Yenny C. Ng was born in Penang, Malaysia. He graduated from the School of Architecture of the highly regarded University of Nottingham, England with a B.A. (Hons) in Architectural Studies and a First Class Honors Masters degree in Architecture.
Since graduating from architecture school, Yenny's work has been far reaching, beginning his career working on projects in the U.K. and Europe while based in England, and later, when living in Singapore, extending his work in Asia, gaining a wealth of international experience.
As the founder and CEO of YNG Architects, Inc., Yenny is responsible for the management and strategic planning of the firm. The work has been varied and interesting as the Office continues to innovate, with designs ranging from high end custom homes, to multi-family residential, churches and hotels.
In 2015, YNG Construction, Inc., was started to provide a Design Build option for our clients. This collaborative process has yielded successfully integrated construction projects such as the Los Angeles International Church of Christ Regional Church building at Rancho Cucamonga, CA.
Among the various awards that he has received, is the Royal Institute of British Architects President’s Medal for Architectural Education.
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Vice President/Project Architect
Ada graduated with a Bachelor in Architecture Degree from Cornell University in 1996. She became a licensed architect in 2008 and a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional with a specialty in Homes in 2010. Ada joined YNG Architects in 2014.
Over the past 20 years she has worked in several southern California firms gaining experience in design, project management, and construction administration of high-end custom homes, multi-family housing, hospitality, and commercial, and institutional projects. Ada has also worked as a LEED AP consultant for several residential projects.
As Vice President, Ada assists the CEO with management and planning of the firm.
As Project Architect, Ada brings together her strength in project management, talent for architectural design, and skill in coordinating the work of consultants. She takes projects from schematic design through the construction document phase, ensuring the Owner’s desires are met and the design remains intact while the building adheres to the applicable zoning and building codes.
Ada has served as Project Architect assisting the Principal Architect in the development of the LAICC Rancho Cucamonga Church T.I., the Azusa Mixed-Use Project, the Bewley St. Townhomes, and the Li Duplex.
Vice President/Project Architect
Fernando began working at YNG Architects as an intern while at Woodbury University. In 2016 he received a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture.
Fernando is a skilled designer with knowledge in developing a wide range of architectural projects. He is also very skilled in creating 3D models, animations, and high quality rendering of building exteriors and interiors. Fernando’s strengths lie in his keen attention to design and detailing; resolving complex technical and design issues, while keeping the client’s needs in mind.
As Project Manager, Fernando will oversee the realization of the design through plans, elevations, drawing details, as well as material research, while keeping the design in compliance with zoning codes and building regulations. Fernando works closely with the clients, Principal Architect and the project team to come up with the best design solutions.
Fernando has worked with the Principal Architect on the development of the Spanish Santa Barbara Residence, the Encinitas Modern Residence, the Lantern Point Hotel, and the Coastal Church.
Senior Project Manager
Luis Makianich graduated from the National University of Buenos Aires, Argentina with an architectural degree in 1978. He was a researcher at the Urban Patrimony, part of the International Council for the Preservation of Historical Monuments and Sites in 1976. Additionally, he was active in the academic field and was the Chair of History of Architecture under Jorge Gazaneo in 1978 and Chair in Architectural Design under Héctor Angeluchi in 1980 and Jorge Goldemberg from 1987-2001.
He has distinguished himself in various architectural competitions where he has received various awards. Additionally, he has several publications and exhibitions including the exhibition of the New National Museum of Fine Arts in the Palacio Errázuriz. His latest publication is in the annual of The National Academy of Fine Arts.
His work with YNG Architects, as an independent consultant, has been instrumental in providing clear building analysis for fire and life safety of complex buildings. Additionally, his experience in building construction and detailing has facilitated the construction of buildings designed by YNG Architects.
Senior Project Manager
Nancy Arevalo studied at Woodbury University in Burbank, California where she received a Bachelor of Architecture in 2016. She brings a traditional art background, while specializing in 3D Design, AutoCAD, Revit, Rhino, Photoshop, and InDesign.
Nancy also has experience in interior design and design of outdoor installations (for the City of Los Angeles).
At YNG Architects she has worked on a variety of projects ranging from residential additions to commercial remodels and mixed-use projects. Her responsibilities include working with the Project Managers to take projects from start to completion, generating presentation materials, and interior and exterior material selection.
Originally from the Republic Democratic of Congo, Jacques went to China with the purpose of studying at the University of Zhejiang Sci-Tech where he obtained a Bachelor of Architecture degree in 2016.
While working towards his degree he worked on various projects ranging from commercial, urbanism sustainability, and city planning to residential. After obtaining his degree, Jacques came to the US to pursue graduates studies at New School of Architecture and Design in San Diego, CA.
He earned a Master of Architectural Studies with a concentration in Healthy Urbanism in 2018. As a passionate architectural designer Jacques has taken part in several design competitions. Moreover, Jacques is fluent in French, Mandarin and English.
At YNG Architects Jacques provides support to the Project Managers in taking projects from start to completion.