Social Media / Web Team
Social Media Delivery Coordinator
Michel is an interior designer with both residential and commercial design experience who transitioned from the world of Fortune 500 technology project management to the world of design. She obtained a Master of Interior Architecture degree from Cal Poly Pomona. She is currently a freelance contractor. Interests include sustainable design and the emerging field of evidence-based design with a focus on the intersection of health and design.
Michel has served as treasurer and president of the ASID UCLA Extension Student Chapter, one of the nation's largest student ASID chapters. In addition to her ASID work, Michel was 2013 -2014 Board Secretary for The Association for Women in Architecture and Design. Currently, she is social media chair. Michel was a LANOMA 2012 Camp Manager.
Backup Web Administrator
Ashley Mack a Los Angeles native, graduated from Hampton University in Hampton, VA with her Masters of Architecture in 2012. Out of college she received a position with Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority in the Engineering and Construction Department as an intern after graduating working on all Metro’s small capital projects as a designer. A year later Ashley received a full-time position as an associate architect. Ashley has worked on numbers small projects at metro such as bus division upgrades and additions, new customer service centers, new lost and found centers and etc. Ashley is currently studying for her architecture license in hopes to move up in the company and become project manager over major rail projects in the future. Ashley is an active member of the AIA, she mentors young girls in group homes, and working on her own business M.A.C (Making A Change) Design Group.
Matthew Trotter is a dynamic architectural designer with experience in interiors, themed attractions, multi-family housing, religious facilities, and commercial developments. He is now a Managing Lead Designer at Thinkwell Group, specializing in theme park design and interiors. Matthew has worked with SoCalNOMA as a SketchUp designer/modeler. Matthew co-authored the 3D model for an ecology center project when he served as a part of the L.A. Chapter design team that came together to assist an urban community non-profit organization. And as a member of the SoCalNOMA Summer Camp Committee, Matthew developed and instructed a digital technology curriculum that was palatable to adolescents. Matthew's talents stretch beyond architecture as he is a music producer and songwriter.
A 2006 graduate of SciArc with experience in construction documentation implementation and coordination of industrial park centers, shopping centers, retail malls and recently theme park entertainment. Skilled at consultant coordination, code compliance assessments, submittals review, and construction administration. Enjoys every opportunity to infuse nature into Architecture.
Van T. Moore
While working for a media publishing company, Van discovered he not only enjoyed working with fonts and layouts but he also enjoyed working with computers. Moving from desktop publisher to desktop technician, and then to network administrator seemed like a natural progression.
Van spends his days working as a helpdesk analyst for a downtown law firm. Coming full circle, in his free time, he now applies his interests in fonts, layouts, social media, photography and computers to web design. Using WordPress, Van has developed web sites for a non-profit organization, an Interior Designer, his own photography site, Apt1b.com and now socalnoma.org. Follow Van: