FACULTY

Ro Photo 1 small.jpgRolando L. Gonzalez, M. Arch.
Professor of Architecture / Architect, AIA
Chair, Industry & Technology
(559) 730-3758
rolandog@cos.edu
California Architect, 1995
American Institute of Architects, 1995
Master of Architecture, Arizona State University, 1991
Bachelor of Environmental Design, Texas A&M University, 1987
Associate of Arts, College of the Sequoias, 1985
Courses Taught:  Design, Graphics, Construction Technology, and History

David Smith
Adjunct Faculty / Architect
(559) 733-7833
dlsarch@pacbell.net
California Architect, 1970
Bachelor of Architecture, Cal Poly San Luis University, 1965
Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Architectural Design), Cal Poly San Luis University, 1964
Courses Taught:  ARCH121AC Perspective Alternatives & ARCH120 Freehand Drawing

Thom Black
Adjunct Faculty / Architect
(559) 635-2621
thomab@sbcglobal.net
California Architect, 1994
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, CSU Fresno, 1991
Associate of Science in Architecture, College of the Sequoias, 1981
Course Taught:  ARCH121 Perspective Alternatives

Michael P. Porter
Adjunct Faculty / Architect AIA / LEED Certified
TAE, Inc.
(559) 805-4367
mikep@taeinc.com
California Architect, 2002
Associate of Science Degree in Architecture, College of the Sequoias, 1985
Courses Taught:  DRFT114, 115, 116. Introduction, Advanced, and Applied CAD.
ARCH010 Architectural Design 1

Danen Gogue
Adjunct Faculty / Project Manager
Taylor Teter Partnership
(559) 625-5246
Danen.Gogue@taylorteter.com
Bachelor of Environmental Design, Texas A&M University, 1988
Courses Taught:  ARCH160 Construction Materials & Methods and ARCH134 Sustainable Construction Materials and Methods

Robert Rooney
Adjunct Faculty
(559) 730-7336
rrooney@visalia.k12.ca.us
Master of Arts (Education), Fresno Pacific University, 1993 
Bachelor of Industrial Arts, California State University Fresno, 1987
Courses Taught:  DRFT114, 115, 116. Introduction, Advanced, and Applied CAD

Shaunt Yemenjian
Adjunct Faculty
(559) 492-7749
shaunty@cos.edu
Master of Architecture, Southern California Institute of Architecture, 2006
Bachelor of Science, Urban and Regional Design, California State Polytechnic University Pomona, 2004
Courses Taught:  Architectural Design, Graphic Design, Digital Modeling, and Digital Animation

Loren Aiton
Adjunct Faculty / Architect / LEED AP BD and C
(559) 625-5246
lorena@cos.edu
California Architect, 1988 
Bachelor of Science, Architecture, California State Polytechnic University Pomona, 1984
Courses Taught: ARCH030 Sustainable and Green Topics

Lisa Baesemann
Adjunct Faculty
(559)331-0721

lisaba@cos.edu
Courses Taught: Drafting 114

FACULTY EMERITUS
The following individuals were instrumental in establishing and perpetuating the COS Architecture Department.
Without their vision, hard work, and determination there would not have been a COS architecture program.

David L. Smith
Dr. Ray Loyd

Jay Hoerner
Jay Moring
Jack Hayslett
Richard Cottrell
Linclon Deetz
Fred Robins

Last Updated: 12/12/2014 11:03 AM