Jay Reynolds, AIA


Mr. Reynolds is the President and CEO of OJMR-Architects, Inc. and OJMR Build, Inc. in Los Angeles, CA. He is a licensed Architect in the states of California and Texas. He graduated from Columbia University, New York City in 1989 with a Master of Science Degree in Architecture and Urban Design, and he graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1987 with a Bachelors of Architecture Degree in Architecture.

Mr. Reynolds was a letter award winner in baseball in 1984-85 at the University of Oklahoma and was selected in the 22nd round of the 1985 MLB amateur draft by the Texas Rangers Baseball Club. He began his professional career in Oklahoma City joining the office of Rand Elliot + Associates while completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Oklahoma. After graduation and a stint in minor league baseball, Mr. Reynolds moved to New York City to attend Columbia University. Upon graduation from Columbia University he joined I.M. Pei and Partners, NYC in 1989 where he was a part of a design team engaged in several high-profile projects, including First Bank Place Tower in Minneapolis, Thamesgate mixed-use project in London, World Trade Center and Grand Marina Hotel in Barcelona, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., and a private residence for Steven Jobs in NYC.  Mr. Reynolds formed OJMR-Architects in 1991 in New York City, later relocating the practice to Los Angeles, CA in 1994. The firm’s work includes large-scale master planning, urban design and architecture, and interior design for domestic and international clients in China, India and the Middle East. Projects include mixed-use commercial and retail, hospitality, medical, educational, and multi-family/private residential works.