John McDonald

John McDonald

San Jose, CA, US



Hi my name is John D McDonald and I am a California licensed Architect.  I graduated from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in 1994 with a professional Bachelor of Architecture degree.  I also attended Denmark's International Study Program in 1992-93 for my 4th year of architectural design.

My specialty is designing ADU's for single family residences in San Jose, California.  


JDBA Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Staff Architect

Nov 2003 - Jan 2005

Leo A Daly Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Staff Architect

Oct 2001 - Oct 2003

Perkins&Will, Santa Monica, CA, US, Staff Architect

Oct 1998 - Mar 2001

RMCA Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern Architect

Jun 1997 - Jun 1998

HPC Architecture, San Jose, CA, US, Intern Architect

Jun 1995 - Jun 1997


California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 1990 - Jun 1994

West Valley College, Saratoga, CA, US, Architecture


Sep 1989 - Jun 1990

SJSU, San Jose State University, Pre-Med

Pre-med student.

Jan 1988 - Jun 1989
Aug 1985 - Jun 1986


Richard Lee Fisher Memorial Scholarship, 1st Place

$3000 award to study overseas in Copenhagen, Denmark.


Areas of Specialization