Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
  • Alec Thomas

About Alec Thomas

Alec comes from a strong background in multifamily and commercial construction, with a passion for the built environment, leading multidisciplinary teams through complex projects. As a preconstruction lead, Alec shepherds the integrated Katerra mass timber team of designers, engineers, sourcing, manufacturing, self perform & procurement from feasibility through construction start, with the mission of providing products that are constructible, cost effective, designed for manufacturing and meet the clients vision.

An active member of the Seattle community, Alec serves as a volunteer at Youth Horizons, Community for Youth, is a member of the NAIOP developing leaders & is the Co-Founder of the Council for Tall Buildings & Urban Habitats Young Professionals Group.

Alec received a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Washington State University & Real Estate Certificate from…


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About Alec Thomas

Alec comes from a strong background in multifamily and commercial construction, with a passion for the built environment, leading multidisciplinary teams through complex projects. As a preconstruction lead, Alec shepherds the integrated Katerra mass timber team of designers, engineers, sourcing, manufacturing, self perform & procurement from feasibility through construction start, with the mission of providing products that are constructible, cost effective, designed for manufacturing and meet the clients vision.

An active member of the Seattle community, Alec serves as a volunteer at Youth Horizons, Community for Youth, is a member of the NAIOP developing leaders & is the Co-Founder of the Council for Tall Buildings & Urban Habitats Young Professionals Group.

Alec received a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Washington State University & Real Estate Certificate from University of Washington.

CTBUH Involvement

  • Future Leaders Committee, Seattle, Events Manager (2018 – Present)
  • Past Roles:
  • Young Professionals Committee, Seattle, Events Manager (2017 – 2018)

Events/Initiatives Involving Alec Thomas

CTBUH Seattle YPC & Katerra Presentation: Cross-Laminated Timber

CTBUH Seattle YPC & Katerra Presentation: Cross-Laminated Timber

30 Aug 2017, Event Report – CTBUH's Seattle Young Professionals Committee (YPC) hosted a Cross-Laminated Timber…

CTBUH Seattle Hosts a Tall Timber Seminar

CTBUH Seattle Hosts a Tall Timber Seminar

22 Jun 2017, Event Report – The CTBUH Seattle YPC heard from industry experts at a tall timber presentation,…

Seattle YPC: Optimism Brewery Tour & Happy Hour

Seattle YPC: Optimism Brewery Tour & Happy Hour

24 May 2017, Tour Report – The CTBUH YPC of Seattle met to tour the Olson Kundig-designed Optimism Brewery…

Events/Initiatives Involving Alec Thomas

CTBUH Seattle YPC & Katerra Presentation: Cross-Laminated Timber
30 Aug 2017, Seattle – Event Report
CTBUH's Seattle Young Professionals Committee (YPC) hosted a Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) 101 presentation series at Katerra's Seattle offices.
CTBUH Seattle Hosts a Tall Timber Seminar
22 Jun 2017, Seattle – Event Report
The CTBUH Seattle YPC heard from industry experts at a tall timber presentation, followed then by a networking event.
Seattle YPC: Optimism Brewery Tour & Happy Hour
24 May 2017, Seattle – Tour Report
The CTBUH YPC of Seattle met to tour the Olson Kundig-designed Optimism Brewery building, formally an abandoned warehouse in the city’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.
CTBUH Seattle YPC Holds Inaugural Meeting
10 Apr 2017, Seattle – Event Report
The CTBUH Seattle Young Professionals Committee (YPC) held their first board meeting at the office of Magnusson Klemencic Associates.
CTBUH Seattle Tours Tower 12
23 Mar 2017, Seattle – Tour Report
CTBUH Seattle's Young Professionals Committee (YPC) organized a tour of Tower 12, a 35-story, 386 foot tall residential tower in downtown Seattle.
Seattle YPC Tours Troy Block
1 Dec 2016, Seattle – Tour Report
The Seattle Chapter of the Young Professionals Committee hosted a site tour of Troy Block, providing significant insight into the relationship of the historical and new.
CTBUH Seattle Fall Forum
8 Nov 2016, Seattle – Event Report
CTBUH Seattle organized and held their annual Fall Forum, this year on “Digital Technology in the Built Environment.”

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