Senior Architect




Iowa State University
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture


Having managed project teams in a number of firms over the last 25 years Michael Derrig has a broad range of experience and expertise.  His expertise includes working with clients to meet their design goals and cost expectations on an established timely schedule.  Mr. Derrig has experience working with the owner and the design team from project conception through construction completion to meet all of the goals defined by the owner.

The range of project types include K-12 education, higher education, multi-family mixed use, ecclesiastical, municipal/governmental, office, hospitality, banking and retail design.

Position Description

Having achieved an extensive background as an architect Mr. Derrig serves as a Senior Architect for the firm.  His primary responsibilities include working with a project design team to develop the details of the project from conception through contract documents including bidding and construction administration.  His responsibilities include programming, space planning, site design, code review and life safety analysis, accessibility analysis, cost estimating, specification writing and completion of contract documents.  Michael also has experience implementing sustainable design concepts as cohesive components of the overall project design.