BKV Group Announces New Partners and 2021 Staff Promotions

We are incredibly proud of our colleagues who are receiving leadership and position advancements this year.

These individuals have advanced our level of client service and project expertise, while becoming part of the next class of leadership that will abet our firm’s climb to the highest levels of design, ensuring our future is brightly lit in the way of innovation and ingenuity.

Our newest partners


With 20 years of experience in single and multi-family residential design as well as retail interiors, Willy has differentiated himself through a uniquely diverse set of project experiences that encompass new construction, renovation, expansion, and planning of complex, large-scale residential, student housing, hotel, and mixed-use projects. Willy is a valued leader at BKV Group, known for his contemporary design aesthetic, attention to detail, and consistently motivating team members to achieve deadlines and effectively work within challenging project constraints.


Bill has over 33 years of experience in mechanical systems design, and is a trusted practice leader for the firm, exemplified through his robust client and industry experience, and his proactive design approach to the mechanical engineering discipline. Bill’s project work is diverse and wide-ranging, having experience in housing, retail, hospitality, commercial, healthcare, higher education, and government projects.

KYLER QUEEN, M.A. // Partner

With a decade of marketing experience, complemented by a Master’s degree in Interior Design and leadership roles in the A/E/C industry, Kyler has creatively built the bridge between clients, and BKV Group’s projects, people, and ideas. In overseeing internal and external marketing efforts and initiatives firmwide, Kyler has carved out a key leadership role in the firm by effectively leveraging BKV’s talent and comprehensive set of design services to win new business, and develop successful outreach strategies aimed at growing the BKV brand nationally and globally.



Emily Sawyer – Senior Associate

Ralitsa Todorova-Beyzadova – Senior Associate

Aaron Johnson – Associate

Christian Kuhn – Associate

Marvin Moss – Associate

Thomas Nguyen – Associate

Michael Ruth – Associate


Robert Ewert – Senior Project Manager

Susan Morgan – Senior Project Manager

Elaine Fitzgerald – Director of Specifications (IL, DC)

Jeff Ellingson – Project Manager II

Vince Finney – Senior Structural Designer

Meron Gebru – Mechanical Designer III

Alex Griebel – Project Architect I

Brandon Hines – Construction Administrator III

Mike Kostick – Senior Structural Engineer

Morgan Kuehn – Structural Engineer I

Marvin Moss – Senior Project Architect

Anni Pi – Project Architect II

Aidan Raden – Electrical Designer III

Raj Singh – Architectural Designer III

Ethan Scholl – Senior Mechanical Engineer

John Volinkaty – Electrical Designer III

Ben Yonce – Project Manager II

Congratulations to those who have received a promotion this year, and we hope everyone’s New Years begins happy and healthy!

-The Partners of BKV Group