Professional and Project Experience

Jack C. Boyle   RA, NCARB




  • 45 year career with more than 30 years leading teams of Architects and Consulting Engineers resulting in an in-depth understanding of proven leadership and management of complex design and construction projects.


  • Extensive experience in project initiation and leadership assuring that the project operates in a collaborative and efficient environment.


  • Demonstrated success in the development, measurement and improvement of design firms internal processes.


  • Leadership as a Senior Architect and Senior Project Manager on projects ranging from routine commercial and government commissions up to new NFL stadia with project values ranging from $200,000 up to $500 million in construction cost.


  • Managed six noteworthy projects in the last 10 years successfully using the Design-Build delivery method.


  • Key positions held included 10 years as a Principal with AECOM � Holmes & Narver (Albuquerque Division) and more than 20 years as an Architect, Principal and Senior Project Manager with HOK Sport/Populous.





  • Bridging the gap between Owner, Builders, Architect and Engineers by addressing expectations, personalities, performance and anticipated design and construction processes.


  • Risk identification, distribution and management. This includes internal risk awareness training of and project leadership


  • Design and construction schedule development, coordination and compliance.


  • Evaluation of A/E efficiency at all levels of project and at all points along the schedule.


  • Early dispute identification and avoidance.


  • A/E selection and scope of services definition including monitoring of deliverables.


  • Developing creative ways to align scope, deliverables and Design Schedule for all participants.


  • Fiscal performance and project tracking including 15+ years bridging the gap between A/E accounting systems (Deltek) and technical staff.


  • Developing creative internal approaches that allow projects to operate more efficiently and profitably.


  • Helping project leadership understand the needs and goals of the individual participants and how this can contribute greatly to project success.


  • Improvement of office processes including developing unique approaches and metrics for large vs. small projects.


  • Efficient project advancement in complex and multiple jurisdictional conditions.


  • Management of change during the design and construction process.


  • Financial management and profitability of projects.





Project Leadership


Led numerous noteworthy design planning & construction projects with a total project value well over $5 billion (in 2011 dollars) including:


  • 5 new NFL stadia (Jacksonville, Tampa, Cleveland, New England and Arizona)


  • Commercial projects including office & retail


  • Several NBA/NHL arena projects


  • College & University projects (sport and educational)


  • Convention centers


  • Studies and Master Plans


  • DOE-DOD projects


  • Motorsports projects


  • Business development activities including RFP/RFQ development and response


Firm leadership
Developed the first schedule, fee and project performance tracking program for HOK Sport/Populous. The program and process allowed tracking of fees, man hours, % complete and deliverable management.


Chaired the HOK Sport/Populous Project Managers roundtable from 1995 to 1998 and from 2002 to 2005.


Founding member of the HOK Sport/Populous Professional Services Committee responsible for establishing leadership guidelines and processes for the practice throughout the US.
Worked with HOK-Group headquarters in St. Louis to develop consistent project leadership, risk assessment and financial approaches to large, complex projects.
Authored the HOK Sport/Populous whitepaper on contract and fee negotiations. Then went on to assist other project teams in the early scope development, consultant selection, terms and conditions negotiations and fee establishment for numerous large and complex projects totaling over $2 billion in construction value.



Staff development


Established and co-chaired the HOK Sport/Populous knowledge transfer team (ASSET) from 2005 to 2008. Working with a diverse group of staff, developed a measurable process for the training of newer or younger staff.


Launched a CE tracking system and worked with staff to convey what skill and training they needed to meet their individual career goals and competencies.


For over 15 years served as a committee member responsible for developing and executing policies for performance reviews, promotions, salary adjustments and offering corrective performance measures to underperforming staff when required.




Various architectural and engineering firms & US National Laboratories

Albuquerque, NM                                                                                1970-1980


AECOM/Holmes & Narver, Albuquerque, NM Division                             1980-1990


HOK Sport Venue Event/Populous, Kansas City,  Missouri                     1990-2010





NCARB: retired


Inactive or past registrations: Nevada, Alaska, Arizona, California, New Mexico, Alabama, Ohio, Kentucky, Colorado, Texas, Florida, Manitoba and Alberta (visiting architect)




New NFL Stadia


  • University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona


  • Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Massachusetts


  • Cleveland Browns Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio


  • Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Florida


  • Alltel Stadium, Jacksonville, Florida



Other Professional Football Projects


  • Concept design for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers CFL Stadium,   Manitoba, Canada


  • Georgia Dome Renovation or Replacement Master Plan,   Atlanta, Georgia


  • Mile High Stadium replacement/renovation study,   Denver Colorado


  • Tampa Stadium replacement/renovation study,   Tampa, Florida


  • 2008 Super Bowl improvements University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona


  • Fiesta Bowl 2006 improvements, University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona


  • Program, master plan and concept design for Southern California NFL expansion





  • Arena, Glendale, Arizona


  • Renovation Study for the IZOD Center, East Rutherford, New Jersey



Collegiate Projects


  • Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd Football Stadium Expansion, Atlanta, Georgia


  • Georgia Tech Russ Chandler Baseball Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia


  • University of New Mexico Football Stadium renovation concept, Albuquerque, New Mexico


  • University of New Mexico Football Athletic Training Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico


  • University of Houston Athletic and Alumni Facility, Houston, Texas


  • Miami University (Ohio) Student Recreation Center, Oxford, Ohio


  • State University of New York football/track stadium, Buffalo, New York


  • University of Delaware Arena, the Bob Carpenter Center, Newark, Delaware



Convention Center Projects


  • Georgia World Congress Center 2007 Master Plan, Atlanta, Georgia


  • Qatar National Convention Center - Phase II,   Doha, Qatar


  • Memphis/Cook County Convention Center Remediation and Peer Review , Memphis, Tennessee


Studies and Master Plans


  • Georgia Dome 2007 Master Plan, Atlanta, Georgia


  • University of New Mexico Athletic Facilities Master Plan, Albuquerque, New Mexico


  • University of Houston Athletic Facilities Master Plan, Houston, Texas


  • Master Plan and Concept for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers CFL Stadium   Manitoba, Canada


  • Evaluation and Due Diligence study of Qualcomm Stadium,  San Diego, California



Motorsports Projects


  • Kunming National Motorsports Center Master Plan,   Kunming, China
  • Alabama Motorsports Park Master Plan, Mobile Alabama


  • Allegany County Motorsports Feasibility Study, Allegany County, Maryland


  • Daytona International Speedway Transportation Master Plan, Daytona, Florida


  • Kentucky Speedway Master Plan and Concept design, Florence, Kentucky


  • Milwaukee Mile Master Plan & Concept Design Milwaukee, Wisconsin


  • Ishin Speed Sport Master Plan and Concept, Ft. Worth, Texas


Commercial, Educational and Residential Projects


  • Park Square office and retail complex, Albuquerque, New Mexico


  • Milne Point and Kuparuk self-contained operation and labor facilities, North Slope, Alaska


  • Numerous commercial, retail and mid-rise office projects throughout New Mexico


  • Numerous college and secondary education projects throughout the southwest


  • Numerous single and multifamily projects throughout New Mexico


US Government Projects

Numerous Department of Defense projects throughout the western US including:


  • Pilot flight training facilities, stealth fighter base, Tonopah, Nevada


  • Numerous projects for the USAF Weapons Laboratory. Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • USAF officer housing, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas

            Previous DoD Top Secret clearance 1980-1990



Numerous Department of Energy projects throughout the western US including:


New and renovation projects at Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico

  • Renovation and plant engineering projects for Los Alamos National Laboratories, Los Alamos, New Mexico
  • Master Plan for The Nevada Test Site, including Yucca Mountain, Mercury, Nevada


  • Master Plan and facilities design for the re-habitation of Bikini Atoll.


            Previous DoE "Q" clearance 1973-1975 and 1980-1990