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Marci Riskin, formerly a principal of Mazria Riskin Odems, Inc., has eighteen years of experience in architecture with expertise in:

Education and Licensure

M.Arch. University of California at Los Angeles;
1994 (Energy and resource-conserving design and technologies)

B.Arch. California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; 1989 (Concentration in historic preservation)

Registered Architect: New Mexico License #2977, California License #C2756,
Texas License #16914, NCARB Cert. #52426 American Institute of Architects:
Santa Fe Chapter Secretary, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006.

AiA New Mexico Secretary, 2006.

Continuing Education

Real Estate (Santa Monica City College, 1992)

Advanced Spanish (1999)

Real Estate Development (University of New Mexico, Architecture Department,

Publications and Lectures

Book – ‘The Train Stops Here- New Mexco’s Railroad Legacy‘ – published
Fall 2004 by University of New Mexico Press

Book – ‘New Mexico’s Historic Places: The Guide to National and State Register Sites‘ (General Editor)

Lecture – ‘Depot Disaster, Successes and Opportunities Second Annual Railroad
Symposium’, Las Vegas, New Mexico, April 2001

Lecture – ‘Ten Steps to Achieving Your Professional Goals’, University of New
Mexico Architecture School, Graduate-level Professional Practice, September

Lecture – Railroad Depots of New Mexico, 2005

Lecture – Professional Practice lecture, University of New Mexico Architecture School, 2005

Professional Community Service

Career Days: At Santa Fe Elementary Schools (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001) and
Middle Schools (2001)

Job Shadowing: Hosted students for the School-to-Careers program sponsored
by the Santa Fe Regional Partnership (1998)

Community Building Institute: Participated in a series of workshops dedicated
to the support of healthy communities at Sol y Sombraƍs Center for the Study
of the Community (1996-1997)

Santa Fe High School Mentor Program: Sponsored Santa Fe High School students for in-office internships (1997, 2000)

Built Environment Education Program (BEEP): Taught elementary school children
about architecture and related fields (1989,1990, 1991)

Artist Selection Committee: Served on the artist selection committee for
the Art in Public Places Program for the New Mexico Boys and Girls Club (1998)

Design Juries: