In its 111th year of operation, Westlake Reed Leskosky continues its tradition of design and technical excellence led by its talented and dedicated staff.  In recognition of outstanding performance and contributions that enhance the firm’s fully integrated services and thought leadership, Westlake Reed Leskosky promoted the following individuals:

Shawn P. Carr, PE to Principal, Director of Structural Engineering

Cleveland Studio | Joined WRL: Nov 2005

The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Double-Major in Structural Engineering and Construction Management

Shawn’s diverse professional experience spans the structural design of healthcare facilities, theatres, commercial, industrial and educational facilities.  He enjoys creating simple yet innovative solutions to structurally challenging designs.  In addition to engineering design solutions, Shawn leads the firm’s structural engineering discipline in quality control, engineering scheduling and staff allocation.

Cocco_PrincipalRadames Cocco, PE, LEED AP to Principal, Director of Electrical Engineering

Phoenix Studio | Joined WRL: Mar 2009

Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Radames enhances the firm’s integrated design approach through his Electrical Engineering design leadership.  He provides diverse experience working with Architects, Owners, Managers and Contractors to design electrical power systems to suit clients’ current and future needs; and the ability to communicate the benefits of robust electrical systems, as well as the compromises inherent in cost-saving decisions.

Mitchell J. Clemente, CPD to Associate Principal, Director of Plumbing Engineering

Cleveland Studio | Joined WRL: Jul 2006

Lakeland Community College, Associates Degree in Industrial Engineering

Mitch is recognized for his commitment to innovative mechanical engineering design and oversight for quality assurance and quality control, as well as his contributions to the field of Plumbing Engineering.  He serves as President of the American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE), Vice President on the ASPE Research Foundation Board of Directors and is a member of a number of other ASPE  (CPD) committees.

Block_AssociateChristopher Block, RA to Associate, Project Architect/Quality Control Leader

Cleveland Studio | Joined WRL: 2005

Kent State University, Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Science

Noted for design and technical excellence, Christopher’s versitility encompasses typologies at all phases of design, including construction documentation, planning, project management and construction administration.  Significant clients include Cleveland Clinic, the Veterans Administration and the University of Mount Union.

Mark K. Morris to Associate, Architectural Designer

Cleveland Studio | Joined WRL: 2012

Columbia University, Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design; Kent State University, Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Science

Mark’s passion for design processes results in achievements and involvements from project conception and graphic representation to completion, including work on award-winning commissions and competitions for clients such as Hawken School and Point Park University.

Jason Turnidge to Associate, Architectural Designer

Cleveland Studio | Joined WRL: Nov 2012

University of Pennsylvania, Master of Architecture; Kent State University, Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Science

Jason’s collaborative explorations in design and making contribute to consistently successful designs for a number of significant clients, including Cleveland Clinic, Kent State University and Oberlin College.  His work has won more than a dozen design awards and has been exhibited throughout Ohio.

Davidson_AssociateEmily Davidson to Associate, Marketing Writer

Cleveland Studio | Joined WRL: Dec 2005

Williams College, Bachelor of Art in English; Case Western Reserve University, Master of Art in Art History

Providing strong leadership, Emily drives the firm’s marketing and proposal initiatives.  As an accomplished writer, she crafts effective materials and successfully gives ‘voice’ to the firm and its award-winning portfolio.  She is the force behind many of the firm’s successful solicitations.