LEMUEL RAMOS, FAIA
Lee Ramos, FAIA began to practice architecture in January 1963 after returning from active military service. He was architect partner in Irani & Ramos, in charge of design and architecture. In 1966 he opened the firm of Lemuel Ramos & Associates, Inc. and practiced as principal & designer until 1998 when he sold to a national A/E firm. After a short transition period as Vice President, he retired. In 2001 he resumed practice on a part-time basis under the name Ramos Design Associates, Inc. until 2007. Besides providing pro-bono architectural services for his church and other Christian organizations, he designed a private K-12 music magnet school, conference center for a private university, a $2.5 mil 3-story middle school for a private non-profit organization and a $4.5 million 20,000 SF design-build office building. In 2009 he closed Ramos Design and began to practice as a sole-proprietor under Lemuel Ramos, FAIA architect. He continued his pro-bono work for church and designed a 100 bed hospital for a mission in Bangladesh. He has been practicing as a consulting architect for private clients as well as Florida International University, Palm Beach State College and Indian River State College. Lee has designed six senior high schools, three middle schools, 24 elementary schools and six primary learning centers for the Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Schools Boards. He completed the programming and conceptual preliminary design of the Rutgers University Laboratory Elementary Community School and was involved in the programming and design of Northwestern Medical Magnet High School for DCPS, designed five Convalescent and Special Care Facilities, two Hospitals and 15 Outpatient Comprehensive Clinics.