Assoc. AIA / PartnerEmail Brad
Brad is a partner at the firm with experience in schematic design, design development, construction documents, contract development, construction administration, estimating, and inspection services. Mr. Dietzenbach also oversees daily operations of the firm, project development and scheduling, and client relations. He had three years of experience with another architectural firm prior to joining VanDeWalle Architects in 1996.
Northern State University
A.S. Pre-Architecture, 1994
B.S. Industrial Technologies, 1996
NCARB, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, CPHC / PartnerEmail Katie
Katie is a partner at the firm with a full range of experience in the architectural field including: design, project management, construction documents, and construction administration. She joined the firm in July 2008 after receiving her Master of Architecture degree from North Dakota State University. Katie’s credentials include LEED AP BD+C and PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC), the most stringent energy accreditation in the US which focuses on high performance, low energy design.
North Dakota State University
Master of Architecture, 2008
B.S. in Environmental Design, 2007
U.S. Green Building Council: LEED Accredited Professional, 2009
PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant, 2016
Licensed Architect in South Dakota (#13253), Iowa (#06777), North Dakota (#2352), Minnesota (#51158), Wyoming (C-2948), Colorado (ARC.00403782), Nebraska (A-4750), Kansas (7730) & Wisconsin (13229-5).
LEED AP BD+C / Project ManagerEmail Travis
Travis is a project manager with experience in construction documents, schematic design and design development with the most recent version of Building Information Modeling (B.I.M.) software, and construction administration. He graduated from Southeast Technical Institute in 2001 and accepted a position at VanDeWalle Architects. Mr. Stuntebeck is a LEED Accredited Professional demonstrating a thorough understanding of green building techniques, the LEED Green Building Rating System, and the certification process governed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
Southeast Technical Institute
A.S. Architectural Engineering Technology, 2001
U.S. Green Building Council: 2009; LEED Accredited Professional
NCARB, AIA / Project ArchitectEmail Aaron
Aaron is a project architect with experience in schematic design, design development, construction documents, architectural renderings and planning studies with the most recent version of Building Information Modeling (B.I.M.) software. His studies at North Dakota State University included a concentration on historical preservation. Aaron is back with VanDeWalle Architects after working for a large firm in the Minneapolis metro area. Prior to that, Aaron completed a summer internship with VanDeWalle.
North Dakota State University
Master of Architecture, 2015
B.S. in Environmental Design, 2014
Licensed Architect in South Dakota
Architectural DesignerEmail Cody
Cody is an architectural designer experienced with construction documents, schematic design and design development in the most recent version of Building Information Modeling (B.I.M.) software. He has over seven years of experience in the architecture and construction industry and was a residential designer before accepting a position at VanDeWalle Architects.
I have had the pleasure of working with VanDeWalle Architects for over 15 years, and I have yet to be disappointed with our interactions and my experience. They are a very creative and competitive group, who work very well in collaboration with any team or customer.Chris Thorkelson, CEO/President