Joel is licensed to practice Architecture in California and New York State, and is a member of the American Institute of Architects. His career focus has been on the architectural design and planning of mixed-use developments and high-end resorts, multi-and single-family residential, institutional, retail, and restaurant design. Joel practiced with Robert A.M. Stern Architects in New York for over nine years, where he was a Senior Associate. In San Francisco, Joel has practiced at Hart Howerton, an architecture and resort-planning firm, and with SB Architects, where he served as the Senior Designer for a major mixed-use project in Beirut. He has also consulted for Page & Turnbull, BAR Architects, and Heller Manus Architects. Joel received a Masters of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelors Degree from Oberlin College. Joel lives in Oakland, California.
Architectural design for residential, commercial and institutional projects; Urban, estate, and resort master plans; Town planning and guidelines.