Tim McCarron, RA, NCARB, AIA, LEED AP B+C

Sr. Project Architect/ Project Manager

Tim McCarron is inspired by the problem-solving aspects of his work and ensuring client satisfaction with deliverables. He thrives on collaborating with diverse teams, achieving consensus, and making everyone feel heard. Tim focuses on meeting basic project requirements and delivering biddable sets to minimize surprises during construction. He believes in the importance of quality work as it reflects the abilities of individuals and the firm, helping to retain clients.

Tim is known for his careful attention to detail and a high level of technical skill in architectural design. He is attentive to others’ concerns, ensuring their voices are heard and valued. With diverse experience across various building types, Tim’s approach to different projects is informed and enhanced. He prioritizes exceptional client service over personal and professional goals. His background includes working for both large and small firms in the A&E industry, domestically and internationally, giving him insight into the strengths and weaknesses of different firm sizes.

Tim’s short-term goals (1-5 years) include becoming an effective team leader, encouraging team members to perform their best. He plans to expand his knowledge in high-performance building envelope design, exceeding energy performance standards. Additionally, he seeks to earn credentials such as the CSI CDT (Construction Document Technologist) and possibly the CSI CCS (Certified Construction Specifier).

Education:

Bachelor of Arts, Architecture

Iowa State University, 1989

Master of Architecture, Iowa State University, 1994

Professional Registrations:

Architect, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota

National Council of Architectural Registration Board

LEED AP Building Design + Construction

Professional Affiliations:

American Institute of Architects (AIA)