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BSB Design Expands Board of Directors by Two Members, Announces New Chairman

This month Partner and Vice President of Operations, Bradley Sonnenburg, and Partner and Market Leader, Todd Meckley, were elected to BSB Design’s Board of Directors – expanding its voting membership from five to seven. Senior Partner, Stephen Moore, was also re-elected. This past December, the Board also voted to make President/CEO, Daniel Swift, AIA, the new Chairman.

“Please join me in congratulating our three elected Board of Directors. We are excited about what the passion and expertise of our two new members adds to our Board and we look forward to achieving our next level of success under the guidance of this expanded team.” – Chairman-President, CEO, Dan Swift.

BSB Design’s Board of Directors provides leadership for carrying out BSB Design’s vision and mission, as well as ensuring the continued viability of the firm and protecting the interests of its stakeholders.

Board Elects Three, Two New Board Members Added

Steve Moore

Stephen C. Moore – Senior Partner – Des Moines

Steve Moore will return to the BOD and will serve a three-year term. With an architecture degree from the University of Virginia, Steve has spent over 30 years in the housing industry and currently leads the marketing efforts at BSB Design.

Steve Moore provides a voice to help our firm be widely understood and embraced as innovation leaders.

Brad Sonnenburg

Bradley D. Sonnenburg – Partner – Phoenix

Brad Sonnenburg is now a voting Member and will serve a three-year term. Brad has over 20 years of experience and design expertise with all types of products, single family development, small lot cluster homes, townhomes, rental apartments and infill development. With an extensive background in project management, construction documents, staff management and field coordination, Brad directs business development, contracts, budgeting, design and scheduling in our Phoenix office.

Brad Sonnenburg proves that the dream of hard work, extra effort, focus and persistence can lead to great opportunity and success.

Partner, Market Leader – Multifamily and Student Housing

Todd Meckley is now a voting Member and will serve a two-year term.  Todd founded Entasis Design in 2005 and merged with BSB Design in 2015. As a BSB Design Partner, he is responsible for developing new business relationships. But with over 20 years of experience in architecture, site development and construction, and as a LEED Accredited Professional since 2007, Todd is also actively involved in managing existing client projects.

Todd Meckley knows more about multifamily and student housing feasibility planning than most developers we know.

President/CEO, Daniel Swift, AIA, Elected As New Chairman

“It is with pleasure that I announce that by unanimous vote Dan Swift has been elected Chairman of the Board. Please join me in congratulating Dan.” – Founder and most-recent past Chairman, Douglas Sharp, AIA.

Daniel R. Swift, Chairman-President, CEO

Dan Swift is now Chairman-President, CEO at BSB Design. Dan is an award-winning architect with experience in many different product types including single family, multifamily and mixed use. He has developed a vast knowledge of, and sensitivity to, the changing trends of the industry. As President of BSB Design, Dan oversees the firm’s design and business development efforts in multiple markets nationwide.

Dan Swift fills us with energy, leadership, vision and growth to inspire the BSB family to grow its legacy.

BSB Design’s 2017 Board of Directors

Daniel R. Swift, AIA – Chairman-President, CEO — Des Moines
Douglas N. Buster – Founder — Chicago
Douglas R. Sharp, AIA – Founder — Des Moines
Stephen C. Moore – Senior Partner — Des Moines
Joe A. Safin, AIA – Senior Partner – Vice President of Operations — Chicago
Bradley D. Sonnenburg – Partner – Vice President of Operations — Phoenix
Todd Meckley – Partner, Market Leader – Multifamily and Student Housing — Charlotte

BSB Design’s first board meeting of 2017 will be held in March at the firm’s Corporate Headquarters, located in West Des Moines, Iowa.

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