About Us

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Rick Neuhaus, AIA, NCARB

Rick is a graduate of the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana with 40 years of experience in the profession managing and heading projects of varying size and scope including retail, banking, housing, offices, apartments, manufacturing, industrial, warehousing and state of the art automated distribution centers. 

Rick has been responsible for the management and oversight of all project phases including but not limited to: kickoff and programming, schematic design, bid & construction documents, construction administration, shop drawing review, owner meetings, project coordination meetings, code review, handling permitting and zoning approvals with local authorities, design fee analysis, consultant supervision/coordination and job site visits. 

Over the years Rick has been the key point person for more than 35 projects around the country for the Walgreens Company including new construction, renovations and additions for their distribution centers, warehouses, regional full-case facilities, call centers and stores. 

Education and Registration:

  • University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL. Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies. Graduated 1978
  • University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL. Master of Architectural (Structures Option). Graduated 1981
  • NCARB Certification
  • Licensed in 9 States (Illinois, Missouri, North Carolina, Indiana, Mississippi, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Texas)
  • Affiliations: American Institute of Architects

Mark G. Neimeyer, AIA

Mark is a 1976 graduate of SIU Carbondale with 44 years of experience, including many state, federal, county and city funded projects. Mark has completed a LEED gold building, several solar panel retrofit, wind turbine and other green building technology projects.

Mark has managed many unique projects including secured lobbies for jails, police stations, city halls and schools.  Other projects include unique moisture mitigation repairs for roofs, skylights, storefronts, exterior skins, and water proofing underground spaces.

Mark has worked with many local contractors under design/build and limited service agreements and with specialty design firms as may be required for unique project requirements.  

Education and Registration:

  • SIU Carbondale, IL. School of Architectural Technology.  Graduated 1976
  • Registration: Registered Architect in Illinois (1985)
  • Certification: LEED™ Accredited Professional B, D&C
  • Affiliations: American Institute of Architects, U.S. Green Building Council