Board of Directors Member


Dr. Frank W. Rees, Jr. serves as Founder of REES (REES®), an international Architecture, Interior Design and Planning firm. Dr. Rees has served as Principal Architect/Planner on over 200 projects in 31 states and 12 foreign countries. He is licensed to practice architecture in 39 states, is LEED accredited, a registered Interior Designer and NCARB Certified. The author of 1 book and over 60 professional articles, Dr. Rees has spoken to more than 30 professional organizations. Dr. Rees received his Bachelor Degree in Architecture from the University of Oklahoma, his first graduate degree from the Harvard Business School and his Architecture Doctorate from the University of Hawaii. Dr. Rees has served on the Board of Young Presidents Organization, World President’s Organization, and several corporate and civic organizations.


Architecture Doctorate University of Hawaii OPM, Graduate College of Business Harvard University Management of Design & Planning Firms Graduate School of Design Harvard University Bachelor of Architecture University of Oklahoma

Professional Affiliations: 

American Institute of Architects National Association of Senior Living Industries American Association of Homes & Services for the Aging American Healthcare Association Texas Healthcare Association Assisted Living Facilities Association of America


Architect, Texas Architect, 38 additional states Interior Design, Texas NCARB LEED® AP

Year Joined the Firm: 
Frank W. Rees Jr. Principal-In-Charge REES in 1975