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Architect , Real estate developer

William Kuang-Han Yen, Chinese real estate developer, architect. Registered architect, Texas, California. Member American Institute of Architects (urban design committee 1986-1987, member California council, San Diego chapter), Association American-Chinese Professionals (executive director 1986-1987, proceedings editor 1986), Texas Society Architects, Urban Land Institute, National Council Architectural Registration Boards (certified).

Background

Yen, William Kuang-Han was born on September 8, 1952 in Taipei, Taiwan. Came to the United States, 1979. Son of King-Kwun and Mei-King (Wang) Yen.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1976. Master of Architecture, University Pennsylvania, 1980. Master of Science, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1981.

Career

Construction coordinator Chinese Marine Corporation, Kaoshung, Taiwan, 1976-1978. Project coordinator/teaching assistant Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1978-1979. Studio teaching assistant Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1980.

Researcher Institute of Building Science, 1981. Design architect Skidmore, Owing & Merrill, Houston, 1982. Project architect Henry Milton Roberts Inc., 1982-1987.

Principal William Yen Architects, American Institute of Architects, since 1987. President Yenco International, Inc., since 1987, L & Y Interests Inc., San Diego, since 1987. Investment consultant Stoa International, Inc., Houston.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, Texas, California.

Membership

Member American Institute of Architects (urban design committee 1986-1987, member California council, San Diego chapter), Association American-Chinese Professionals (executive director 1986-1987, proceedings editor 1986), Texas Society Architects, Urban Land Institute, National Council Architectural Registration Boards (certified).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, swimming, travel, classical music.

Connections

Married Ruth Hsiao-Lan Wang Yen, October 23, 1980. Children: Wilson Wei-I., Jonathan W.J.

father:
King-Kwun Yen

mother:
Mei-King (Wang) Yen

spouse:
Ruth Hsiao-Lan Wang Yen

children:
Wilson Wei-I. Yen

Jonathan W.J Yen