Vice President & Senior Director of Design
Oklahoma City

Farooq is a Vice President and serves as Director of Design. He has a passion for working collaboratively with clients to develop creative solutions for their projects. As both an architect and interior designer, Farooq has the ability to work with you to develop holistic and integrated design solutions for your project. Farooq is very involved in the community and participates in organizations such as Leadership Oklahoma, Leadership Oklahoma City, the Oklahoma City Arts Council, Boy Scouts of America, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence and many others. Farooq has been with REES for more than 23 years. He also holds the distinction of being the most committed college football fan in the office, having not missed a home football game for his favorite team since 1975. 


Bachelor of Architecture University of Oklahoma

Professional Affiliations: 

American Institute of Architects


Licensed Architect: Oklahoma, Missouri Licensed Interior Design: Oklahoma

Year Joined the Firm: 
Farooq Karim joined REES in 1993