Mark Owen

Mark Owen

Senior Associate

Mark joined Johnson Fain as the Director of Technology in 2011 and has more than 22 years of professional experience in the integration of computer technologies into the design and production processes. Mark is responsible for the evaluation, implementation and maintenance of all of Johnson Fain’s technology needs. This includes networking, communications, workstations, printing, digital fabrication, mobile devices, design software & applications and developing workflows for the specific design process used at Johnson Fain. In addition, he is responsible for developing standards and training staff on how to use all of our technology.

His previous work experience includes large scale mixed use projects throughout Asia, high end single family residential and large scale aviation architectural and planning projects as well as teaching design studio and various design computing courses at several universities. He currently teaches design studios and digital media courses at Woodbury University and UCLA Extension. Mark graduated from Woodbury University in 1994 with a Bachelors of Architecture and completed his Masters of Architecture from UCLA in 1998. His primary area of study was on the integration of digital technology into the design and production process.

Education

  • Master of Architecture, University of California, Los Angeles, 1998
  • Bachelor of Architecture, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA 1994