October 24, 2022 | Source: G70 News

Mark Tagawa, AIA, LEED AP, Joins G70 as Architecture Principal

Mark Tagawa, AIA, LEED AP

Returning to Hawaiʻi after practicing in Southern California at some of the nation’s top design firms, Mark‘s diverse cadre of expertise includes healthcare, education, workplace and residential projects. His portfolio embraces risk-taking with appropriateness while seeking rigor and clarity. Mark’s recent work includes UCLA Health’s Neuropsychiatric Replacement Hospital; City of Hope’s Orange County Hospital; Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center; LA Lakers Training Facility; Permanent Supportive Housing for the Weingart Center; the award-winning UH West Oʻahu Administration and Health Sciences Building in addition to work designed and completed in both Asia and the Middle East. 

Mark’s design work has received numerous awards and has been recognized in publications domestically and internationally. With his ability to translate client vision into built form, he brings a broad portfolio across varying building typologies. Born and raised in Honolulu, Mark is a graduate of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Architecture, and an alumnus of ʻIolani School.

Charles Kaneshiro, President and COO of G70 states “We are excited to have Mark join the G70 ʻOhana. The combination of Mark’s international and national design experience with the strength of G70’s multi-disciplines, local knowledge and community connections strengthens and broadens the services we can offer our clients.”