"After helping build architectural practices for over 30 years, establishing a DLR Group presence in Kenya and the Middle East has been a highlight of my career. I realize this is a unique opportunity to demonstrate how the built environment can transform communities."
Jeff is the Managing Director of DLR Group's operations in Africa and the Middle East. Working with a dedicated team of professionals, he is responsible for establishing and executing the firm’s growth plans in these two regions. As the senior DLR Group leader in Africa and Middle East, Jeff speaks at conferences in the region addressing mixed-use design, workforce development strategies, how architecture effects local economies, and why good design is good business
He has a passion for using design and project financial understanding to address the increasing challenges that clients and communities face in an ever-evolving world. He believes combining local leadership with international experience leads to solutions that best support business and community objectives
"Jeff has shown me what it means to be a professional architect on every level. His dedication to design excellence, ability to build client relationships, and how he provides service through attention to detail makes him an amazing person to work with." - DLR Group Senior Associate David Ciavarell
Jeff serves on the Iowa State University College of Design Advisory Board, Architecture Advisory Program.