Jess Allen Glowacki

​Jess Allen Głowacki, LEED-AP, Assoc. AIA

EcoArchitect + Visionary + Synthesist + BIM Innovation Director, CEO ECOPHI


Traverse City, Michigan native who has explored the world extensively in search of sustainable and innovative solutions to our built environment. From his Undergraduate and Masters in Architecture in Bozeman, Montana; 17 LEED projects around the world; 2 years with DWL Architects in Phoenix, Arizona; complete around the world trip during the 2009 recession; 4 years creating EkooBIM in Bogotá, Colombia; 1 year creating TB + Associates design build firm; 1 year creating relationships in bamboo architecture & eco-consulting in Indonesia & Asia; working with nonprofits SEEDS & BARC to solve economical housing; over 100+ BIM Revit Models, while running his own practice, ECOPHI Architecture for the past 10 years. Jess has a love for nature and cities alike, blending the fabric of our existence in a holistic manner relating to the senses expressed by the environment through experience is essential to his creative explorations and solutions. With a hunger to be involved in solving issues in our social environmental context drives his passion to help co-create this world into a better place for generations to come...



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It’s easy to do great things when you believe in what you do. That’s why I’m committed to helping more people like you, every day.

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

Jess Allen Głowacki, LEED-AP, Assoc. AIA

 

11066 S. West Bayshore Dr.

Traverse City, MI 49684

+1 (231) 492-0102

jess@eco-phi.com

 

Education

 

B.A. in Environmental Design in Architecture at Montana State University,

Bozeman, MT, Spring 2004

 

Masters in Architecture at Montana State University, (Thesis on Ecological Design)

Bozeman, MT, Fall 2006

 

USGBC LEED-AP Fall 2006, worked on 17 LEED national & international projects including Neighborhood Development/Campus Planning/New Construction/Existing Buildings/Schools/Homes/Commercial Interiors/Core & Shell

 

Honors & Memberships

 

· American Institute of Architects (Associate) (AIA), Spring 2017

· Autodesk Building Performance Analysis Certificate,  Fall 2015

· First Place in Competition, Partnered with Juan Pablo Ortiz, Facultad de Ingenieria, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogota, Colombia, Spring 2014

· First Place in Design Competition, AIA/CSI Phoenix Imagination  Cube, Phoenix, AZ, Fall 2008

· NCARB Member, Spring 2007

· MSU Design/Build 2005 , Gallitin Valley Food Bank, Bozeman, MT, 2007 AIA Montana Honor Award

· First Place in Design Competition, Lyndale Avenue Pedestrian Underpass, Helena, MT, Spring 2004

· Community Design, Revitalization of Historic Downtown District, Round Up, MT, Spring 2004

· Deans list, 1999-2000, Fall 2001, Spring 2003-2004, 4.0 Summer 05, MSU, Bozeman, MT

· Gamma Beta Phi Honors Society, 2002

· Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity, 2001

· National Society of Collegiate Scholars, 1999

 

Computer Skills

· Autodesk Revit & BIM 360 Design (BIM 3D Construction Documentation & Energy Analysis) 100+ Projects

· AutoCAD, Coral Draw, CNC Modeling, 3D printing, and Laser Cutting 

· Sefaira, EcoTect Analysis, Vasari, Green Building Studio (Bioclimatic Energy Analysis)

· Navisworks (Clash Detection, Scheduling,  Budgeting)

· Twinmotion (Virtual Reality - visualization for video & renderings)

· Rhinoceros (3D Modeling)

· Google SketchUp (3D Modeling)

· Adobe CS, Microsoft Office

· LEED Online Documentation

 

Experience

· August 2012-Present, ECOPHI, Traverse City, MI, Founder/Project Manager/BIM Manager/Bioclimatic Analysis, LEED-AP
· May 2019-Present, SEEDS, Ecology & Education Centers Traverse City, MI, Volunteer/Educator/Team Leader on Sustainable Building Projects

· January 2018-October 2018, True Blue & Associates, Traverse City, MI, Partner/Project Manager/BIM Manager

· April 2017-September 2017, Traverse Architectural Group, Traverse City, MI, Designer/BIM Manager/Project Manager

· September 2013-2016, EKOOBIM, Bogota, Colombia, Founding Partner/BIM Manager//Project Manager/Bioclimatic Analysis, LEED-AP

· May 2008-November 2009, DWL Architects + Planners, Phoenix, AZ, Job Captain/Designer/BIM Manager

· April 2005-May 2008, Kath Williams + Associates (Environmental Consultants) , Bozeman, MT, LEED-AP Research & Consulting

· June 2005-May 2008, Linda Bell Architect, Bozeman, MT, Drafting and 3D modeling

· July 2004-December 2005, Dowling Architecture, Helena, MT, internship

· May 2004-July 2004, Beckstead Drafting, Traverse City, MI, Designing Custom Homes 

 

Projects

 

2021, Billings EcoHouse Residences, 12 units, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Billings, Montana USA (24,000 sq.ft.) 


2021, SEEDS Historic Barns Eco Education Kiosk, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan USA (600 sq.ft.) 


2021, Bennett Remodel, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan USA (1,800 sq.ft.) 

2021, Rhinelander Remodel, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan USA (1,400 sq.ft.) 


2021, Hammond Eco Sky Yoga Park, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Cedar, Michigan USA (1.5 acre) 

  

2021, Raimi Residence, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Cedar, Michigan USA (3,200 sq.ft.) 

2021, Bakhtiar Development, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Karachi, Pakistan  (20,000 eco-residences) 


2021, Camelot Property Development, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Cedar, Michigan USA (7 acre, 5 lot development) 

2021, Proffer Residence, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan USA (4,400 sq.ft.) 

2021, Commons Pavilion, Designer, Traverse City, Michigan USA (800 sq.ft.) 

 

2021, Ecophi Wellness Center, Designer, Cedar, Michigan USA (1,922 sq.ft.) 


2020, Cedar River Coffee Co, Designer, Cedar, Michigan USA (1,688 sq.ft.) 

2020, SEEDS Historic Barns Ecology & Education Center, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan USA (5,740 sq.ft.) 

2020, Elshoff Residence, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan USA (3000 sq.ft.) 

2020, Mickey Lake Cottage Remodel, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan USA (3118 sq.ft.) 

 

2019-2020, NaiAsa Wellness Resort, Designer/BIM Project Manager/Steward, Goa Gajah, Gianyar Ubud, Bali, Indonesia (13 Hectare)

 

2019, EcoWellness Resort, Designer/Renderings/Conceptual Plan/Budget, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia (28 Hectare)

 

2019, Palua Mey Eco-Island, Research & EcoResort, Designer/BIM Project Manager/Developer, Raja Ampat, Indonesia (222 Hectare) 

 

2019, Sebatu Sanctuary Eco-resort Tree House, Designer/Renderings, Kalimantan, Indonesia (33 m²)

 

2019, Rungan Sari, Eco-Development, Kalimantan, Indonesia (100 Hectare)

 

2019, Awang Eco Village, Villa Design in Bambulogy, Lombok, Indonesia 2,255 sq.ft. (237 m²)

 

2019, Mana Earthly Paradise, BIM Solar Panel Analysis & Layout, Bali, Indonesia (27 Hectare)

 

2018-2019, Gili Island Retail Store, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Gili Island, Indonesia, 275 sq.ft.

 

2018-2019, Clearwater Residence, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 1,950 sq.ft.

 

2018-2019, Crow Residence, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 1,650 sq.ft.

 

2018, MI Summit Climbing Facility, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 3,200 sq.ft.

 

2018, Photodon Manufacturing, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 10,000 sq.ft.

 

2018, 10th Street ADU, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 600 sq.ft.

 

2018, Gallagher Residence Remodel, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 1,400 sq.ft.

 

2017-2018, Shipman Residence, Designer/BIM Project Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 3,500 sq.ft.

 

2017, True Health Chiropractic Live/Work, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager/Construction Manager/Builder, Traverse City, Michigan, 1,800 sq.ft.

 

2017, Nittolo's Seafood & Social, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager/Construction Manager/Builder, Traverse City, Michigan, 1,100 sq.ft.

 

2017, Envision 8th Street Mixed Use, Designer, Traverse City, Michigan, 28,000 sq.ft. (under TAG)

 

2017, Lippa Housing Development, Designer, Traverse City, Michigan, (20) 1,200 sq.ft. homes (under TAG)

 

2017, Holiday Inn - Lansing, Designer, Lansing, Michigan (under TAG)

 

2016-2017, Horseshoe Tours Resort, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager/Construction Manager, Minca, Colombia, 5,400 sq.ft.

 

2016-2017, RusCO Remodel, Peter Young, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Kalkaska, Michigan, 6,577 sq.ft.

 

2016-2017, Cornell Building Remodel, Peter Young, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Kalkaska, Michigan, 16,680 sq.ft.

 

2016, Young Accessory Dwelling Unit, Peter Young, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Traverse City, Michigan, 800 sq.ft

 

2016, Deitrich Garage Addition, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Northport, Michigan, 600 sq.ft

 

2014-2015, Facultad de Ingenieria, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana- BIM Manager/Project Coordinator, Bogota, Colombia, 114,100 sq.ft.

 

2014-2015, Facultad de Ingenieria, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana- BIM BioClimatic Analysis, Bogota, Colombia, 114,100 sq.ft.

 

2014-2015, Mazuren, Prodesa, BIM Manager/Project Coordinator, Bogota, Colombia, 344,445 sq.ft 

 

2014-2015, Hacianda Alcala, Prodesa, BIM Manager/Project Coordinator, Colombia

 

2014, Tarpel - BIM Manager/Project Coordinator, Multiple Cities, 2000-3000 sq.ft. each, Colombia

 

2013, Gerardo Arango SJ, Faculdad De Artes, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana- BIM Manager/Project Coordinator, Bogota, Colombia, 190,790 sq.ft

 

2013, Botanika Aqua - BIM Manager, Project Coordinator, Bogota, Colombia

 

2013, Sonesta Valledupar - Energy Analyst/BIM Manager/LEED-AP, Valledupar, Colombia

 

2013, Sheraton Cartagena - Energy Analyst/BIM Manager/LEED-AP, Cartagena, Colombia

 

2013, Orinoco Research Facility - Designer/Energy Analysit/BIM Manager/LEED-AP, Puerto Carreno, Colombia

 

2013, Evangeline's Restaurant - Designer/BIM Manager/LEED-AP, Traverse City, Michigan

 

2012, Centro De Conventiones Cartagena Indias - Energy Analyst/BIM Manager/LEED-AP, Cartagena, Colombia

 

2012, Sonesta Hotel & Commercial Center - EcoShade, Project Manager/Designer/LEED-AP, Monteria, Colombia

 

2012, Carriage House, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Traverse City, Michigan

 

2012, Garden House, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Traverse City, Michigan

 

2012, Union School, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Suttons Bay, Michigan

 

2012, Burkart Lake House, Project Manager/Designer/BIM Manager, Kawedin, Michigan 

 

2012, Owen Storfront, Designer/LEED-AP/BIM Manager, Northport, Michigan (with David Hanawalt)

 

2012, Sláinte, Lyman Residence, Designer/LEED-AP/BIM Manager/Project Manager, Glen Arbor, Michigan (LEED for Homes-Gold) (with David Hanawalt)

 

2011, Glowacki Residence, Designer/LEED-AP/BIM Manager/Project Manager/Construction Manager/Builder, Traverse City, Michigan (LEED for Homes-Gold, expecting) (with David Hanawalt)

 

2011, Donall Residence, Designer/BIM Manager/Consultant, Leland, Michigan (with David Hanawalt)

 

2011, Deitrich Salon, Designer/BIM Manager/Project Manager, Northport, Michigan (with David Hanawalt)

 

2011, Adams Residence, Designer/Project Manager, Suttons Bay, Michigan (with David Hanawalt)

 

2010, Leelanau Montessori Public School Academy, Project Manager/LEED-AP/Revit Manager/Sustainable Consultant/Designer, Suttons Bay, Michigan, 23,500 sq.ft. (with David Hanawalt)

 

2009, Dental Institute, Midwestern University, Job Captain/Designer/BIM Manager, Glendale, Arizona 76,000 sq.ft

(under DWL Architects + Planners)

 

2009, Eye Institute, Midwestern University, Job Captain/Designer/BIM Manager, Glendale, Arizona, 33,750 sq.ft

(under DWL Architects + Planners)

 

2009, Events Center , SRP-MIC , Job Captain/Designer/Revit Manager, Scottsdale, Arizona

(under DWL Architects + Planners)

 

2009, Campus Master Plan, Midwestern University, Job Captain/Designer, Downers Grove, Illinois

(under DWL Architects + Planners)

 

2009, GREENBUILD Booth Design, DWL Architects + Planners, Job Captain/Designer, Phoenix, Arizona

(under DWL Architects + Planners)

 

2009, ASU Police Department, LEED-NC Gold, LEED Documentation Review, Tempe, Arizona 

(under DWL Architects + Planners)

 

2009, Gimme Shelter Competition, City of Phoenix, Honorable Mention, Phoenix, Arizona

(with Ivet Gesheva)

 

2008, CSI Phoenix Chapter Imagination Cube Design Competition, First Place, Phoenix, Arizona

 

2008, Big Sky Health & Fitness Center, LEED-NC Gold, Lone Peak Physical Therapy, LEED Consultant, Big Sky, Montana

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2008, 93 Lower Cedarview Drive, LEED for Homes Platinum, LEED Consultant, Big Sky, Montana

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2008, Saddlehorn Welcome Home, LEED-NC Platinum, LEED Consultant, Bigfork, Montana

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2008, Brooks Residence, Job Captain, Norris, Montana

(under Linda Bell Architects)

 

2008, Saddlehorn (350+ residential cluster), LEED Consultant, Bigfork, Montana

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2007, Story Mill, LEED-NB Stage 2 in Progress, Hyalite Engineers, LEED Consultant, Bozeman, Montana

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2007, Teton Creek Resort and Convention Center, LEED-NC, Engler Land Investments, LEED Consultant, Driggs, Idaho

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2007, Belgrade Pharmacy, Job Captain, Belgrade, Montana

(under Linda Bell Architects)                     

 

2007, Butte Heritage Center, LEED-NC, Confidential, LEED Consultant, Butte, Montana

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2007, Air Force Weather Agency Offutt Air Force Base, LEED-NC Gold, LEED Consultant, Omaha, Nebraska

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2006, Greater Yellowstone Framework Reference Guide, Yellowstone Business Partnership, Document Review, Montana/Wyoming/Idaho

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2006, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, LEED-NC Gold, TSMC, LEED Consultant, Tainan County, Taiwan

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2005, Food Bank Design/Build Addition, Gallitin Valley Food Bank, Graduate Student, AIA Merit Award, Bozeman, Montana

(under Montana State University)

 

2005, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, LEED-NC Gold, TSMC, LEED Consultant, Hsinchu County, Taiwan

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2005, Haynes Residence, Job Captain, Bozeman, Montana

(under Linda Bell Architects)

 

2005, Bozeman Public Library, LEED-NC Silver, City of Bozeman, LEED Consultant, Bozeman, Montana

(under Kath Williams + Associates)

 

2004, Lyndale Underpass International Competition, Helena Public Art Committee, First Place, Helena, Montana

 

2004, Pargot Residence, Intern/Model Builder, Clancy, Montana

(under Dowling Architecture)

 

2004, Northern Lights Neighborhood Development, Intern/Designer, Great Falls, Montana

(under Dowling Architecture)

 

2004, Helena Downtown Walking Mall Revitalization, City of Helena, Intern/Designer, Helena, Montana

(under Dowling Architecture)

 

2004, Roundup Community Design Revitalization, City of Roundup, Student,

Roundup, Montana

(under Montana State University)

 

Selected Publications

 

MI Summit Climbing Facility - https://mynorth.com/2018/09/mi-summit-climbing-center-traverse-city/

 

Pontifica Universidad Javeriana, June 6th, 2014, "Concurso nuevo edificio de Ingenieria" http://www.javeriana.edu.co/noticias/noticias?aID=1813463&tID=22767#.U--pRvldV8F

 

Grand Traverse Insider, August 15th, 2011, "Living Classroom" by Christine Morris, article on LEED for Schools

 

Grand Traverse Insider, February 1st, 2011, "LEEDing the way" by Christine Morris, article on LEED for Schools

 

Up North Live, January 20th, 2011, "Leelanau Montessori Public School Academy's New Home to Showcase State-of-the-Art Environmental Design", article on Leelanau Montessori School Project

 

CSI Phoenix Newsletter, November 2008, “Jess Allen Glowacki Wins 2008 Imagination Cube Design Competition” by Tim Garver, article on winning Shade Pavilion Competition

AIA Montana Chapter, “2007 Design Awards” by Christopher Livingston, Honor Award article for Gallatin Valley Food Bank  

Bozeman Daily Chronicle, August 1st 2005, “MSU students build major addition to Food Bank” by Gail Schontzler, article on Gallatin Valley Food Bank

Independent Record,  August 30th 2004, “Designs Light up Lyndale Tunnel” by Jason Mohr, article on winning Lyndale Underpass Competition