Thomas Woolsey

Thomas Woolsey

Los Angeles, CA, US



I am a registered architect. I have been in the building trades for 25+ years and have done many projects in education, commercial, and residential


H. E. Woolsey Trust, Los Angeles, CA, US, Trustee

Managed a Real Estate Trust which involves tenant relations, tenant issues, repairs and construction, apartment refurbishment, marketing, and leasing

Jan 2013 - current

Spire Architecture & Design PLLC, Los Angeles, CA, US, Consultant

Consultant for the investigation of material and Construction Defects, and Forensic Architecture

Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

Amit Apel Design, Woodland Hills, CA, US, Principle Architect

Principle Architect, in house pre engineering, design and architectural analysis. Worked on mixed use projects, condos, apartments and residential projects. Also some project management, meeting with consultants and contractors, job supervision and over site. Project scheduling and governmental submissions.

Jan 2009 - Dec 2011

Builder Direct, Los Angeles, Principle Architect

Over saw all projects, design development, and CAD production. Designed mixed use, TI, Commercial, and Residential architecture and construction management. Over saw projects in design and construction, Plan compliance, RFI, and project analysis.

Jan 2007 - Dec 2008

Lorin Cruz Architects, Long Beach, CA, US, Project Architect

Was the project architect for all projects. Participated in design development, QA, marketing, and expediting, Building and Safety, and Engineering. Over saw all construction projects and interior design, project compliance to plans and specifications. Met with consultants and contractors

Jan 2006 - Dec 2007

Steven Kliens Sound Control Room, Sherman Oaks, CA, US, Architect and Acoustical Designer

Design and constructed sound studios, sound attenuation, and application of sound materials. Design and built many sound studios in the Los Angeles Area.

Jan 2004 - Dec 2006

Anvick Engineering, Arcata, CA, US, Architect

Designed large scale projects, Research and development of structural materials and applications. Mentored in Structural Engineering

Jan 2001 - Dec 2004

H. E. Woolsey Corporation, Los Angeles, CA, US, Contractor and Architect

Was General Contractor for several projects, mentored in Architecture and engineering. Did all phases of architectural and construction projects.

Jan 1998 - Dec 2004


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, PhD, Mathematics/Engineering/Architecture

Program in Architecture with minor in mathematics and engineering. Focus was on proportional attributes of buildings and its effects on lateral stability

Sep 2000 - Jun 2004

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Architecture

Focus was on Mathematics and its role in architecture. Used computer models, shape grammars to refine and create emergent shape using afine projections and algebra. Computer programming in Java, Fortran, and C++

Sep 1998 - Sep 2000

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, Applied Mathematics

Studied applied mathematics and was an independent student who also studied architecture in the Graduate Department Of Architecture as part of the program

Sep 1995 - Sep 1998

El Camino College, Torrance, CA, US, Mathematics / Architecture

Concurrently studied Mathematics and Architecture along with construction technology

Sep 1991 - Jun 1995

sci Arch, Santa Monica, CA, US, BArch, Professional Degree in Architecture

Studied professional applications of Architecture

Sep 1987 - Jun 1991

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