Perkins+Will Houston Promotes Jeff Kim and Alex Clinton

08/06/2013 | Perkins+Will

Architecture firm Perkins+Will has promoted Jeff Kim, AIA, to Associate Principal and Alex Clinton, AIA, to Senior Project Manager.

Kim has been with the firm since 1998, focused on laboratory planning and design. He has shared his specialized expertise in high-containment and vivarium projects at national conferences sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Tradeline, and TurnKey. He is a member of Technical Review Committee for the 2012 revision of the NIH Design Requirements Manual for Biomedical Laboratories and Animal Research Facilities. Kim’s major projects include the Kansas State University Engineering Complex Phase IV, U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, and the Texas A&M Institute for Preclinical Studies. He earned his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Houston and is a LEED Accredited Professional. .

Clinton has been with the firm since 2001 and is a resident expert on high-containment facility design. He has completed laboratory and research projects for private industry, non-profit research organizations, higher education, and government clients. His recent work includes Biosafety Level 4 laboratories for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility and Biosafety Level 3 laboratories for University of Washington’s School of Medicine. Clinton earned a Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University and is a LEED Accredited Professional.

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