A graduate of the University of Michigan School of Architecture & Planning, and the University of New Mexico School of Architecture & Planning, Kim is currently an Architect with Parkhill, Smith and Cooper (PSC) working out of the Amarillo office. Kim worked with Studio Southwest Architects, Albuquerque, NM for 16 years, with the last 10 years as Partner. She relocated to Amarillo, TX to be near her family.
The RAS designation has provided an opportunity to explore design that welcomes everyone and to participate in numerous projects. Kim produces work in REVIT and is exploring resource-saving design ideas.
Recent projects include Facility Accessibility Assessment for Frank Philips College, Renovation of Marshall Hall - NM Military Institute (Roswell), Outdoor Rooftop Exhibit at Explora (Albuquerque), and Renovation of Connor Hall, New Mexico School for the Deaf (Santa Fe).
Kim is currently serving as Executive Board of AIA Amarillo, in the position of Secretary.
She has been a volunteer in Architecture + Children, teaching design education. She has worked pro-bono on congregation facility committees to provide modifications to improve access.
Kim has three grown children. She and her husband enjoy bike riding, hiking and photography.
Registered Architect, State of NM & TX
LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP)
Certified Document Specialist (CDT)
Registered Accessibility Specialist (RAS), State of TX
Notice to all APA Members!
When you go into the Membership Directory you will notice a whole new search tool! This is an exciting new Member Benefit for you. This tool allows you and anyone wishing to Hire an Accessibility Professional to search many new fields.
BUT - you must update your Member Profile to provide an accurate picture of your services. Go to the arrow beside your logged in name in the upper right hand corner of the APA webpage and click on "Profile". Look for the heading marked "Website", click on" Interests", and check all the items that apply to your services. Then do a few sample searches in the Membership Directory and see if your Profile comes up as you expect it would.
Additionally, you will see we have a new Member Spotlight feature on the home page. Members will be randomly selected, however, in order to be selected you need to have a photo in you Profile and have an approximately 200 word Biography in your Profile.