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Rupert McCave, AIA

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Upper Marlboro, MD

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RUPERT McCAVE, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C
Rupert is an accomplished Senior Executive Consultant and Thought Leader with more than 30 years of success in the architecture, energy and solar, hospitality, K-12, healthcare, and residential industries. Leveraging extensive experience in project portfolio planning and design management, Rupert is a valuable asset for companies seeking assistance with a capital plan, funding options and viability analysis, architectural advising, and energy and environmental design. His key areas of expertise include architectural design, management, strategic planning, problem solving, and leadership. Throughout his career, held the position of Capital Improvement Program Officer with Prince George’s County Public Schools, Department of Capital Programs, where he was responsible for an annual budget exceeding $120M for more than 200 facilities. Over Rupert’s tenure at PGCPS, he secured over $1.7B plus in funding for capital improvement projects. Currently Rupert is President at a Macgen & Associates Consulting, LLC. He is responsible for providing solutions regarding capital improvement strategic planning, architectural challenges and opportunities, K-12 consulting, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) consulting, graphic design, and information technology. Rupert received a B.A. Cum Laude, Architecture and Planning, from Howard University, where he graduated in the top 5% of his class, in 1986 and an Environmental Sustainability Project Management Certification from Kaplan University in 2011. He is involved with a variety of organizations, including ASBO (Association of School Business Officials), American Institute of Architects, United States Green Building Council, Green Building Institute, and Washington Architectural Foundation. He serves on boards focused on public infrastructure and climate change.

Education

Howard University
Washington DC, District Of Columbia, United States
Bachelor of Architecture and Planning, 1986
Architecture and Planning
1982 To 1986
Dissertation: BARCH Degree

Kaplan University
On-Line, United States
Environmental Sustainability Project Management Certificatio, 2011
Environmental Sustainability
2011 To 2011
Dissertation: Certification

John S. Donaldson Technical Institute, Trinidad, W.I.
Trinidad and Tobago, W.I.
General Draftsmanship,, 1979
General Draftsmanship- Architectural-Mechanical-Electrical-Plumbing-Structural-Civil-Surveying
1977 To 1979
Dissertation: Associate Degree

Job History

Macgen & Associates Consulting, LLC
President
October 2016 - present

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Capital Improvement Program Officer
Upper Marlboro, MD, United States
September 2000 - July 2016

BECHTEL NATIONAL, INC/BECHTEL POWER CORPORATION/BECHTEL INFRASTRUCTURE
Project Architect/Senior Designer/Construction Contract Manager
Gaithersburg, MD/Frederick, MD, MD, United States
August 1991 - August 2000

LEO A DALY
Project Architect
Washington, DC, DC, United States
July 1995 - July 1997

MARRIOTT CORPORATION, Washington, D.C.
Project Coordinator/Site Planner/Architectural Draftsman
Bethesda, MD, United States
July 1986 - August 1991

Specialties

  • Architectural Design
  • Bid Evaluation
  • Bidding / Negotiation
  • Building Measurement
  • Construction Documentation: Drawings
  • Construction Documentation: Specifications
  • Contract Administration
  • Cost Estimating
  • Existing Facilities Surveys
  • LEED Certification Services
  • Record Drawing
  • Site Development Planning
  • Space Planning
  • Sustainable Building Design
  • Capital Infrastructure Planning

Affiliations

  • American Architectural Foundation (AAF)
  • Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI)
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
  • U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)
  • EXECRANKS Real Estate Advisory Council

Interests

  • K-12 Facilities, GREEN Design, Energy Efficient Design, Resilient Structures