December 27, 2018

1. Where did you grow up? I was born and raised right on the border of Indiana and Ohio in Richmond, Indiana, a town of about 30,000 people.  It's two hours directly south of Fort Wayne on Highway 27.

2. Why did you get into architecture?  Ah, the infamous que...

October 25, 2018

Over the last fifteen years, downtown Fort Wayne has seen an unprecedented amount of investment.

Projects ranging from Parkview Field to the GE campus have inspired many to imagine what else our community could accomplish in the next 15 years. However, it’s a different...

October 9, 2018

1. Where did you grow up? I grew up on Apple Road, in Osceola, Indiana. For the more geographically-challenged, it’s about 20 minutes east of Notre Dame’s campus.

2. Why did you get into architecture?  Growing up in a small town as a child, I traveled a lot with my pare...

August 10, 2018

1. Where did you grow up?

I grew up a 90’s cul-de-sac kid, just north of the Fort Wayne city limits. I was usually outside riding bikes or playing sports. I attended Holy Cross Lutheran Grade School and Concordia High School.

2. Why did you get into architecture?

When I d...

July 6, 2018

Since 1981, we here at MKM have endeavored to become industry thought leaders through the exploration and development of innovations we bring to our projects and community. Our team is full of curious people, who continuously research strategies to improve the design a...

June 22, 2018



Downtown Auburn, Indiana is a special place. Its walkable urban streets and low-rise commercial storefronts surround the brilliant green lawn of the historic Nemaha County Courthouse, while Civil War Era buildings are scattered across the city. One such buil...

June 1, 2018

1. Where did you grow up? I grew up in rural northwest Allen County. When I was 12, we moved to Churubusco, where I still live today.

2. Why did you get into architecture?  Growing up I always had a passion for drawing and building things. When I was 9 or 10 years...

May 2, 2018

Hoosiers aren’t well. Honestly, far from it. If you look at Indiana’s well-being across various indicators, our state’s poor health is undeniable. It’s a problem with no obvious solution in sight. But if we intend to provide a prosperous future for younger generations,...

April 4, 2018

1. Where did you grow up? I have lived my whole life on the northeast side of Fort Wayne. I currently live within about five miles of where I grew up. I still shop at the same grocery store my parents shopped at when I was young.

2. Why did you get into architecture? My...

January 19, 2018


1. Where did you grow up? My family is rooted in the Niagara Falls / Buffalo, NY region, but I was born in Detroit, MI. We landed in Fort Wayne while I was still a young lad, just before the U.S. Bicentennial. From there, I hit the ground running—Wildcat Baseball, Fr...

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