Erik is an award-winning design leader with 25 years of experience conceiving projects and places in urban and campus contexts with a focus on meaningful place making and the transformative potential of design. Erik is a holistic-minded, inventive thought leader who has demonstrated exceptional leadership as a design practitioner and engaged community advocate for design excellence. His diverse portfolio includes planning and design for higher education, civic, commercial, healthcare, science and technology, and public art. Erik’s work is distinguished by thoughtfulness and quality in conception and execution and demonstrates a broad creative range in which the opportunities of a place and program are manifested in unique and memorable solutions shaped by the focused aspirations of the client and creative team. His work has been recognized for design quality and clients enjoy his creative approach, and collaborative and engaging design leadership.