A proven asset to any architectural project, his designs have won local, state and regional design awards. Mr. Cole is past president of the Idaho Central Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, is a past board member of the Idaho Architectural Licensing Board, and also gives time to numerous other civic organizations such as Boys and Girls Clubs of Ada County, Urban Land Institute, Ronald McDonald House and BOMA.
Senior Project Manager
Diplomatic and tactful with clients and professionals at all levels. Successful history of managing project teams from initial project pursuit through completion to include establishing and maintaining budgets on small to large complex projects. Poised and competent with demonstrated ability to maintain extensive client focus to manage their specific needs.
Thoughtful solutions and deliberate success are dominant features of Mark’s work. As a project manager with over 20 years of experience, his dogged follow through combined with creative and flexible problem solving skills have enabled him to successfully lead projects of various sizes from concept to completion.
Involved and pro-active communication are displayed constantly leading to a responsible, broad view approach to his work, while combining a granular level of understanding to the task at hand. His adaptive, inclusive approach is an investment in the best possible outcome to each and every project. An effective design solution requires a shared creative process with commitment from everyone involved. Mark is a vital component and valuable team leader in the realization of that solution.
Kiana has a fresh perspective and passion for architectural practice that is driven by environmental awareness with an emphasis on the sensory qualities of space. In her short time within the profession, she has had the opportunity to win a design/build competition in Northern Idaho for a warming hut for a local snowmobiling club.
At Cole, she is quickly developing practical knowledge, an understanding of processes, and jurisdictional relationships. Kiana works to be a key part of the Cole team in producing and realizing all projects by creating drawings, working with consultants and acquiring permits.
Kalyn is a passionate, innovative and artistic Interior Designer at Cole Architects. Having only been in the field for three years, Kalyn has a lot to offer Cole Architects while still learning new design techniques and skills. Her expertise ranges from healthcare, assisted living and education to civic, office, tenant improvements and space planning.
Kalyn understands function while still creating unique, beautiful spaces. Kalyn’s ability to execute all phases of the interior process and attention to detail provides clients with unique and successful projects. She is very passionate about design and creating spaces that provide an optimum experience for everyday users and guests.