People

  • We strive to hire the most progressive and responsive project managers in the business. Our professionals average 20-plus years of experience and have represented hundreds of clients with projects totaling many millions of square feet.
  • Our team formerly served as the Project Management Group for Cresa in the Bay Area.
  • a3 Workplace Strategies is led by Robin Weckesser, one of the industry’s leading workplace design professionals and educators.
  • Our team includes the following professionals:

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Robin Weckesser

  • Specializations: workplace design, process alignment, project implementation management, corporate facilities management, architecture.
  • 30+ years of experience
  • Education: M.A. in Organizational Management, University of Phoenix; B.S. in Business Administration, University of Phoenix
  • Affiliations: American Institute of Architects (AIA), CoreNet Global, and International Facilities Management Association (IFMA)

Robin Carpenter
Robin Carpenter

  • Specializations: space programming, interior design, construction administration, move coordination, lighting design, technology migration, strategic planning.
  • 30+ years of experience
  • Education: B.A. in Interior Architecture Design, California College of the Arts, Oakland

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Justin Chan

  • Specializations: office design, tenant improvements, negotiations, ground-up shell, core development.
  • 15+ years of experience
  • Education: Bachelor of Architecture, University of Southern California, Los Angeles; Construction Management Certificate Degree, University of Washington

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Michael Dern

  • Specializations: architecture, construction and project management, office, restaurants, retail, mix-use developments
  • 20+ years of experience
  • Education: Bachelor of Architecture and Minor in Construction Management, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
  • Affiliations: AIA, ULI, SPU

Robert Garcia
Robert Garcia

  • Specializations: system design, resource management, risk analysis, budget management, estimation.
  • 35+ years of experience
  • Education: B.A. Biology/Chemistry , San Jose State University, San Jose; ASHE Health Care Certified; US Army/Navy Corps of Engineers Quality NAVFAC Certification; OSHA 30 Certification

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Kelly Kane

  • Specializations: business development, event planning, development of marketing strategies, and client market development
  • 20+ years of experience
  • Education: Business Degree with an emphasis in Marketing from Louisiana State University
  • Affiliations: IFMA, CoreNet

Alex Neuhold
Alex Neuhold

  • Specializations: architectural programming, strategic planning for renovations and new constructions
  • 30+ years of experience
  • Education: Graduate Studies in Urban Planning, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee; B.S. Arch., University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee: School of Architecture, Milwaukee, WI
  • Affiliations: US Green Building Council; Center for Better Communities; Hawaii Ecotourism Association

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Sandy Reposar

  • Specializations: team coordination, client accounts, website and presentation development, RFP preparation, quality assurance.
  • 25+ years of experience

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Julie Zech

  • Specializations: workplace processes, facilities management, vendor relationships, corporate culture, move coordination, strategic planning, tenant improvements, decommissioning.
  • 15+ years experience
  • Education: B.S. Hospitality & Restaurant Management, Missouri State University

Gordon Zagar
Gordon Zagar

  • Specializations: project integration and cost reduction, collaborative leadership, strategies promoting global growth and expansion, transforming operational environments, and creating performance cultures.
  • 30+ years of experience
  • Education: AAEE, Electronic Engineering, Community College of the Air Force, Montgomery, Alabama; B.S.B.A., Business Management, Capella University, (en progressus)
  • Affiliations: International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers (ISPE): Advisory Board Member; International Society of Automation (ISA): Senior Member; International Facilities Management Association (IFMA); Building Owners and Managers Association International (BOMA)