Jeff Frankel

Jeff Frankel

Paramus, NJ, US




Studio5, Glen Rock NJ, Architect

Responsible for: Design, Design Development, CD production, Code/ Zoning review, Presentations, Graphics & Signage, Construction Administration, Project/ Staff management.
Project types: Commercial (Ridge Hill Town Center), Retail (Saks, Apple,TJ Maxx), Restaurant (Yardhouse,Texas de Brazil) Religious (Chabad Monroe, Chabad Long Beach), Hospitality (Marriot Bronx)

Sep 2008 - May 2012

Personal Projects/ Consultant, New York City & surroundings; Chicago, Merida, Yucatan, Tulum, Quintano Roo; San MIguel de Allende,, Architect/ Construction Manager

Personal work includes; design and construction of several residences in Mexico & US, in addition to numerous small-scale residential, commercial projects. Consultant work includes: independent contractor for various NYC architecture & interior design studios; residential and retail construction documentation, permits, and construction supervision.
Project types: Residential; homes, Vacation homes, Additions and Renovations, Retail stores, Restaurants, Office interiors, Interior furnishings & Cabinetry

Aug 1981 - May 2012

API(+), Tampa, FL, US, Architect

Responsible for: Design, Design Development, CD production, Code review, Municipal approval, Staff supervision & management
Project types: Commercial Mixed uses, Retail Centers (Metwest International, Restaurants (Kona, Texas de Brazil), Grocery (Publix)

Aug 2007 - Sep 2008

Springline Architects, St Thomas USVI, Architect

Responsible for: Design, Design Development, CD production, of medium to large-scale projects.
Project types: Resort, Hospitality (Ritz Carlton, Wyndam Sugar Bay), Commercial (International Capitol Management, Chrysler).
Extensive Site planning & design; Environmental/ zoning approvals, programming & architectural design; client/ public presentations

Aug 2005 - Aug 2007

Arquitectura/ JCA Architects, Edgewater/ Hackensack, Architect

Responsible for: Design, Design Development, Construction Documents, and Construction Supervision of medium to large-scale projects.
Project types: Mid-Rise Housing (Edgewater, Townhouse Communities, Medical Arts, Religious, Mixed–Use. Mostly new construction projects with some existing building rehabilitation and renovation; in both urban & rural sites.

Jun 2000 - Aug 2005

Denker Cackovic Architects, Nyack, NY, Architect

Responsible for Design Development, CD production, and project management; also engaged in facilities surveys & reports, specifications, cost analyses & estimations.
Project types: Commercial, Religious, Educational facilities, ADA implementation, Historical Renovation, Municipal/ Institutional Buildings, Interiors.

Nov 1993 - Jun 2000

Davis, Brody & Assoc./ Davis & Grabe, New York, NY, Architect

Responsible for design and construction documents, project captain.
Project types: University facilities, Office Interiors; new construction and interior renovation

Sep 1984 - Oct 1989


Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US, MArch, Architecture

Sep 1977 - Jun 1981

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, Bachelors, Design of the Environment

Sep 1972 - Jun 1977

Areas of Specialization