Swenson Say Faget hired Lori DeBoer as a project engineer, and Aaron Lieberman and Emily Preston as staff engineers in Seattle, and promoted Francesca Renouard, Bethany Brown and Joanna Johnson to project engineers. DeBoer has 10 years of structural engineering experience. She is working on FX McRory’s renovation in Seattle. Lieberman is working with the residential teams, including on Blackbird Apartments in Redmond. Preston is a University of Texas at Austin graduate and worked for a structural engineering firm there. Her projects include Penrose Hotel renovation and addition in Walla Walla. Renouard holds a master’s of civil engineering from UC Berkeley, and is working on a seismic evaluation for St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Medina. Brown is working on multifamily projects, including Boylston Flats in Seattle. Johnson holds a master’s in structural engineering from the University of Washington. She is working on an office building in Seattle. Swenson Say Faget is a structural engineering firm, with an office also in Tacoma.
Pioneer Square - J&M Hotel / / 01.24.17
Seneca has hired BuildingWork to convert the J&M and Metropole Buildings into boutique hotels that will be managed jointly.
Penrose Hotel in Walla Walla / / 08.19.16
Located in the heart of downtown, the Penrose project includes the historic renovation of the existing 3-story YMCA Building as well as a 4-story addition.
The Penrose Luxury Hotel / / 05.19.17
The former YMCA and a new addition next door will house the 82-room Penrose Hotel, as well as a restaurant and bar.