A native of Iowa, John came to South Carolina and joined the firm in 2003 after two years overseas and two years in Chicago. In addition to a variety of project types, John has managed several intensive historic rehabilitation projects, including renovations to the South Carolina State Museum and South Carolina State University’s Lowman Hall, both on the National Register of Historic Places, and has extensive experience with Department of Interior Standards. John met his wife Mandy (a Columbia native) while overseas and together have three young daughters. Besides volunteering in the community, John is active in his local church.


Iowa State University, Bachelor of Architecture, 1999
Iowa State University, OPN Scholar, 1999


Board of Directors Midlands Housing Trust Fund
Member – Governor’s Energy Independence & Sustainable Construction Advisory Committee
SC State Historic Preservation Conference Speaker, 2011
Member – AIA South Carolina
Member – USGBC South Carolina
Member – Affordable Housing Coalition of South Carolina