Robert Cooley
Name: Robert Cooley
Certifications / Licenses: CA/NV/ID Licensed Architect, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP
Address: 2570 San Ramon Valley Blvd., , San Ramon , CA , 94583 , MAP
Access Inspections: Yes
I am a/an: CASp professional, Architect, Plan Checker/Inspector
I work for: Private (Including Not For Profit))
Inspections by County: Alameda County, Alpine County, Amador County, Butte County, Calaveras County, Colusa County, Contra Costa County, Del Norte County, El Dorado County, Fresno County, Glenn County, Humboldt County, Inyo County, Kern County, Kings County, Lake County, Lassen County, Madera County, Marin County, Mariposa County, Mendocino County, Merced County, Modoc County, Mono County, Monterey County, Napa County, Nevada County, Placer County, Plumas County, Sacramento County, San Benito County, San Francisco, San Joaquin County, San Luis Obispo County, San Mateo County, Santa Barbara County, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz County, Shasta County, Sierra County, Siskiyou County, Solano County, Sonoma County, Stanislaus County, Sutter County, Tehama County, Trinity County, Tulare County, Tuolumne County, Yolo County, Yuba County
Inspection Availability: Monday - Afternoon, Tuesday - Afternoon, Wednesday - Afternoon, Thursday - Afternoon, Friday - Afternoon
Phone: 408.515.7607

Robert L. Cooley, AIA

Principal, CEO of Cooley Architectural Corporation


o. 925.334.5980



Architectural Interest 
            The creative process of fitting architecture into existing conditions is my greatest passion.  I am driven to integrate accessible,   sustainable strategies with designs that are conducive toward a more humanistic environment.  My goal is to make a difference through architectural practice, writing, and teaching.
Education and Awards in Architecture 
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
               Bachelor of Architecture 2003 (Professional Degree)
University of Oregon, Eugene
               Master of Architecture 2007 (Post-Professional Degree)
*Recipient of the 2001 J. Stewart Kerr Scholarship
*Recipient of the 2002 Thor Gulbrand, AIA Memorial Architecture Design Scholarship
*United States Air Force Memorial Design Competition: Team Finalist
Architecture Employment History:  
-7/2015 founded Cooley Architectural Corporation in Concord, CA
-9/2003-9/2005 and 7/2007-6/2015 at Field Paoli Architects in San Francisco, CA
-10/2006-6/2007 at Hill Architects in Salem, OR as Assistant Job Captain/Designer
-6/2006-9/2006 at Pyatok Architects in Oakland, CA as a Designer and Job Captain 
Highly Literate: AutoCAD, Revit, Photoshop, Sketchup, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Bluebeam, and Microsoft Office Programs 
Skills and Interests: construction permitting and administration, process model building, three dimensional thought and communication, research and writing, accessibility and code compliance, theory based design, structural forms, construction methods, sustainability, client relations, and building specifications
*Mentor of the San Francisco AIA’s ARE Pact, first 3 years of the program
*Alumni Member of Alpha Rho Chi; the National, Professional Fraternity of Architecture and the Allied Arts; Awarded the Spirit of Brotherhood; 2011 Alumni Assoc. President