Awards

Awards

Thackerville, Oklahoma

ABC Excellence in Construction Award, 2016

Sunbeam Family Services
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

ABC Excellence in Construction Award, 2015

Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic – Southeast Clinic
Gilbert, Arizona

2015 Medical Office Project of the Year
NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association
Arizona Chapter.

Norman, Oklahoma

2015 Great Inspirations Award
Creative Oklahoma

Wyoming Springs Assisted Living and Memory Care
Round Rock, Texas

Award of Excellence from ALFA, 2014

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

AIA People’s Choice Award, 2014.

Oklahoma State University Henry Bellmon Research Center
Stillwater, Oklahoma

Excellence In Construction Award, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., 2011

East Central University Fine Arts Center
Ada, Oklahoma

"Outstanding Design, " American School & University magazine, 2010

Texas Christian University - Bob Schieffer School of Journalism
Fort Worth, Texas

“Outstanding Design,” American School & University magazine, 2010

University of Oklahoma Gaylord Hall College of Journalism
Norman, Oklahoma

Bronze “Brick in Architecture” Award, Brick Industry Association, 2010

Saint Clare’s Hospital Pediatrics
Denville, New Jersey

Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2009

Baylor Labor & Delivery
Dallas, Texas

American School & University Educational Interior Design Excellence, 2008

Mercy Cancer Resource Center
Ardmore, Oklahoma

Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2008

Federal Bureau of Investigation Field Office - San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio, Texas

Golden Trowel Award for San Antonio Masonry Contractors, 2008
Golden Trowel Award for Texas Masonry Contractors, 2008

WJLA - TV
Washington, D.C.

Craftsmanship Award from the Washington Building Congress, 2003

George Allen Courthouse
Dallas, Texas

Certificate of Merit from The American Institute of Architects
AIA/ACA Exhibition of Architecture for Justice, 2002/2003

WFLA-TV/Tampa Tribune Newsroom facility
Tampa, Florida

Outstanding Special Use Building – Judges Choice Award in Technology from the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, 2000

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

American Institute of Architects Committee on Architecture for Justice (CAJ), Justice Facility Review, 1998-1999

Texas Department of Transportation Traffic Management Center
Dallas, Texas

Honor Award Unbuilt Design from the American Institute of Architects - Dallas Chapter, 1997

Anadolu Medical Center
Suburban Istanbul, Turkey

Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase Honorable Mention, 2006

2015

Multi-Family

Sunbeam Family Services
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
ABC Excellence in Construction Award, 2015

Government

Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic – Southeast Clinic
Gilbert, Arizona
2015 Medical Office Project of the Year
NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association
Arizona Chapter.

Education

University of Oklahoma Bizzell Library Renovation
Norman, Oklahoma
2015 Great Inspirations Award
Creative Oklahoma.

2014

Senior Living

Wyoming Springs Assisted Living and Memory Care
Round Rock, Texas
Award of Excellence from ALFA, 2014.

Corporate

KD’s Southern Cuisine
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
AIA People’s Choice Award, 2014.

2011

Higher Education

Oklahoma State University, Henry Bellmon Research Center
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Excellence In Construction Award, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., 2011.

Government

Muensterberg Plaza and Clock Tower
Berne, Indiana
Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Design Award - “All Precast Solution,” 2011.

Muensterberg Plaza and Clock Tower
Berne, Indiana
Outstanding Achievement in Concrete, American Concrete Institute - Indiana Chapter, 2011.

2010

Education

East Central University Fine Arts Center
Ada, Oklahoma
"Outstanding Design, " American School & University magazine, 2010

General Firm

Rees Associates, Inc.
Texas Construction magazine, Top Green Design Firm, 2010.

Rees Associates, Inc.
Interior Design magazine, Top Interior Design Giants, 2010.

Healthcare

Mercy Health Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
6A Renovation project in association with JE Dunn Construction. Build Oklahoma Award from The Associated General Contractors of America, 2010.

Higher Education

East Central University, Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center
“Outstanding Design,” American School & University magazine, 2010.

Texas Christian University, Schieffer School of Journalism
“Outstanding Design,” American School & University magazine, 2010.

University of Oklahoma, Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Bronze “Brick in Architecture” Award, Brick Industry Association, 2010.

2009

Healthcare

Saint Clare’s Hospital - Roberta C. Ferguson Pediatric Unit
Denville, New Jersey
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2009.

2008

General Firm

Rees Associates, Inc.
Journal Record Beacon Award, 2008.

Rees Associates, Inc.
OKC Business Best Places to work in Oklahoma, 2008.

Healthcare

Baylor University Medical Center Caruth Labor and Delivery Center
Dallas, Texas
American School & University Educational Interior Design Excellence, 2008.

Mercy Cancer Resource Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2008.

Weatherford Regional Hospital
Weatherford, Oklahoma
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase, 2008.

Education

University of Oklahoma-Tulsa Schusterman Center Campus
Tulsa, Oklahoma
American School & University Educational Interior Design Excellence, 2008.

Government/Military

Federal Bureau of Investigation
San Antonio, Texas
Golden Trowel Award for San Antonio Masonry Contractors, 2008.

Federal Bureau of Investigation
San Antonio, Texas

Golden Trowel Award for Texas Masonry Contractors, 2008.

2007

General Firm

Rees Associates, Inc.
Interior Design 100 Interior Design Giants, 2007.

Rees Associates, Inc.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Oklahoma’s #14 Best Place to Work for Small to Mid-size Companies

Healthcare

Rees Associates, Inc.
Modern Healthcare Top 100 Healthcare Architectural Firms, 2007.

Higher Education

Meadow Run Apartments Phase II
Arlington, Texas
Certificate of Achievement from The University of Texas System for Outstanding Accomplishment of Historically Underutilized Business Participation, 2007.

Justice

Federal Bureau of Prisons
Pollock, Louisiana
Marvin M. Black Award Special Recognition for Partnering Excellence from the Associated General Contractors of America, 2007.

2006

Healthcare

Anadolu Healthcare Village
Gebze, Turkey
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase Honorable Mention, 2006.

Saint Clare’s Hospital Katena Center
Denville, New Jersey
Healthcare Design Architectural Showcase Honorable Mention, 2006.

2004

Corporate

Marriott Parking Garage
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Excellence in Construction Award from the Association of Builders and Contractors in Oklahoma; REES received an award as the Architect of Record, 2004.

Education

Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Norman, Oklahoma
State Best Building in the $10-15 million range from the Association of General Contractors, 2004.

Government/Military

Federal Bureau of Investigation
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Best of 2004 Editor’s Choice from Southwest Contractor, 2004.

Federal Bureau of Investigation
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Merit of Excellence from the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, 2004.

2003

Broadcast

WJLA-TV
Washington, D.C.
Craftsmanship Award from the Washington Building Congress, 2003.

Justice

Dallas County Civil Courts George Allen Building
Dallas, Texas
AIA/ACA Exhibition of Architecture for Justice, 2002/2003.

2002

Healthcare

OU Physicians
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Citation of Merit from Healthcare Design, 2002.

2001

General Firm

Rees Associates, Inc.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Oklahoma City Center Firm of the Year Honor Award from the International Interior Design Association, 2001.

2000

Broadcast

WFLA-TV
Tampa Bay, Florida
Outstanding Special Use Building – Judges Choice Award in Technology from the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, 2000.

Corporate

Prestonwood Baptist Church
Plano, Texas
Golden Trowel Award from the United Masonry Contractors Association, 2000.

Education

Terrell Elementary Replacement School
Denison, Texas
Process of Planning Award from the Texas Association of School Administrators and the Texas Association of School Boards, 2000.

Healthcare

Stillwater Medical Center
Stillwater, Oklahoma
First Place Award for Excellence in Design in the Healthcare Design Category from the American Society of Interior Designers, 2000.

1999

Government/Military

Rees Associates, Inc.
Solomon Andrew Layton Award for consistent leadership, vision and ability over the past five years from the American Institute of Architects, 1999.

Justice

Earl A. Davis Correctional Facility
Holdenville, Oklahoma
American Institute of Architects Committee on Architecture for Justice (CAJ), Justice Facility Review, 1998-1999.

1998

Healthcare

McBride Clinic & Ambulatory Surgery Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Oklahoma Excellence in Healthcare Design from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1998.

Senior Living

Heartsworth House Senior Living Community
Vinita, Oklahoma
Oklahoma Excellence in Hospitality Design from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1998.

1997

Education

Ellison Ninth Grade Center
Killeen, Texas
Honorable Mention Golden Trowel Award from the United Masonry Contractors Association, 1997.

Corporate

Granger Recreation Center at Central Park
Garland, Texas
25-Year Award from the American Institute of Architects - Dallas Chapter, 1997.

Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Visitor Information Centers
Texarkana and Waskom, Texas
Honor Award Unbuilt Design from the American Institute of Architects - Dallas Chapter, 1997.

Senior Living

Promise House
Dallas, Texas
Award for Excellence in Architectural Design from Texas Construction Magazine, 1997.

1996

Corporate

Black Entertainment Television
Washington, D.C.
First Place Corporate Category from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1996.

Black Entertainment Television
Washington, D.C.
First Place Design Detail Category for Staff Cafeteria from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1996.

Education

Palo Alto Middle School
Killeen, Texas
Honor Award for the Texas Association of School Administrators/Texas Association of School Boards, 1996.

1995

Broadcast

Black Entertainment Television
Washington, D.C.
New Production Warehouse Facility, Excellence in Mechanical Construction for the New Production Warehouse Facility from the Association of Builders & Contractors, 1995.

Corporate

Dallas Convention Center Expansion and Heliport
Dallas, Texas
Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects - National Chapter, 1995.

Dallas Convention Center Expansion and Vertiport
Dallas, Texas
Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects - Seattle Chapter, 1995.

Healthcare

Presbyterian Hospital Based Nursing Facility
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Oklahoma Excellence in Healthcare Design from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1995.

1994

Broadcast

W*USA-TV, Gannett Co., Inc.
Washington, D.C.
Honorable Mention for Excellence from the National Commercial Builders Council, 1994.

Corporate

Dallas Convention Center Expansion and Heliport
Dallas, Texas
Merit Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. - North Texas Chapter, 1994.

Dallas Convention Center Expansion and Vertiport
Dallas, Texas
Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects - Dallas Chapter, 1994.

One First Union Center
TOBY Office Building of the Year Award (over 500,000 s.f.) from the Building Owners and Managers Association - National Chapter, 1994.

Education

Brookhaven Intermediate School
Killeen, Texas
Honor Award from the Texas Association of School Administrators/Texas Association of School Boards, 1994.

John W. Robinson Middle School
Plano, Texas
Most Outstanding Construction Project from the Associated General Contractors of America, 1994.

Healthcare

Presbyterian Hospital Concourse
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Award for Excellence in Design from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1994.

1993

Broadcast

K*USA-TV, Gannett Co., Inc.
Denver, Colorado
Excellence in the Aesthetic Use of Precast Concrete from the American Concrete Institute, 1993.

Corporate

Rees Associates, Inc.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Excellence in Corporate Design from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1993.

Robinson Plaza
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Special Recognition for the Creative Design Utilizing Precast & Prestressed Concrete from the Precast & Prestressed Concrete Institute, 1993.

1992

Broadcast

WRIC-TV, Nationwide Communications, Inc.
Richmond, Virginia
Excellence in Corporate Design from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1992.

WRIC-TV, Nationwide Communications, Inc.
Richmond, Virginia
Energy Conservation Award for Light Commercial Buildings from the Passive Solar Industries Council, 1992.

WRIC-TV, Nationwide Communications, Inc.
Richmond, Virginia
Grand Award of Excellence for the Best Commercial Project 20,000 to 50,000 square feet from the National Commercial Builders Council, 1992.

W*USA-TV, Gannett Co., Inc.
Washington, D.C.
Best Building-to-Suit Facility from the Washington/Suburban Chapter of the National Association for Office Parks, 1992.

Corporate

Southwestern Bell Telephone Data Center
St. Louis, Missouri
City Scape Award from Downtown St. Louis, Inc., 1992.

Healthcare

Methodist Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Honorable Mention from the D/AIA Committee on Architecture for Health/Dallas - Fort Worth Hospital Council, 1992.

1991

Broadcast

WESH-TV, H&C Communications, Inc.
Orlando, Florida
Night Beautiful Award from the Florida Utility Companies, 1991.

WESH-TV, H&C Communications, Inc.
Orlando, Florida
Excellence in Corporate Design from the American Society of Interior Designers, 1991.

Corporate

Dallas Convention Center Expansion and Vertiport
Dallas, Texas
Future Category Award from the American Institute of Architects - Seattle Chapter, 1991.

Education

H. Wayne Hendrick Middle School
Plano, Texas
Citation from the American Association of Schools Administrators, 1991.

Healthcare

Methodist Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Dallas Urban Design Award from the City of Dallas/Urban Design Advisory Committee, 1991.

1990

Education

Seagoville Middle School
Dallas, Texas
Citation from the American School & University, 1990.

Seagoville Middle School
Dallas, Texas
Citation of Honor from the Texas Association of School Boards/Texas Association of School Administrators, 1990.

1989

Education

H. Wayne Hendrick Middle School
Plano, Texas
Energy Award from the Texas Society of Architects Energy and Materials Resources Committee, 1989.

H. Wayne Hendrick Middle School
Plano, Texas
Citation of Special Honor from the Texas Association of School Boards/Texas Association of School Administrators/Texas Society of Architects, 1989.

1988

Broadcast

NBC
Chicago, Illinois
Award of Merit for Lighting Excellence from the Chicago Lighting Institute, 1988.

Education

H. Wayne Hendrick Middle School
Plano, Texas
Citation from American School & University, 1988.

Corporate

One First Union National Bank Center
Charlotte, North Carolina
Business Beautification Award from the Charlotte Clean City Committee, 1988.

Outdoor Learning Center
Plano, Texas
Honorable Mention - Educational Buildings from the Construction Specifications Institute, 1988.

1987

Corporate

300 Galleria
Atlanta, Georgia
Corporate Facility Award from the Metro Atlanta Real Estate Professionals Industry Choice Award, 1987.

1986

Corporate

Bell Plaza
Dallas, Texas
Merit Award from the American Society of Landscape Architects, 1986.

Healthcare

Woodward Hospital And Health Center
Woodward, Oklahoma
Design Excellence from American Institute of Architects/Modern Healthcare, 1986.

1985

Healthcare

Chocolate Bayou
Liverpool, Texas
Medical Specialty Award from the Texas Society of Architects for Health Design Awards, 1985.

Justice

Cleveland County Correctional Center
Norman, Oklahoma
Touring Exhibition from the American Institute of Architects/Committee on Architecture for Justice, 1985.

Kay County Detention Facility
Newkirk, Oklahoma
Citation from the American Institute of Architects/ Committee on Architecture for Justice, 1985.

1984

Corporate

Founders Square
Dallas, Texas
Historic Building of the Year for Building Owners and Managers Association of Dallas, 1984.

Founders Square
Dallas, Texas
Keystone Award from the Historic Preservation League, 1984.

Justice

Lew Sterrett Justice Center
Dallas, Texas
Exhibit of State-of-the-Art Justice Facility Design from the American Institute of Architects/American Correctional Association, 1984.

1983

Corporate

Charlotte Plaza
Charlotte, North Carolina
Merit Award for Design Excellence from the Southeast Builders Conference - Aurora Award Competition, 1983.

1982

Corporate

Charlotte Plaza
Charlotte, North Carolina
Anaconda Amarlite Environmental Award, 1982.

Broadcast

KAUT-TV, Golden West Broadcasters
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Runner-up Station of the Year from Broadcast Management/ Engineering, 1982.

Education

Lake Dallas Primary School Lake
Dallas, Texas
Citation for Excellence from the Texas Society of Architects/Texas Association of School Administrators, 1982.

1981

Corporate

Fair Park Music Hall
Dallas, Texas
Special Recognition from Architecture Dallas Month by the City of Dallas, 1981.

Union Station
Dallas, Texas
Merit Award from the American Institute of Architects - Dallas Chapter, 1981.

Walnut Hill Library
Dallas, Texas
Special Recognition from Architecture Dallas Month by the City of Dallas, 1981.

Education

Seagoville High School
Dallas, Texas
Citation for Excellence from the Texas Society of Architects, 1981.

Texas Tech University Student Recreation Center
Lubbock, Texas
Citation for Architectural Excellence from the American Institute of Architects - Dallas Chapter, 1981.

Justice

Mabel Bassett Correctional Center Housing Facility For Women
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Citation from the American Institute of Architects/ Committee on Architecture for Justice, 1981.

Oklahoma City Criminal Justice Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Citation from the American Institute of Architects/ Committee on Architecture for Justice, 1981.

1980

Corporate

2001 Shop
Dallas, Texas
Honor Award from the Texas Society of Architects, 1980.

2001 Shop
Dallas, Texas
Citation for Architectural Excellence from the American Institute of Architects, 1980.

Union Station
Dallas, Texas
Texas Restoration Award for the Texas Historical Commission, 1980.

Broadcast

KOCO-TV, Gannett Co., Inc.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Station of the Year from Broadcast Management/Engineering, 1980.

Education

R.C. Clark High School
Plano, Texas
Honor Award from the Texas Society of Architects, 1980.

Texas Tech University Student Recreation Center
Lubbock, Texas
Honor Award from the Texas Society of Architects, 1980.

1979

Education

Cedar Valley College
Dallas, Texas
Merit Award from the Texas Society of Architects, 1979.

Cedar Valley College
Dallas, Texas
Merit Award from the American Institute of Architects - Dallas Chapter, 1979.

1978

Education

Armstrong Middle School
Plano, Texas
Citation for Excellence from the Texas Society of Architects, 1978.

Plano High School
Plano, Texas
Citation for Excellence from the Texas Society of Architects, 1978.

1976

Education

Cedar Valley College
Dallas, Texas
Honor Award from the American Association of Community and Junior Colleges/American Institute of Architects, 1976.

1975

Education

Prestonwood Elementary School
Dallas, Texas
Merit Award from the American Institute of Architects/American Association of School Administrators, 1975.