James A. Architect - Principal Architect

James (Jim) Recek, AIA has been involved in several areas of architectural practice & construction for more than 30 years.  A former partner with Cross/Recek Architects for 23 years, Jim is now continuing the traditions begun with a separate practice as James A. Recek Architects.  His experience includes working on projects from Colorado to North Carolina, as well as through-out the state of Texas.

Jim is a native of the state of Texas; born in La Grange, Texas, and he graduated from the University of Texas at Austin - School of Architecture.  Jim remains active in the local community, as both a long-time member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) & the Texas Society of Architects.  He has also been involved with Austin Independent School District (AISD) for many years while his children attended Austin public schools.  In addition, Jim has served on several Campus Advisory Committees, was President of the McCallum Booster Club, is a charter member of the Austin Adopt-A-School Program, and currently serves on the AISD Bond Oversight Committee. 

The practice is diversified, and is now doing projects that are now occurring for second-generation clients.  Jim is supported by an excellent staff that is more than capable of achieving any clients' design needs.