Weber Thompson’s master high-rise Project Manager, Jim Wescott has run numerous complex projects in the Seattle area, including The Post, 815 Pine, Madison Tower/Hotel 1000, West Seattle Junction and Axis. His responsibilities range from design and project management to construction administration with extensive practice in mid-rise and high-rise residential, mixed-use urban infill and retail, and commercial and cultural projects. He keeps an eagle eye on his projects and is at his best when there is a spreadsheet in close proximity.
With more than 21 years of professional experience and 12 years’ experience in the construction industry, Jim has worked at several top architectural firms, including Rafael Vinoly Architects and Callison Architecture. As a Principal at Weber Thompson, Jim proves himself both in his process for projects but also in his leadership and mentorship to his team. He is a member of Weber Thompson’s Human Resource Team, contributing to the management and hiring of staff and the founder and director of Weber Thompson University, a continuing education program designed to further improve the firm’s design and project management systems while infusing the company with directed creative outlets.
Jim is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), and received his Bachelor of Architecture Degree from the New York Institute of Technology, Center for Architecture. He is a licensed architect in the state of Washington and is a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accredited professional.
Bachelor of Architecture
New York Institute of Technology