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John Mulcahy

John Mulcahy

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

An experienced professional with over 25 years of leadership in the field of architecture & construction. My proven track record has lead to expertise as project management positions in the fields of multi-Family housing,commercial, residential, senior living, self-storage, and retail entertainment projects. Considerable experience in these fields has involved working with clients, tenants, developers, consultants, and city/county agencies.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

LaTerra Development, Los Angeles, CA, US, Construction Project Manager

Providing owner & development services for mixed-use projects in the City of Los Angeles.
•Management of multiple projects totaling 300 units with 25,000 SF of overall retail with a portfolio of $100 Million dollars. Coordination with project team for the development of the construction drawings & specifications with schedule, permitting, and budgeted GMP.
•Provided weekly and monthly activity reports, weekly OAC site meetings with consultants, contractors, sub-contractors, equity & capital groups. Weekly change order review, PCO logs, processing PCO’s, PCCO’s, and pay application review.

Aug 2018 - current
 

Urban Architecture Lab, Los Angeles, CA, US, Senior Project Manager / Associate Principle

Providing design, construction drawing, project management, and construction phase services for multiple multi family /mixed use projects
•Supervised overall project management to multiple office project teams, external consultant teams, city entitlements, and owner/client coordination.
•Supervised Construction services and project team coordination for projects ranging in size from $2 Million to $40 million while actively meeting the required construction schedules.

Jun 2016 - Aug 2018
 

TCA Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Senior Project Manager

TCA specializes in design-driven planning and architecture for high-density multi-family housing and mixed-use developments.
•Working with the studio director to direct a project team in the production of contract documents that deliver the design intent of the building.
•Management of design process, with expanding project engagement through sequential phases. Additional tasks include broad oversight of the complete contract documents, including drawings & specifications, monitoring of budgets, and billings.
•Preparation of additional service requests, training and mentoring of documentation team, coordination & management of consultants, and engagement with internal quality control.

Feb 2014 - Jun 2016
 

Douglas Pancake Architects, Inc., Irvine, CA, US, Senior Project Manager

Providing design and construction drawing, project management, and construction phase services for multi family and senior housing facilities.
•Providing overall project management to multiple office project teams, external consultant teams, city entitlements, and owner/client coordination.
•Supervised Construction services and project team coordination for projects ranging in size from $2 Million to $10 million and actively meeting the required construction schedules.

Sep 2012 - Feb 2014
 

Mulcahy & Associates, Los Angeles, CA, US, Principle

Provide design, permitting, building code, land entitlements, and professional services for commercial and residential projects. Completed residential projects within the City and County of Los Angeles. Commercial site plans designs for self-storage developments and development of work/live lofts in downtown Los Angeles.

Jan 2012 - Sep 2012
 

Carson Architects, Venice, CA, US, Associate Principal

Responsible for residential, multi-family, commercial developments; including retail, food service, offices, pre-school, and self-storage facilities.
•Responsible for providing all project coordination & direct correspondence with office, owners, tenants, landlords, consultants, and contractors. Management to multiple office project teams, and external consultant for the development of the construction documents
•Composed and evaluated project details with specifications. Responsible for providing contractor bids and construction phase services.

Jun 2004 - Dec 2011
 

Mical Development, Agoura, CA, US, Project Manager

Responsible for providing the residential project design and development for large properties in the Malibu, CA Las Vegas, NV and Hokuli’a, Hawaii areas. Also, responsible for client development, contracts, design, construction documents, consultants, and permitting.

Apr 2000 - Jun 2004
 

Adventure Studios, Inc. / StoneCreek Partners, Burbank, CA, US, Project Manager

Participated in design & organized production of master plan for Morongo Band of Mission Indians, to include outdoor entertainment, casino expansion, hotel, retail, garden, spa, theater, parking, and future expansion.
•Responsible for providing the presentation for the Two Towers new marketing center.
•Created and developed Master site plans for new Entertainment facilities for Raleigh Studios developments in Toulose, France, and Wuxi, China (2011).

Jan 2001 - Dec 2002
 

David Hidalgo Architects, Inc., Arcadia, CA, US, Project Manager

Provided commercial tenant improvements and coordination, developer coordination, property reports, exhibits, and construction administration for Westwood Financial Corp. In addition, provided design, presentations, renderings, and construction documents for Plaza Mexico.

Jun 2001 - Jun 2002
 

Rockefeller / Hricak Architects, Venice, CA, US, Job Captain

Responsible for overseeing large custom residential project (30,000 square feet) in Mandeville Canyon, California. Provided commercial and telecommunications tenant improvements for clients in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Responsible for construction documents, design development, presentation drawings, and renderings.

Jun 1997 - Apr 2000
 

Education 

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, CA, US, BArch, Bachelor of Science, Architecture

Aug 1989 - Jun 1994
 

Awards 

Self-Storage Facility of the Year, Honorable Mention

Mini-Storage Messenger, 2009 Self-Storage Facility of the Year - Honorable Mention – Conversion

2009
 

Pasadena A.I.A., Award

Pasadena A.I.A. 2002 Award of Merit - Digital for plaza Mexico

2001
 

Alpha Rho Chi Award, Award

Leadership Service Merit

1994
 

A.I.A.S. Design Competition, Taylor Yard: A Place for Community, Honorable Mention

1993
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills