“We are all special beings, enlightened to make a difference in our surroundings. I strive to touch others’ lives through personal interactions and create relevant environment for all to enjoy and enrich their lives.”

Mark S. Kim, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Principal & Director of Architecture

As MVE’s Director of Architecture, Mark has been involved in the design development and production of a variety of building types including multi-family housing, student housing, performing arts centers, office buildings, entertainment centers and K-8 educational facilities. He is responsible for the management of working drawings and coordination of complex projects with an emphasis on design development, construction documentation, bidding and construction administration. Mark currently serves as Director at Large for the Orange County Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. and is a mentor for students involved in USC’s Architectural Guild. He was named a Senior Associate Partner of the firm in 2016 and Principal in 2018.

  • Bachelor of Architecture
    University of Southern California
Professional Affiliations
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • US Green Building Council (USGBC)
  • LEED Accredited Professional
Licenses and Registrations
  • Registered Professional Architect in the State of California