Grapevine, Texas (PRWEB) February 05, 2014
KSQ Architects is pleased to announce the addition of Douglas Koehne, AIA, as the firm’s Director of K-12 Planning. He will be responsible for design, programming, planning, and project management for K-12 school districts across Texas and the Southwest, and work out of the firm’s office in Grapevine, Texas.
Founded in 1988, KSQ Architects is a full-service architectural firm that specializes in collegiate life, K-12, and multi-family housing facilities throughout the U.S. The firm offers programming, planning, architectural and interior design services.
Koehne–who has 20 years of experience in planning, facility assessment, programming, and design of both new school construction and facility renovations and modernization–has completed school projects throughout the state of Texas. During his career he has led bond projects and handled the master planning for multiple Dallas-Fort Worth and North Texas school districts, including Richardson ISD, Arlington ISD, and Maypearl ISD. His project experience extends to over 100 completed education projects.
“Douglas’ impact on K-12 educational design in Texas is undeniable,” says KSQ Principal Sean Studzinski. “His professional background will compliment the goals and objectives of KSQ Architects as we continue to establish long term relationships with school administrators in Texas and beyond.”
Douglas holds a Bachelor of Architecture from The University of Texas at Austin. His educational involvement includes the AIA Committee on Architecture for Education, Texas Association of School Boards, and the Council of Educational Facility Planners International. Additionally, Douglas plays an active role in public-community service through his participation in the Green Corn Project, The 1% Pro Bono Design Program of Public Architecture, and as a Habitat for Humanity volunteer.
In addition to being named as one of the “Best Firms to Work For” and the #29 “Hot Firm” out of 100 by Zweig White, KSQ is also a Top 300 Design Firm by Architectural Record and recently opened a new office in Colorado.
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With offices in Oklahoma, New York, Texas, and Colorado, KSQ Architects is a full-service planning, architecture and interior design firm specializing in higher education, K-12 schools and multifamily housing throughout the United States. KSQ has completed projects nationwide on more than 47 campuses totaling $1 billion in construction.