• Ruben Chavez

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  • Sonja Magnuson

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  • Larry Hoeksema

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  • Pete Padilla

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  • Anh Ngu

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  • Ed Holakiewicz

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  • Bill Magnuson

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  • Joal on construction site
  • Ben Meza

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  • Eric Soldau

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  • Beidi He

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  • Joao Costa

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  • Sara Lotz

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  • Aireen Bentley

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  • Jim Gordon

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  • Dan Dominik

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  • Dolores Romo

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  • Victor Navarro

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  • Jack Carpenter

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  • Paul Lorhan

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Ruben
Chavez

  • City Born: Irapuato, Mexico
  1. Dogs or Cats? dogs
  2. Sand or Snow? Snow
  3. Favorite Frank… Frank Lloyd Wright or Frank Gehry? Frank Lloyd Wright
  4. If you could visit any place in the world, where would you choose? Egypt
Ruben<br />Chavez
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Sonja Magnuson

  • CITY BORN: San Diego
  • SCHOOL ATTENDED: University of California, Santa Barbara
  1. WHAT IS THE WORST FASHION FAD THAT YOU FOLLOWED? I still wear scrunchies without shame.
  2. WHAT IS THE WEIRDEST THING YOU HAVE EVER EATEN? Fish jello with a side of salted pig fat and horseradish vodka. The fish was raw, by the way.
  3. WHAT CAN MOST PEOPLE DO THAT YOU CANNOT? Watch TV.
  4. NAME YOUR DREAM JEOPARDY CATEGORY: Either "Soviet Citizens that Died Under Mysterious Circumstances" or "Uses for Yogurt".
Sonja Magnuson
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Larry Hoeksema

  • City Born: Muskegon, Michigan
  • School Attended: University of Wisconsin, Madison, School of Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago B. Arch.
  1. Favorite Frank... Frank Lloyd Wright or Frank Gehry? Frank Lloyd Wright
  2. If you were to be on a reality TV show, which one would you be on? The Amazing Race
  3. What's the worst fashion fad that you followed? Plaid pants/ Leisure suits
  4. If you're not at work, where can we find you in San Diego? Torrey Pines Preserve
Larry Hoeksema
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Pete Padilla

  • Born: Riverside, CA
  • School Attended: San Diego State University and NewSchool of Architecture + Design
  1. Dogs or Cats: Dogs…no question
  2. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE BUMPER STICKER? My dog is smarter than your honor student
  3. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE AUTOCAD OR REVIT COMMAND? Ctrl-Z
  4. NAME YOUR DREAM JEOPARDY CATEGORY: Foods that start with the letter "Q"
Pete Padilla
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Anh Ngu

  • City Born: Saigon, Vietnam
  • School Attended: Cal Poly Pomona
  1. Sand or Snow? Not a fan of either.
    I like cleaniness.
  2. How many five-year-olds could you take in a fight? None, their screaming and crying would drive me insane therefore would be a distraction.
  3. What's the weirdest thing you've ever eaten? I am Asian so I eat all sorts of weird things and love it but most would find these food items very weird: deep fried large intestines, tripe, durian (stinky fruit), fermented tofu.
  4. If you were a building, which one would you be? Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia.
Anh Ngu
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Ed Holakiewicz

  • City Born: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Schools Attended: California State Polytechnic University Pomona & University of Copenhagen
  1. Sand or Snow? Sand
  2. Favorite 80s Movie? Bladerunner
  3. Describe yourself in three words: Passionate Emotional Sharing
  4. What's your favorite thing to do in the summer? Everything but work
Ed Holakiewicz
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Bill Magnuson

  • City Born: St. Paul Minnesota
  • School Attended: University of Minnesota, Institute of Technology, School of Architecture
  1. Sweet or salty snacks? Yes
  2. What is your favorite bumper sticker? Dyslexics untie, visualize whirled peas
  3. What's the worst fashion fad that you followed? Baggy disco pants
  4. If you're not at work, where can we find you in San Diego? I'm not telling, you'll have to find me another way
Bill Magnuson
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Ben
Meza

  • City Born: La Piedad, Michoacan, Mexico
  • School Attended: Cal Poly, Pomona
  1. Sand or Snow? Sand definitely. I'm allergic to Snow. Bizarre substance.
  2. Favorite 80s movie? The Karate Kid (Best film of all time)
  3. Describe yourself in three words: Honest, helpful, patient
  4. What's your favorite thing to do in the summer? Landscape painting outdoors
Ben<br />Meza
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Eric
Soldau

  • City Born: La Jolla (Scripps Memorial)
  • School Attended: B.Arch. Cal Poly, SLO and M. Arch. IIT, Chicago
  1. Ketchup or mustard? Mustard (like the good German that I am)
  2. Name your dream jeopardy category:
    Air War over Vietnam
  3. What's your favorite thing to do in the summer? Sail open ocean races
  4. Vanilla or Chocolate? Chocolate (Bittersweet Dark for my sophisticated palate)
Eric<br />Soldau
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Beidi He

  • City Born:Beijing
  • School Attended: Newschool of Architecture and Design
  1. If you could visit any place in the world, where would you choose? Istanbul
  2. Dogs or Cats? Cats
  3. If you're not at work, where can we find you in San Diego? Sleeping with my cats
  4. If you were a building, which one would you be? Cathedrale Norte Dame De Paris
Beidi He
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Joao Costa

  • Born: Lisbon, Portugal
  • School Attended: NewSchool of Architecture + Design
  1. DOGS OR CATS? Both
  2. SAND OR SNOW? Sand
  3. SWEET OR SALTY SNACKS? Sweet
  4. FAVORITE 80S MOVIE? Caddyshack
Joao Costa
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Sara Lotz

  • CITY BORN: Chicago, IL
  • SCHOOL ATTENDED: The Catholic University of America and NewSchool of Architecture + Design
  1. IF YOU’RE NOT AT WORK, WHERE CAN WE FIND YOU IN SAN DIEGO? Exploring new restaurants and bars.
  2. IF YOU COULD VISIT ANY PLACE IN THE WORLD; WHERE WOULD YOU CHOOSE? Japan, again.
  3. FAVORITE FRANK…FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT OR FRANK GEHRY? Frank Lloyd Wright
  4. SWEET OR SALTY SNACKS? Sweet, always sweet.
Sara Lotz
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Aireen Bentley

  • CITY BORN: Manila, Philippines
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  • SCHOOL ATTENDED: University of Santo Tomas
  1. IF YOU COULD VISIT ANY PLACE IN THE WORLD; WHERE WOULD YOU CHOOSE? Egypt
  2. IF YOU WERE TO BE ON A REALITY TV SHOW; WHICH ONE WOULD YOU BE ON? Cupcake wars
  3. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE AUTOCAD OR REVIT COMMAND? Paste in place
  4. WHAT ITEM DO YOU ALWAYS HAVE WITH YOU? Nail clipper
Aireen Bentley
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Jim
Gordon

  • City Born: San Diego
  • School Attended: B.Arch University of Arizona, Master of Arch. University of Illinois
  1. What can most people do that you cannot? Texting
  2. Favorite 80s movie? Rain Man
  3. If you're not at work, where can we find you in San Diego? The village, Coronado
  4. Describe yourself in three words: mind, body, spirit
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Dan
Dominik

  • City Born: San Diego
  • School Attended: USC
  1. Favorite Frank…Frank Lloyd Wright or Frank Gehry?  Sinatra
  2. Name your dream jeopardy category: Colors ending in "urple"
  3. What's the worst fashion fad that you followed? The 80's
  4. If you could visit any place in the world, where would you choose? The Challenger Deep – only two visitors ever, no lines.
Dan<br />Dominik
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Dolores
Romo

  • City Born: Oakland, CA
  1. Ketchup or mustard? Ranch dressing
  2. What item do you always have with you? lipstick
  3. Favorite 80s movie? Manequin
  4. If you could visit any place in the world, where would you choose? Spain
Dolores<br />Romo
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Victor Navarro

  • City Born: Santiago, Chile
  • Schools Attended: M.Arch - Lawrence Technological University, B.Arch - Universidad Central De Chile
  1. Favorite 80s movie? Back to the Future
  2. Favorite Frank...Frank Lloyd Wright or Frank Gehry? It is like trying to choose between my parents, so it merits a bit of explanation. FLW is the base that I stand on, but FOG is the passion that I am represented with.
  3. Describe yourself in three words: The 3 P's - Patient, Passionate, Perseverant
  4. What is your favorite thing to do in the summer? The 3 B's: Beach, Beach, Beach
Victor Navarro
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Jack
Carpenter

  • City Born: Glendale, CA
  • School Attended: USC
  1. What vegetable do you most resemble? At my age, a pickle.
  2. Favorite 80s movie? Blade Runner
  3. How do you like your eggs? Poached
  4. What's your favorite thing to do in the summer? Photo Walks
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Paul
Lorhan

  • City Born: Kansas City
  • School Attended: Cal Poly, Pomona
  1. Sweet or salty snacks? Both mixed together
  2. Sand or Snow? Sand
  3. What is your favorite bumper sticker? University of Ocean Beach
  4. If you were a building, which one would you be? Burj Khalifa - Dubai
Paul<br />Lorhan
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