Practice LeadersView Our Team
Jack BarbacciaView Bio
Jack Barbaccia manages high-rise and mid-rise projects in Chicago and throughout the Midwest. He has more than 20 years of experience in multi-family and hospitality building typologies.
Associate Partner Architecture
Willy BermudezView Bio
Willy Bermudez is a dedicated and highly motivated senior designer with more than 20 years of experience in single and multi-family residential design as well as retail interiors. He has focused his career on new construction, renovation, and expansion. He also has significant experience in the planning of complex large-scale residential, student housing, hotel, and mixed-use projects. Willy is a valued leader at BKV Group and is known for his contemporary design aesthetic, attention to detail, and collaborative approach to leadership.
Jack BoarmanView Bio
Chief Executive Officer
Jack Boarman has more than 40 years of experience in the design of government, higher-education, residential, and mixed use buildings. Since founding the firm in 1978, Jack has led the firm’s team-oriented design approach in the development of quality architecture across the country. He has expanded the design practice for planning, programming and design of urban redevelopment projects and historic renovations.
Jonathan DelcambreView Bio
Jonathan has wide-ranging experience in the field of architecture and design from various sectors around the globe. Over the course of his career, he has helped create and produce a wide range of design concepts and documentation including, educational facilities, single family homes, international airports, hospitality, master planning, and large mixed-use towers.
Associate Partner Landscape Architecture
Brady HalversonView Bio
Director of Landscape Architecture
Brady’s work includes a broad range of project types including site design, master planning, corridor and transit-oriented development studies, comprehensive and redevelopment planning and process facilitation, and new town planning for both public and private clients. A common thread in all of Brady’s work is an emphasis on sustainability and creation of meaningful places that offer unique design solutions specific to each client’s needs.
Mark HarrisView Bio
Mark’s award-winning national design expertise includes casinos, hotels, government, corporate, K-12, and higher educational projects. His design strategies target customer experiences, learning styles and the integration of community/cultural interpretations within corporate, education and government environments. Mark’s approach, working in close collaboration with his clients, is an integrated process weaving together the disciplines of planning, architecture and complex project requirements. His goal is to maximize design opportunities to create humane and innovative spaces. He is a natural leader and client advocate. Mark is committed to realizing project goals through design excellence and remains involved in every phase of the design process.
Associate Partner Interior Design
Liza KapisakView Bio
Liza delivers design solutions that focus on aesthetic appearance while delivering functionality and efficiency. She has extensive experience in communicating with clients to develop programming and comprehensive concepts while exploring creative space planning solutions as well as finish and furnishing selections. She partners closely with architects, engineers, consultants and other professionals on all projects to ensure success.
Michael KrychView Bio
Michael has over 20 years of national, award-winning residential urban design experience. His career has focused on urban design and development for housing and mixed-use developments. He has guided our in-house design process to involve communities, creating excellence and consensus for the developer and the neighborhood. As the design partner on major projects such as Flux, Mill District City Apartments, and Schmidt Artist Lofts, he has introduced unique building concepts and dwelling unit design to provide innovative residential environments. Together with the partners at BKV Group, he has been at the forefront of redesigning and constructing our urban communities and enhancing the quality of residential lifestyle living, especially in the Twin Cities.
John MaistoView Bio
As a Partner in BKV’s Washington, DC office, John Maisto brings over 20 years of experience in multifamily, affordable and senior housing projects throughout the region. John has been involved in all aspects of architectural practice on both small and large scale projects, and ensures that the conception and execution of a building flows smoothly throughout all phases of the design and construction process.
Partner Interior Design
Kelly NaylorView Bio
Director of Interior Design
As a partner and leader in our Interiors Group, Kelly has a broad range of project experience including residential, government, corporate, and higher education. Kelly’s expertise extends from design reviews and team staffing to sustainability education and constructability reviews. Kelly’s passion for ecological and environmentally smart processes and her focus on project vision help provide unique solutions and compelling, sustainable designs for each client.
Mathew NugentView Bio
Director of Project Management
Mathew is a leader in our multi-family housing practice group and brings a great depth of experience and insight to these projects. His expertise in synthesizing existing conditions, client needs, and complexities of construction ensures successful results.
Chris PalkowitschView Bio
Chris’ architectural experience is focused on senior, affordable, and market rate housing. Chris is passionate about creating high quality and innovative architecture. He believes in a client-focused approach that emphasizes collaboration to create exceptional and highly functional projects. As a design lead for BKV Group, Chris combines his senior housing project experience with ingenuity and client input to develop designs that enhance the lives of residents.
Associate Partner Architecture
John TreiberView Bio
John has experience in design and project management of multiple project types including mixed-use and build-to-suit commercial, residential and retail renovations and new construction. John’s role involves working closely with clients, often involving multiple stakeholders to understand their mission and unique project requirements, and developing architectural solutions that enhance their operational goals.
Partner Construction Administration
Thomas DaszkiewiczView Bio
Director of Quality Assurance and Construction Administration
Tom is the leader of our Construction Administration and Quality Assurance departments and closely monitors BKV Group projects during the construction phase. He and the CA team ensure that our clients’ vision and our design intent is completely and accurately realized in the field. His expertise spans multiple project types including government, mixed-use, multi-family and hospitality.