• Town of Windsor/Windsor Fire Protection District
    Fire Station No. 2, Award of Excellence, Sustainable Design, CE San Francisco Chapter
  • City of Santa Clara
    Fire Station No. 2 Training Center, Award of Excellence in Design, AIA, Santa Clara Valley Chapter
  • City of San Luis Obispo
    Fire Station No. 1, Award of Excellence in Design, AIA, San Luis Obispo County Chapter
  • City of San Jose
    Fire Station No. 34, Award of Excellence in Design, American Institute of Architects California Central Coast Chapter


  • “Operations-based Design,” 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 Station Style Design Conference
  • “Sustainable Design in Fire Stations – Case Study”, 2011 Station Style Design Conference.
  • Juror Fire Chief’s Magazine Fire Station Design Competition, 2009, 2011
  • “Critical Architectural Issues in the Design of Fire Stations,” July 2003, AIA Santa Clara Valley Chapter, Santa Clara, CA
  • “Your New Fire Station; How Much Will it Cost, and How to Get Funding For It,” August 2003, Fire Rescue International, Dallas, TX
  • “Paramedics in the Firehouse,” Sept 2002, FIERO Conference, Charleston, NC
  • “Fire Station Design Process,” 1995 -1998, Cal Fire Instruction Workshop
  • “Triggering Architectural Requirements Under the ADA,” CRA LMI Housing Seminar and Implementation Plan Workshop, Various Cities, CA


  • “Fire Station: Architectural Insight to Planning, Design and Construction; Chapter 8 – Communications”, Published by the International Fire Chief Association Foundation, Compiled by Janet A. Wilmoth
  • “Challenges net Changes”, Fire Chief Magazine, November 2005
  • “Paramedics in the Fire House”, Fire Chief Magazine, November 2006
  • “Special Access”, Fire Chief Magazine, November 2007



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