“I see integrated design as the nexus of unique viewpoints working together to solve a client challenge.”
Chris is a natural problem-solver who has focused his career on education design. He believes in creating design solutions that holistically transform the outcomes of education for all learners.
Chris uses his leadership ability and creative planning skills to collaborate with members of the global K-12 studio, and serve as a mentor to younger K-12 design staff. He respectively challenges the educational “status quo” in order to make the very best of what can be a rare opportunity to help shape new learning spaces. His passion and energy for creating a better tomorrow and his empathetic approach to planning and design have led to numerous national design awards and recognition for his projects. A well-known leader in the industry, Chris is regularly invited to present on timely topics at education conferences and is currently serving as President of the Association for Learning Environments, Minnesota Chapter.
“The ability to help a client develop an educational idea and ultimately watch as students experience it firsthand is very rewarding.”