BACKGROUND

George O’Dell is a Monroe High School Graduate.  He received Site Development Specialist Certificates from the U.S. Air Force in surveying, site design, construction inspection and building fire safety in 1971.  In 1974 he received an Architectural Technology Degree at Monroe County Community College.  George worked with D.H. Dunbar Associates in Monroe before joining John D. Kohler Architect, P.C. in 1978.

George currently resides in Monroe, MI with his wife Carol.  He has a son Jim that is married with two children.

EDUCATION

  • Architectural Technology Monroe County Community College, 1974
  • Site Development Specialist U.S. Air Force, 1971

EXPERIENCE

  • 46 years in architecture, 42 years with Kohler Architecture, Inc.

TEACHING

  • Past Adjunct Faculty, Monroe County Community College – Site Planning & Development

PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS

  • Member of the City of Monroe Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Member of the City of Monroe Construction Board of Appeals
  • Member of the Advisory Committee for Architectural Technology & Construction at Monroe County Community College
  • Lifetime Member – VFW Post 1138 Monroe, MI
  • Lifetime Member & Past Commodore – Detroit Beach Boat Club, Monroe, MI

SERVICE

  • VFW Funeral Ritual Team