Alex McMakenName: Alex McMaken Title: Designer Date Employed at D2: June/2014 Hometown: Houston, TX Previous Work Experience: Student/ Intern Education: Texas A&M University Awards/Recognition: Deans List: Spring 2013 What brought you into the field of architecture?
I was always the kid that played with Legos and K’NEX building all kinds of contraptions. I was told from a young age that I should be an architect so I started taking drafting classes in High School which furthered my interest in architecture. I went to Texas A&M College of Architecture which taught me about design and confirmed that this is the field I want to be in.What is your favorite piece of work?
Falling Water – Frank Lloyd WrightWhat is your favorite quote?
Less is more – Mies Van der RoheWho inspires you? Frank Lloyd Wright, Frank Gehry, Mies Van der Rohe, My Parents Personal Hobbies/Interests: Golf Something not many people know about me: I’m A Jeep Enthusiast Twitter Handle: @AlexMcMaken