CEO and Founder of Framing Futures Architectural Firm (FFAF)
Since 2019, CEO and Founder A. Alberto Lugo has served as a founding partner for the Framing Futures Architectural Firm (FFAF) in Southern California. As the firm's founding partner, A. Alberto Lugo manages the day-to-day workflow and design processes for the several current projects. He collaborates with the executive team of board members to introduce new qualified architects to plan, coordinate, and design cutting-edge commercial and public structures for customers utilizing talents anchored in the basics of current architectural engineering.
Before becoming a founding partner of FFAF, A. Alberto Lugo worked as a Senior Architect for a number of prestigious companies, including Parkins and Rhodon in New York and Fentrell Architects in San Francisco. Prior to 2009, A. Alberto Lugo worked as the Senior Architectural Design Strategist with Macaby and Roy for five years until becoming the Senior Architect in 2008. After completing an internship with the firm, A. Alberto Lugo was promoted to Project Architect in Albany, NY, a company started by his father in 1990. Prior to formally joining his father's firm in 2002, A. Alberto Lugo worked a variety of employment, including time as a business consultant for a small business development agency in NYC.
A. Alberto Lugo received his Bachelor of Business degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2000, but then changed his career aspirations and transferred to Cornell University to acquire his Master of Architecture degree. He graduated with honors from the program in 2002 before going on to get further certifications in Building Science and Technology and Environmental Systems. A. Alberto Lugo returned to Cornell in 2003 to pursue his study in environmentally responsible architecture and design.