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Architect

Thomas Albert Popa, American Architect. Registered architect, Iowa, Missouri, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin, Illinois, Connecticut, Kentucky, North Dakota, S.Da., Pennsylvania. Member Cedar Rapids City Planning Commission, since 1970. Member American Institute of Architects, Sports Car Club American, Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce.

Background

Popa, Thomas Albert was born on February 14, 1939 in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Edmund J. and Naomi K. (Klees) Popa.

Education

Student, Carroll College, 1957-1958; student, Iowa State University, 1958-1961.

Career

Partner, Peiffer & Associations, Cedar Rapids, Iowa., 1963-1979; officer, Olson, Popa, Novak, Architects, Professional Corporation, Cedar Rapids, since 1979; officer, OPN Architects, Inc., Cedar Rapids, since 1979. General partner Century Place Partnership, Cedar Rapids, since 1982. Officer North America Motorsport, Inc., Cedar Rapids, 1978-1990.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, Iowa, Missouri, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin, Illinois, Connecticut, Kentucky, North Dakota, S.Da., Pennsylvania.

Membership

Member Cedar Rapids City Planning Commission, since 1970. Member American Institute of Architects, Sports Car Club American, Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: motor racing, skiing, music, reading, woodworking.

Connections

Married Sally J. Beck, November 20, 1960 (divorced February 1977). Children: Tracy J., Beth A.

father:
Edmund J. Popa

mother:
Naomi K. (Klees) Popa

spouse:
Sally J. Beck

child:
Beth A. Popa

child:
Tracy J. Popa