Mark Urrea brings enthusiasm and vigor to every project he works on. His experience spans over fifteen years and includes all phases of design and construction. With a background in higher education, affordable housing, early education, adaptive reuse, urban design and sports architecture, he draws on a wide range of experience in order to find design solutions which are well suited and unexpected. Mark brings a passion for sustainability and building science combined with an approach that emphasizes strong and simple ideas from concept all the way through construction.
Mark has recently relocated to Denver from Boston where he worked at a variety of firms. He lead a competition team which was a finalist in the Boston Living with Water competition and a winner of a Young Architects Competition for a kinetic barrier which generates electricity from airplane take off exhaust at airports.
In his personal time Mark likes rock climbing, playing and building guitars, building furniture, hiking, camping, skiing and snowboarding.prev