Jim Favaro, AIA, Principal

  • Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Masters of Architecture, 1982
  • Stanford University, Engineering School, Phi Beta Kappa, Bachelor of Science, 1978
  • Licensed Architect, State of California #C32185

Jim Favaro founded the firm with Steve Johnson in 1988. He has extensive experience in planning, programming, facilities assessment, cost estimating, conceptual design and building design for scores of educational institutions, local governments and public agencies. Jim acts as principal nexus of communication, coordinating all aspects of client relations, including the working relationship with project management. He interfaces with stakeholders and special interest groups, governing and regulatory authorities, and administrative and political leadership. Jim is on the Board of Directors of AIA Los Angeles and serves as the co-chair of the Political Outreach Committee.