Rene has 25 years of architectural experience. Through an engaging process based on active participation by all stakeholders, Rene deepens his understanding of the social, emotional, and physical characteristics, goals, and dreams of learners, teachers, and community members on every project. His design solutions aim to turn buildings into useful tools for all users, minimize ecological footprints, and create well-being. Rene enjoys sharing his work and research during university lectures and conference
presentations. His work has been featured in numerous design publications, including Architectural Record, and has been recognized with diverse regional and national AIA CAE and A4LE design awards.