With concurrent master’s degrees in Architecture and Urban Design, L. Michael Lu’s specific interests center on environmental, social, and economic sustainability. He is currently pursuing professional licensure in Arizona and is an associate member of AIA and the U.S. Green Building Council as well as Architecture for Humanity. He brings systems thinking, a keen eye for detail, and a passion for architecture to all his work.
Michael’s experience spans the gamut from conceptual or design development to contract document and construction administration. He is skilled in using the latest smart technologies, interdisciplinary project delivery, virtual techniques and architectural visualization, as well as sustainable design and 3D modeling, to deliver projects of all sizes.
As Architectural Designer for IDC Architects for the past 2 years, he is responsible for construction document delivery, field verification, discipline coordination, clash detection, and modeling with Revit. Michael has a solid background in the preparation of work drawings, schedules, and architectural specifications and in on-site supervision. His projects to date have ranged from tenant improvements in municipal buildings to the large-scale expansion of semiconductor facilities.