September 29, 2020 – Healthcare architecture and design firm Altus Architectural Studios, Inc. (Altus) announced today that Watchara Umboontham has joined the firm as Project Coordinator. Umboontham has more than 12 years’ architectural experience in all phases including hands-on conceptual design practice through construction administration.
Umboontham came to the U.S. from Thailand at the age of 16. After earning her Bachelors of Architecture degree from the University of Oklahoma-Norman, she served in several key support roles and managed design activities for projects including tenant improvements, schools, religious facilities, office buildings, senior housing, and hospital facilities. Her comprehension of and appreciation for healthcare architecture began more than seven years ago when she gained extensive experience in medical space planning, healthcare facility design per FGI requirements, and medical equipment coordination.
She joins Altus in its Denver, Colo. office and will be using her strong detail orientation and analytic talents to benefit the growing team.
About Altus Architectural Studios
Altus Architectural Studios was founded in 2001 with a vision to provide superior architectural planning/design services for the healthcare industry. For more than 20 years, the firm as collaborated with and worked tirelessly for healthcare organizations of all sizes to create thoughtfully designed, functional settings that are both healing and exceptional.
Altus, with offices in Omaha, Nebraska and Denver, Colorado understands the responsibility that comes with creating environments that directly impact patient care and delivery. They proudly embrace the role they have in “helping humanity heal” by enabling healthcare clients to deliver the kind of care patients need and deserve.
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