor Hazell Architects
Manitoba Legislative Building, Winnipeg. Architectural Conservation Conditions Report
3 Lighthouse Projects, Machias Seal Island/Sambro Island/Cape Sable. Heritage Planning and Design
Kingston Penitentiary, Kingston. Heritage Planning
Kensington Market Heritage Conservation District, Toronto. Heritage Planning & Analysis

Adamson Associates
425 Park Avenue, Manhattan. Full-block office tower *Architect of Record
New Oakville Hospital, Oakville. Master Plan and Facility
Thunder Bay Consolidated Courthouse, Thunder Bay

Scott Associates Architects Inc.
Daniel Oduber International Airport, Liberia, Costa Rica
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, Toronto, Ontario

Dutta Kannan Architects Designer
Kirloskar Condominiums, Bangalore, India
Sagar IT Park, Bangalore, India

 

work Experience

Designer
Cumulus Architects Inc.                                           Present

Intern Architect
SvN, Toronto 2017 – 2018

Intern Architect/ Heritage Consultant
Taylor Hazel Architects, Toronto 2015 – 2017

Intern Architect
Adamson Associates, Toronto 2011 – 2015

Architectural Technologist
Scott Associates Architects, Toronto 2005 – 2010

Designer
Dutta Kannan Architects, Bangaluru India 2008 – 2008

 

 

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Brendan McDonald

Designer

Brendan is attending Laurentian’s McEwen School of Architecture. He brings to his co-op term at Cumulus wide ranging experiences in technical architectural design. Having worked in his program’s Model Shop he has been instrumental in helping our team expand our model making capacity with new tools. Brandon excels in representation from presentation drawing, rendering and model making working through material rationalization via digital fabrication and parametric design.

project experience

Designer - Cumulus Architects
Arena/Library Test Fit, Town of Wasaga Beach, ON

Designer - ADOBT
YMCA Renovation + Daycare Expansion, Saskatoon, SK
Shakespeare on the Park, Saskatoon, SK
Designer + Rendering, Wanuskewin Heritage Park Renovation, Saskatoon, SK

Project Manager (Student) - City of Calgary
Risk and Feasibility Assessment, Art Commons Exterior, Calgary, AB
Marketing + Rendering, Historic City Hall Renovation, Calgary, AB

Work Experience

Designer
Cumulus Architects, Toronto, ON Summer 2019

Designer
ADOBT, Saskatoon, SK Summer 2018

Project Management
City of Calgary, Calgary, ON Summer 2017

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Architecture Studies (BAS)
McEwen School of Architecture
Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario                           Planned completion 2020

Honors Diploma of Architecture Technologies (H.Dipl.A.T.)
Alberta Institute of Technology
Calgary, AB              2016

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Jerry Chow

Designer

A co-op student from Carleton University’s Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism in Ottawa, Jerry brings a unique appreciation for architecture through the lenses of heritage conservation and the moral responsibilities of the architectural profession. Through his project experience he has deepened his appreciation and understanding of architecture through project management from fit-up to master planning.

Dogs ‘R’ Us  Proposal for a Dogs’ Home Academic work, 2018 University of Liverpool

Dogs ‘R’ Us
Proposal for a Dogs’ Home
Academic work, 2018
University of Liverpool

Dogs ‘R’ Us  Proposal for a Dogs’ Home Academic Work, 2018 University of Liverpool

Dogs ‘R’ Us
Proposal for a Dogs’ Home
Academic Work, 2018
University of Liverpool

Seeing Things  Addition to the School of Architecture Academic work, 2017 Carleton University

Seeing Things
Addition to the School of Architecture
Academic work, 2017
Carleton University

Seeing Things  Addition to the School of Architecture Academic work, 2017 Carleton University

Seeing Things
Addition to the School of Architecture
Academic work, 2017
Carleton University

project experience

Designer - Cumulus Architects
Toronto of the Future Exhibition, Toronto

Designer - Public Services and Procurement Canada
Confederation Heights Redevelopment, Ottawa

Work Experience

Designer
Cumulus Architects, Toronto, ON May 2019 - Present

Designer
Public Services and Procurement Canada, Ottawa, ON Sept. 2018 – Apr. 2019

Heritage Coordinator
Township of North Glengarry, Alexandria, ON June 2018 – Aug. 2018

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Architectural Studies
Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism
Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario                                 Ongoing

Semester Abroad
University of Liverpool
Liverpool, UK              Winter 2018

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John King

Chair

John is a leader in his field with over 35 years of healthcare experience. John moved to Ontario in 1999 after leading several hospitals in Western Canada (Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary Regional Health Authority and Alberta Hospital Association) to become the Assistant Deputy Minister of Programs for the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. John joined St. Michael’s hospital in 2002 as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer.

John has a Master of Health Administration from the University of Ottawa and a Bachelor of Arts (Economics/Math) from the University of Western Ontario. A certified health executive (CHE) with the Canadian College of Health Leaders (CCHL), he was appointed chair of the college board in June 2010 after serving as Provincial Director for several different provinces.

In June 2014 John was awarded The Order of the Polar Star on behalf of the King of Sweden. This order is given to foreign leaders for the promotion of Swedish interests abroad and in recognition of his 25 years of exchange programs for health executives between Sweden and Canada.

John has received numerous awards including the Trudeau Medal from the University of Ottawa and the Mentorship and Honorary Life Member Award from the CCHL. A scholarship in his name is offered to students entering the Master of Health Administration program at the Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa to recognize his leadership contribution to the health field.

John retired in November 2012 and is currently involved in consulting activities in the healthcare industry and executive search with Odgers Berndtson.


Work Experience

  • Strategic Client Advisor, Odgers Berndtson (2016–Present)

  • Retired Health Executive, Active Consulting (2012–Present)

  • Executive Vice President, St. Michael’s Hospital (2002–2012)

  • Assistant Deputy Minister Health, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
    (1999–2002)

  • Senior Operating Officer, Calgary Health Region (1990–1999)

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Debbie Fischer

Board Member

Debbie Fischer is an Executive in Residence at the Rotman School of Business and teaches at the Rotman Executive Leadership Development Program at the University of Toronto. She consults as an associate with KPMG in organizational change and transformation in healthcare and public sectors.  

Debbie was most recently an Executive Vice President, Strategy and Organizational Development at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. In this role, she was responsible for organizational development, diversity, diagnostic (laboratory and medical imaging), corporate planning, human resources, communications and marketing and community partnerships.

While continuing to maintain an active role at Mount Sinai, she took a three-year secondment to Ontario's Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care as Assistant Deputy Minister, Transition, to lead a major transformation initiative for the entire ministry.

Previously, Debbie held a number of senior consulting and management positions in international professional services firms. She has extensive experience in strategy, organizational development and leadership, restructuring and integration, and change management. She has led innovative transformations in both the healthcare and corporate sectors.

Debbie is the Chair of NewCo, a subsidiary of the Canadian Medical Association. She is on the board of the Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace (OECM), the Governance Committee of North York General Hospital, and the Health Care Advisory Council of GS1. Previously, Debbie was the Chair of Plexxus, director on the Board of the Ontario Centres of Excellence, and a member of the Executive Committee of the Ontario Genetics Secretariat.

Debbie has a Bachelor of Science (Neurobiology and Comparative Physiology) from McGill University and a Master of Health Administration from the University of Ottawa. She also holds CHRP and ICD.D designations.


Work Experience

  • Executive Associate, Management Consulting, KPMG (2014–Present)

  • Executive in Residence, University of Toronto – Rotman School of Management (2013–Present)

  • Executive Vice President – Strategy and Organizational Development (2010–2013)

  • Assistant Deputy Minister, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (2006–2009)

  • SVP Organizational Development and Strategic Projects, Mount Sinai Hospital (2003–2007)

  • Chief People Officer, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young (2000–2003)

  • Principal, Ernst & Young (1991–1999)

Janet Davidson

Board Member

Janet Davidson is a senior executive with over 40 years of experience in all aspects of healthcare management, operations, financing, planning and policy in three Canadian jurisdictions and multiple international locations. She is presently working as an Independent Healthcare Consultant.

From 2013 to 2015, Janet was Deputy Minister of Alberta Health Services, and prior to that she was the official Administrator for Alberta Health Services. She is a board member of Bayshore Healthcare and was recently appointed a senior fellow with the CD Howe Institute. Prior to joining Alberta Health Services, Janet was the Canadian Executive and Industry Specialist with KPMG’s Global Healthcare Practice. She was also President and CEO of Trillium Health Centre in Mississauga, where she led a successful merger with the Credit Valley Hospital, creating the largest community academic hospital in the country.

Janet has been extensively involved in global humanitarian work and served for 10 years in a senior governance capacity with the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in Geneva, first as a Vice President (Americas) and then as Vice Chair of the Standing Commission, its highest deliberative body.

Janet received her Bachelor of Nursing Science from the University of Windsor and a Master of Health Services Administration from the University of Alberta. She is a graduate of the Directors Education Program of the Institute of Corporate Directors and the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management as well as the Global Health Leadership program of the University of California, Berkeley’s School of Public Health; she also has an honorary Doctor of Law degree from the University of Windsor. Janet is an officer of the Order of Canada and has been named twice to the list of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women. In 2011 and 2012, she was named one of Canada’s Top 25 Most Influential Women.


Work Experience

  • Independent Healthcare Consultant (2015–Present)

  • Deputy Minister of Health, Government of Alberta (2013–2015)

  • Official Administrator, Alberta Health Services (June–Sept 2013)

  • Canadian Executive – Global Healthcare Centre of Excellence, KPMG LLP (2011–2013)

  • President and CEO, Trillium Health Centre (2007–2011)

  • Interim President and CEO, Kingston General Hospital (Jul–Dec 2008)

  • COO – Vancouver Acute, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority (2003–2007)

  • President and CEO (2001–2003)/Executive VP and COO (2000–2001),
    Toronto East General Hospital

  • COO – Corporate Services, Alberta Mental Health Board (1999–2000)

  • COO – University of Alberta Hospital and Stollery Children’s Health Centre,
    Capital Health Authority (1996–1999)

  • Assistant Deputy Minister – Department of Health, Government of Alberta (1994–1996)

  • Vice President (1990–1994)/Director of Planning (1988–1990),
    University of Alberta Hospitals

  • Manager/Senior Manager – Ministry of Health, Government of Alberta (1981–1988)

  • Consultant – Emergency Preparedness & Disaster Relief, Pan American Health Organization (1979–1980)

  • National Director, Health & Community Services (1975–1979)/Assistant National Director,
    Nursing Services (1973–1975), Canadian Red Cross

  • Nursing Teacher (1971–1973)/General Duty Nurse (1970), Toronto East General Hospital