Leadership: Gail Kennard Assumed leadership of the firm upon her father’s death in 1995.  She previously worked as a firm principal responsible for marketing, operations and client relations for eight years.  She is actively involved in each firm project.  She has served on the boards of local non-profit organizations, and currently she is vice president of the City of Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission where she has served as a mayoral appointee since 2010. LinkedIn  

Leadership: Gail Kennard

Assumed leadership of the firm upon her father’s death in 1995.  She previously worked as a firm principal responsible for marketing, operations and client relations for eight years.  She is actively involved in each firm project.  She has served on the boards of local non-profit organizations, and currently she is vice president of the City of Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission where she has served as a mayoral appointee since 2010.

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Project                        Management: Dean Hawkins Joined the firm in 2010 after having served as a principal with another architectural firm that collaborated with KDG.  He is committed to sustainable design, holds certification as a LEED AP BD+C and often serves as the LEED team administrator on our projects.  A detail-oriented manager who is a strong team leader and communicator, he is experienced in feasibility studies, programming, design and construction documents, cost estimating, specifications and   construction administration. LinkedIn        

Project                        Management: Dean Hawkins

Joined the firm in 2010 after having served as a principal with another architectural firm that collaborated with KDG.  He is committed to sustainable design, holds certification as a LEED AP BD+C and often serves as the LEED team administrator on our projects.  A detail-oriented manager who is a strong team leader and communicator, he is experienced in feasibility studies, programming, design and construction documents, cost estimating, specifications and   construction administration.

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CADD: Catherine Carpio Responsible for producing design and construction documents.  She often assists in coordinating our work with consulting engineers and other team members, managing the preparation of clear, accurate and complete documentation.  She manages the latest versions of computer software including AutoCAD and works with others in building information modeling software including Revit.  Utilizing sharing tools, she manages the flow of documents and project files.

CADD: Catherine Carpio

Responsible for producing design and construction documents.  She often assists in coordinating our work with consulting engineers and other team members, managing the preparation of clear, accurate and complete documentation.  She manages the latest versions of computer software including AutoCAD and works with others in building information modeling software including Revit.  Utilizing sharing tools, she manages the flow of documents and project files.

 
Wisdom: Ronald Cannan With more than 40 years of experience in numerous building types, he is the person we go to with questions about everything related to design and construction.  He has done it all --- design, construction documents, planning, reports and studies, and construction administration.  He has performed design and constructability reviews, and he performs quality assurance/ quality control reviews for all of our work.   His input is invaluable on every project.

Wisdom: Ronald Cannan

With more than 40 years of experience in numerous building types, he is the person we go to with questions about everything related to design and construction.  He has done it all --- design, construction documents, planning, reports and studies, and construction administration.  He has performed design and constructability reviews, and he performs quality assurance/ quality control reviews for all of our work.   His input is invaluable on every project.

 History: James Silcott As a firm principal and mentor for more than 20 years, he is the repository of the firm’s history.  He worked with firm founder, Robert Kennard, and his involvement assures us that the firm will continue to carry out its unique legacy in the practice of architecture.

 History: James Silcott

As a firm principal and mentor for more than 20 years, he is the repository of the firm’s history.  He worked with firm founder, Robert Kennard, and his involvement assures us that the firm will continue to carry out its unique legacy in the practice of architecture.

Everything Else: Pamela Wright She is the voice you will often hear when call us.  She knows where everyone is, what they are doing and how to reach them.  If you have a question about us, she is the person to ask. Her sense of humor and positive attitude have set the tone for our team since 1991.

Everything Else: Pamela Wright

She is the voice you will often hear when call us.  She knows where everyone is, what they are doing and how to reach them.  If you have a question about us, she is the person to ask. Her sense of humor and positive attitude have set the tone for our team since 1991.

      Other Team Members

     Our interns are Asiyah Ayubbi, Anjeliqueca Bajita, and Omar Momand.  Our consulting archivist is Annie W. Tang.