The Applebarn  photo:Beth Singer

The Applebarn  photo:Beth Singer

 The Applebarn and the wood burning stove  photo: Beth Singer

The Applebarn and the wood burning stove  photo: Beth Singer

 Coach's Conference, where we meet to review your plan to success  photo: Beth Singer

Coach's Conference, where we meet to review your plan to success  photo: Beth Singer

 Coach Lee's design studio  photo: Beth Singer

Coach Lee's design studio  photo: Beth Singer

Architectural Background

43 years professional experience with prominent Michigan architectural firms including 25 years as owner of Mamola Associates Architects in Novi, MI.  Practice included commercial, light industrial, institutional, interiors, and custom residential.  Experience also includes 5 years as Adjunct Professor at the University of Detroit Mercy, School of Architecture, instructing in mid- to upper-level design studios and construction methods.

Education

Master of Architecture, University of Detroit

Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Detroit

Professional Registrations

Registered Architect, State of Michigan

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards

Educator

University of Detroit Mercy, School of Architecture - Adjunct Professor 2001-2006, Taught upper level design studio and construction materials courses.

Awards

AIA Detroit Honor Award – Applebarn Adaptive Re-Use 1997

Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) Blue Water Plastics Engineering and Research Center  

Paul Harris Fellowship - Rotary International 1987

Community Leader

Novi Planning Board (Past)

Novi Construction Board of Appeals

Novi Historic District Committee (Past Chair)

Novi Chamber of Commerce (Past President)

Novi Rotary Club (Past President)

Novi Rotary Club – President 2018-19

American Institute of Architects

Michigan Architectural Foundation, MAF – Trustee, Finance, Golf, and Scholarship CommitteesMichigan Architectural Foundation, MAF ‑ Treasurer, 1994 – 2002

University of Detroit Mercy Alumni Council for Architecture (Past Chair)

Adjunct Professor in Design and Construction Technology of Detroit Mercy (Past)

Southfield Construction Board of Appeals

 Publications

Construction Association of Michigan, Resource and Crisis Center, CAM Magazine, Oct. 2014

"Applebarn Renovation," Residential Architect Magazine, 2000

"Lake Front Residence," Ann Arbor News, Flint Journal, 1999

"Applebarn Renovation," Detroit News, 1997

"Applebarn Adaptive Re‑Use,"AIA Michigan Annual Design Retreat, 1997

"Working with a Landscape Architect," Landsculpter, 1991

"Poplar Creek Music Theatre, Hoffman Estates Illinois,"Architectural Record Magazine, 1982

"Foamade Industries, Auburn Hills, MI," Architectural Record Magazine, 1982