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William E. Franz, AIA


Mr. Franz’s professional background includes over 40 years of experience in architectural design and production of construction documents for a variety of commercial, institutional, educational, industrial and governmental facilities. Mr. Franz has been involved in many major projects including the Main Post Office in Crowley, Texas; 20 story Davis Building Renovation in Dallas, Texas; General Dynamics Renovation of Office and Shop Areas, Fort Worth Division; Passive Solar Residence in Fort Worth, Texas; Lone Star Cadillac in Dallas, Texas; The Texas and Cherry Street Building in Fort Worth, Texas; Franz Residence Addition in Weatherford, Texas; Teen Challenge Renovation and Addition in Fort Worth, Texas; Hallman Residence in Fort Worth, Texas; as well as many Retail Stores that include Blockbuster, Radio Shack, Alex and Ivey, and Bombay ranging in states from California to New York. Prior to the formation of Franz Jeanes Lazo Cora & Associates, Inc., Mr. Franz was Project Architect for other firms and was responsible for a number of successfully completed facilities. These included a new prison for The Texas Department of Corrections; Renovation of Unaccompanied Enlisted Personnel Housing, Carswell AFB, Texas; Renovation of Ferguson State Farm, Midway, Texas; Columbia High School Addition and Remodeling, West Columbia, Texas; Lakewood Forest Elementary School, Houston, Texas; Miller Brewing and Can Plant, Reidsville, North Carolina; Creole Tenant Space Layout, Houston, Texas; Conoco Aviation Facility, Houston, Texas; Western Company Office Building, Fort Worth, Texas; and Birdville School Air Conditioning Remodeling, Haltom City, Texas.



Bachelor of  Science Degree in Architecture, University of Texas at Arlington, TX, 1973


Experience in the Industry:

Over 40 years
Founded FJLC in June of 1983






Registered Architect, Texas Reg. No. 14314, 1993
Registered Interior Designer, Texas Reg. No. 1044, 1993
NCARB Registration, No. 63184, 1993

**Mr. Franz is currently registered in a total of 39 states and 4 Canadian Provinces



American Institute of Architects
Texas Society of Architects
Fort Worth Chapter AIA
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
Ontario Association of Architects