Yoshino/Shaw & Associates

My Resume


          Jim has been with the company since his college years at Cal Poly University in 1986.  He was licensed as an Architect in the state of California in 1998 and performs building code analysis, preliminary design work, construction document coordination & completion, project specifications and construction administration duties.  Since 2000,  Jim has completed and overseen many commercial, medical, dental, educational and public projects from the preliminary design phase to final user occupancy.  He is the Project Architect for the New Corporation Yard for the Patterson Public Works Dept., was the P.A. for the Yosemite Medical Arts Office Complex in Manteca,  Alan Vallarine’s Medical Office Complex in Turlock,  the Turlock Salvation Army Facility/complex (Multi-use Gym/Office facility & Chapel), the 2-story Main Street Plaza Shopping Center in downtown Turlock and the Modernization Phase work completed at  Hart-Ransom Elementary School (in 2007) along with a New Multi-use Gym/Classroom Building & Sitework Phase-2 (2011).       

          I am currently working on some small Tenant Improvement plan projects, residential Additions/remodels and completing the construction document phase for a New Sanctuary building & sitework expansion at the New Life Christian Center here in Turlock.

Experience: 1985 - present @ Yoshino/Shaw & Associates 

List of Past Projects:

  • Udder Place Bar,  2014         Turlock, CA
  • Dustbowl Tasting Room, 2011                                            Turlock, CA
  • 1st Step Dental Office, 2011                                               Turlock, CA
  • Hilmar Community Clinic, 2011                                            Hilmar, CA
  • Hart-Ransom School New Multi-use/Gym/Classroom & Relocatable. Charter School Classroom Building  (Phase - 2 work), ,  2011                      Modesto, CA
  • Maral Warren’s custom home, 2011                                     Patterson, CA
  • Corporation Yard for Patterson Public Works Dept. 2010       Patterson, CA
  • Angela’s Sweets … Sprinkled with Love Bakery,     2009        Turlock, CA
  • Merced Dental Office,  2008                                               Merced, CA
  • 3-Story Office w/Parking for Century 21 M&M Realty, 2008   Oakdale, CA                 
  • Yosemite Medical Arts Complex,   2007                               MantecaCA
  • Mercantile Building Interior & Exterior Remodels,   2006        Turlock, CA
  • Hart-Ransom School Modernization Phase,  2006                 Modesto, CA
  • Alan Vallarine’s Medical Office Complex,  2001                     Turlock, CA
  • Turlock Salvation Army Multi-use & Chapel buildings,  2001 & 2007
  • Bistro 234 Restaurant remodel,    2000                                Turlock, CA
  • Main Street Plaza, Retail Center,  1999                                 Turlock, CA 
  • Wahl Willemse Office Building remodel,    1999                     Turlock, CA
  • Hawkeye Professional Office Center,   1991                          Turlock, CA


1998 Architect, State of California, number C27389



Member of American Institute of Architects  & the local Sierra Valley Chapter (AIASV) 1998 - Present

  •         Board of Directors ; 1999 - 2001
  •         AIASV Secretary;  2002 – 2003
  •         AIASV Vice President;  2004
  •         AIASV President;  2005
  • BNI  President ,  2015- 2016